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Self Direction Community Hab. #13898

Rochester, NY, USA Req #37
Monday, July 13, 2020
We accept applications for open positions. We don’t keep resumes on file, so please resubmit your resume for any new position you qualify for. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Purpose:

You will have the opportunity to support people with intellectual/developmental disabilities as

they become further integrated into their communities. Daily, you will use your training as well

as your own knowledge and skills to support and guide people toward a healthy and safe lifestyle

of their choosing.

  

Essential Functions:

  • Seeking self-hired staff person to work with young adult in his own apartment in the Webster area & in the nearby community.
  • Grocery shopping
  • Explore things to do in the community
  • Help the person find out about volunteer opportunities
  • Accompany the person to medical appointments to help him understand information
  • Accompany the person to gym & exercise programs such as water walking
  • Go with the person on walking for exercise in the community
  • Provide encouragement & social support when going out in the community

 

Hours: Saturdays & Sundays from 11 AM – 4 PM with possible additional hours.

             Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 1 PM

Competitive wages!

 

 Education and Experience:

·         High School Diploma/GED

  

Qualifications:

  • Valid & Current New York State Driver’s License
  • Reliable Personal Vehicle
  • The staff person will need to be honest & straightforward.  The staff person needs to be able to encourage the individual to be more independent & self-confident around other people out in the community.
  • All trainings provided by Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc

 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Must be able to lift, transfer, and move at least 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to talk, hear, stand for extended periods of time, walk, sit, twist, bend, use hand to finger, stretch with hands and arms
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: o   Close vision  o   Ability to adjust focus


 

Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Employment Requirements

All Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. employees must have:
- A valid NYS driver license
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift, transfer and move 50 lbs
- A high school diploma or Equivalent.



2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 442-6420
(585)442-6964 Fax
recruiter@epiny.org

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Rochester, NY, USA