The Arc Of Steuben
  • 12-Sep-2018 to 31-Dec-2018 (EST)
  • West St.
  • Hornell, NY, USA
  • 10.51
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Comprehensive


Direct Support Professional I

 

Full-Time, Non Exempt

 

LOCATION: Hornell, NY

                                                           

Are you interested in working with individuals that have intellectual and developmental disabilities? Are you honest, hardworking, energetic, and creative? At the Arc of Steuben you can help individuals improve and enhance the quality of their lives through support and advocacy.

 

The Arc of Steuben is committed to a person-centered approach to providing services to the people we support. This philosophy also applies to the people who work for our agency. We're as committed to your success as we are to the success of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

 

We work to provide quality education, leadership, teamwork and career development in a positive, fun and healthy environment. That's part of the reason we were named one of the Best Companies to Work for in New York State by the New York State Society for Human Resources Management and Best Companies Group.

 

SCHEDULE:

Saturday: 3:00p to 12:00a

Sunday: 3:00p to 12:00a

Monday: 3:00p to 12:00a

Tuesday: 3:00p to 12:00a

Associate Meeting every other Wednesday: 9:00a to 12:00p

 

JOB SUMMARY

Under the direction of the Residence Coordinator, Relief Coordinator, or Senior Program Coordinator this position is responsible for maintaining an environment in the program which encourages and facilitates optimal personal development and provides person directed services and ensures the health and safety of the individuals served.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:       

  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • CPR/First Aid/AED and SCIP Certification within the first three months of hire.
  • This person must possess a valid NYS driver's license and maintain a safe driving record per agency policy. Additionally, this person must maintain up to date insurance and provide proof thereof, as they may be required to transport people that are served by the agency in their personal vehicle.
  • Associates must have a minimum of six (6) months of experience working with IDD populations
  • Associates will only be allowed to "job shadow" at West Street, prior to completion of the following:
    • Justice Center Criminal Background Check (fingerprinting)
    • Mental Hygiene Law check
    • Child Abuse Check through OCFS
  • Associates must be certified in Core, Specialized, and Advanced SCIP maneuvers within 2 months of hire.
  • Associates must obtain Medication Administration Certification within 6 months of hire.

 

BENEFITS:                           

  • Paid Time Off
  • Discount Programs
  • A Variety of Healthcare Options
  • Flexible Spending Programs
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Associate Recognition Programs
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Comprehensive Paid Training
  • Family Oriented Work Environment
  • Holiday, Bereavement, Jury Duty, and Sick Pay
  • Working for a non-profit agency may qualify you for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program through the Federal Government

 

HOW TO APPLY:                  Please apply through our Website: http://arcofsteuben.org

 

SALARY:                               $10.51 per hour, plus $1.50 stipend per hour worked

                                                $11.34 per hour, plus $1.50 stipend per hour worked

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