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Title: Community Habilitation Direct Support Professional -Rochester, N.Y.
Job Type: Service Worker
Department: Community
Online Application: Click Here
Contact Person: Mike Palmer

Job Summary:

At Epilepsy-Pralid Inc. (EPI), our mission is to be a successful partner for all people with epilepsy, developmental disabilities, or brain injuries as they strive to remove barriers to their personal fulfillments. EPI has an enduring legacy of partnering with those we support, their families, and others in the community to provide education, training, advocacy, and tailored support solutions to meet the physical, behavioral, and social needs of each person who chooses our agency as a trusted resource. Our vision is for all people in our community with developmental disabilities or brain injuries to receive the support they need to live the life of their choosing.

Key Tasks:

Maintain the health and well-being of the people EPILEPSY-PRALID supports.Provide supervision, training, and assistance in accomplishing activities of daily living, which includes, but is not limited to, self-care skills, social   skills, recreation skills, community skills, money management skills, and volunteer opportunities to ensure their goal plans are followed.Transport people as directed.Maintain accurate, up-dated charting and documentation per regulations.Report all policy violations to appropriate personnel.Assist management with personal goal plansAttend staff meetings as directed to evaluate and promote effectiveness of both the specific program and the general program.Promote workplace safety.

Minimum Qualifications:

High school graduate or equivalent; one-year experience in the human service field preferred.Maintain a valid New York State driver's license; a vehicle is required to perform the jobMust be able to lift 50 poundsMust be trained in all required trainings within 90 days of being hired and maintain current certifications with all required trainingsMust be able to read, write, and speak EnglishMust demonstrate effective verbal and written communications skills.

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.

Apply in person Monday-Friday, 8am-3:30pm.
You may also apply by fax or email.

2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 442-6420
(585)442-6964 Fax