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Title: Self-Direction - Direct Support Professional- Rochester, NY
Job Type: Direct Care
Department: Self-Direction
Online Application: Click Here
Contact Person: Jennifer Lauritzen

Job Summary:


Monroe County, NY area


Provide on-going support and personal assistants to individuals with disabilities who manage their services and providers. Flexible hours and varied pay rates.


As a Self-hired Habilitator your primary role is to work with individuals with developmental disabilities and assist them in becoming more integrated into the community. Think about this: Why do you get up in the morning? What drives you to make a difference each day? In this position you will utilize your communication skills to help empower these individuals to teach their goals, complete exciting and fulfilling activities in the community, and lead an engaged life.


High School Diploma or equivalent

Valid New York State driver's license; a vehicle is required to perform the job

Must be able to read, write and speak English

Must be trained in all required trainings within 90 days of being hired and maintain current certifications with all required trainings

Must demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills


Application can be submitted via our careers page https://www.epiny.org/careers.php

Resumes can be directed to jlauritzen@epiny.org


At Epilepsy-Pralid Inc. (EPI), our mission is to be a successful partner for all individuals 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 serve, 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 individuals in our community with developmental disabilities or brain injuries to receive the support they need to live the life of their choosing.

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