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Title: Self-Direction Staff (Comm Hab)-Rochester, N.Y
Job Type: Service Worker
Department: Self-Direction
Online Application: Click Here
Contact Person: Amy Rivera

Job Summary:

*** Once your application has been submitted, please email episd@epiny.org to start the hiring process***

Job Summary: 6 Hours per week @ $18.00 per hour 

Community Hab Staff Needed: As a Direct Support Professional you will assist a 18-year-old boy, with High Functioning Autism, with various life skills, executive function skills and community activities. Special interests include but are not limited to: Art, Drawing, Animation, Origami, Super Heroes, You Tube, Legos, Puppets, Muppets, Ventriloquist Dummies, Claw Machines, Geo caching, etc.. We would love to find someone who shares similar interests!


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 •Self-Hired staff are required to use the digital AGENCY android/iOS mobile application for this position and must have access to a smart device  

• 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

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