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Title: Direct Support Professional Community-$13.25/hr-Syracuse, N.Y.
Job Type: Service Worker
Department: Community Habilitation
Online Application: Click Here
Contact Person: Amy Rivera

Job Summary:

Direct Support Professional - Community   

Job Purpose  

As a Direct Support Professional for Community you will be assisting individuals with brain injury, intellectual disabilities, and other neurological disabilities in achieving a challenging, stimulating, dignified life by serving as an advocate and liaison for and on behalf of individuals’ rights and benefits.     

  

Responsibilities:    

  • Maintain the health and well-being of the individuals EPILEPSY-PRALID, INC serves    
  • 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, and domestic skills to ensure individuals’ goal plans are followed; transport individuals as directed    
  • Maintain accurate, up-dated charting and documentation per regulations    
  • Report all policy violations to appropriate personnel    
  • Assist management with individuals’ personal goal plans    
  • Attend staff meetings as directed to evaluate and promote effectiveness of both the individual program and the general program    
  • Promote workplace safety

         
Qualifications:   

  • Maintain a valid New York State driver’s license; a vehicle is required to perform the job    
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent    
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds     
  • Must be trained in all required training within 90 days of being hired and maintain current certifications with all required training       
  • 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
recruiter@epiny.org