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Title: Direct Support Professional SD-#13833- Penn Yan, N.Y.
Job Type: Worker
Department: Self Direction
Online Application: Click Here
Contact Person: Tiara Benion

Job Summary:

Job Purpose:
Assist 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.

Essential Functions:
• 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

Additionally;
• Hours: afternoons or evenings on weekdays
• Needs assistance with: Dressing, feeding, toileting
• Uses a week chair, visually impaired
• No Smoking
• Enjoys being out in the community, local events, volunteering, and cooking

Education and Experience:
• High school graduate or equivalent; one-year experience in the human service field preferred.

Qualifications:
• Maintain a valid New York State driver’s license; a vehicle is required to perform the job
• Must be able to lift 50 pounds
• Must be trained in all required trainings within 90 days of being hired and maintain current certifications with all required trainings
• Must be able to read, write, and speak English
• Must 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
recruiter@epiny.org