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Immediate Openings - March 2016

**Receive up to $500 SIGN-ON BONUS if hired as DSP**

DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS - DSP – FT/PT - $ up to $500 SIGN-ON BONUS $  -  Throughout Westchester   
 

Job Title: ASSISTANT HABILITATION INSTRUCTOR / SUB-DRIVER

Location: North Westchester

Job Description: Function as a consumer instructor.  Assist in developing and implementing community based/in house consumer programming in accordance with their needs, preferences and desires as per their individuals Service & Habilitation Plan.  Provide services in accordance with all relevant regulations. Has the responsibility of transportation of consumers to and from program on an ongoing substitute basis. Requires H.S Diploma/GED and a valid NYS Driver’s License. Experience working with DD population preferred.

 

Job Title: ASSISTANT TEACHER

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Assistant Teacher needed for early childhood program serving children with disabilities in Westchester County. Job duties include play and learning activities in a preschool classroom working under the direction of the Teacher. Experience working with young children and knowledge of developmental disabilities preferred.  Requires HS Diploma and NYS Teacher’s Assistant Certification, college is preferred but not required.

 

Job Title: CAMP NURSE I – LPN              

Job Location:    Westchester/Putnam -  40 hrs/wk for 10 weeks

Job Description: Responsible to administer medication, provide first aid and assist in reviewing physicals.

 

Job Title: CAMP NURSE III – RN        

Job Location: Westchester/Putnam  10 hrs/wk for 10 weeks

Job Description: Responsible to supervise two LPN’s and be on call throughout the ten week summer program.

 

Job Title: CAREER PLANNER

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Responsible to coordinate, develop, create and implement employment opportunities using Person Centered Planning methods and techniques in accordance with the needs of the individuals served. Other responsibilities include building relationships with families, employers and regulatory entities to serve and support the individuals served. Requires HS Diploma/GED, a valid NYS Driver’s License, a reliable car and one (1) year experience with DD population; Bachelor’s degree in related field is preferred. Must be flexible, reliable, and take initiative. Ability to work effectively with employers, families, interdepartmental staff and other community and corporate contacts.

 

Job Title: COMMUNITY CHOICES INSTRUCTOR

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Function as a consumer instructor.  Develop and implement community based consumer programming/ integration in accordance with their needs, preferences and desires as per their Individual Service and Habilitation Plan.  Maintain health and safety standards. Position will specifically work within the “Choices” Without Walls program. Staff may be required to operate wheelchair accessible vehicle. Requires H.S Diploma, NYS Driver’s License, successful completion of OPWDD approved CPR/first aid certification.

 

Job Title: COMMUNITY HABILITATION COUNSELOR PER DIEM

Location: Westchester County

Job Description: Work with a person with developmental disability in their home.  Provide individual with assistance in acquiring and maintaining life skills that enable the individual to be independent. Activities are based on valued outcomes in accordance with the individual’s service plan. Requires HS Diploma and a valid NYS Driver’s License.

 

Job Title: COORDINATOR OF VOLUNTEERS – PT

Location:  Hawthorne

Job Description: Identify the critical volunteer needs of the Agency. Promote and publicize volunteer opportunities on-line and by participating in various events in the community, public events, etc. Recruit and select volunteers through event contacts, professional network and on-line inquiries.  Develop and implement training/orientation program as to Agency policies and volunteer tasks. This position includes supervision of volunteers, proper management and assessment of volunteer work, acknowledgement and recognition of volunteers. Requires Associate’s degree in a related field, Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 1 year experience in volunteer program coordination or program coordination in any other related social services field required. Excellent computer skills; specifically, Microsoft Word and Excel, Outlook.

 

Job Title: JOB PLACEMENT SPECIALIST

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Act as a liaison and advocate for individuals with disabilities employed in the community. Develops a Habilitation Plan and is responsible to implement the valued outcomes of the plan. Maintain contact with employers, families and service coordinators regarding progress or issues at the work site. Services may include job skills, interpersonal skills, job advancement skills and job retention skills.  Requires a NYS valid Driver’s License and a H.S. diploma/GED. AA degree in Human Services or related field or Bachelor’s degree is preferred. One year experience with DD population, individuals with disabilities or related field is preferred.

 

Job Title: HABILITATION INSTRUCTOR/ SUB-DRIVER – 3 positions

Job Location: Mt. Kisco

Job Description: Function as a consumer instructor.  Develop and implement community based/in house consumer programming in accordance with the needs, preferences and desires as per their individuals Service & Habilitation Plan.  Provide services in accordance with all relevant regulations.  Has the responsibility of transportation of consumers to and from program o a substitute basis. Requires H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid NYS Driver’s License. AA degree and experience working with DD population preferred.

 

Job Title: LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER  (LCSW)  Bilingual Spanish

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Arc of Westchester Article 16 Clinic seeks a NYS Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW on a contracted basis.  The position will conduct psychotherapy to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The successful candidate must hold and maintain a current NYS Clinical license. Must have knowledge and experience in the identification and treatment of mental health. Experience with individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities is preferred. Candidate must be Bilingual Spanish.

 

Job Title: MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATOR – Part Time

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: The position will support a caseload of individuals with developmental disabilities by providing services such as linkage and referral for benefits and services, advocacy, and monitoring of services and completion of the required corresponding documentation.  Flexibility in schedule is necessary. Requires an Associates Degree in a health or human services field, or BA with at least 20 credits in health and human services field, a valid NYS Driver’s License, one year experience working with ID/DD population and basic computer literacy. Should establish and maintain effective working relations, function independently, and be a self-starter.

 

Job Title: PHYSICAL THERAPIST - PT

Location: Westchester

Job Description: Arc of Westchester preschool, serving children with developmental disabilities ages 0-5, is seeking a NYS Registered Physical Therapist. BA degree, NYS Physical Therapy License and experience working with children as a physical therapist required. 

 

Job Title: RESPITE COUNSELOR

Location: Thornwood

Job Description: Provide families of children and adults with mild to severe developmental disabilities with respite services on weekdays and weekends. Attend to physical, safety, social and recreational needs of consumers staying at the house. Assist and instruct guest in the areas of self care, independent living, communication and socialization and physical health. Create a clean environment for guest to live in. Requires HS Diploma and a valid NYS Driver’s License.

 

Job Title: RESIDENCE MANAGER

Location: Cortlandt Manor

Job Description: Supervise operation of the residential program and all direct care staff. Ensure the residents’ physical, social, medical, emotional, communication, safety, recreational, and independent living needs are addressed. Carry a pager and be available for crisis and emergency situations 24/7. Requires Bachelors Degree with 1 year experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities or a HS Diploma with at least 3 years experience in residential setting working with individuals with developmental disabilities. A valid NYS driver’s license is required. 

 

Job Title: RESIDENCE MANAGER

Job  Location: Peekskill 

Job Description: Supervise operation of the residential program and all direct care staff. Ensure the residents’ physical, social, medical, emotional, communication, safety, recreational, and independent living needs are addressed. Carry a pager and be available for crisis and emergency situations 24/7. Requires Bachelors Degree with 1 year experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities or a HS Diploma with at least 3 years experience in residential setting working with individuals with developmental disabilities. A valid NYS driver’s license is required.

 

Job Title: SENIOR SUPPORT BROKER

Job Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: The position will assist individuals with the person-centered planning process by facilitating the circle of support and completing individualized broker plans and budgets for services. The Support Broker Coordinator may provide training and support to help the person gain skills and competencies needed to manage Self Directed Services. Candidate will be involved in the referral, intake, assignment and oversight of individuals requesting these services as well as the supervision of this program by various staff. Requires an Associates Degree in a health or human services field, or a degree in nursing as a Registered Nurse; Bachelor’s degree in Human Services field preferred, or Masters in Health/Human Services field. A valid NYS Driver’s License, one year experience working with ID/DD population or experience as a service coordinator or case manager, and one year experience as a support broker are also required. Experience accessing HCBS Waiver is preferred. Should be able to establish and maintain effective working relations, function independently, and be a self-starter.

 

Job Title: SPECIAL EDUCATION TEACHER – Leave Replacement

Location: Westchester                  

Job Description: The Children's School has several collaborative inclusion classes located in community early childhood settings for preschool students with a disability.  We are seeking a certified special education teacher, experienced working with young children with developmental delays and disabilities.  In addition to classroom management, curriculum development and lesson planning to design activities that meet the IEP goals for students, this position requires communication with parents, school districts and other professional clinicians, working on a collaborative team. Requires Graduation from College or University with a Masters Degree in Special Education and at least two years of experience.

 

Job Title: SUBSTITUTE ONE TO ONE AIDE

Location: Hawthorne

Job Description: Substitutes needed for early childhood program serving children with disabilities in Westchester County. Job duties include play and learning activities in a preschool classroom working under the direction of the Teacher. Experience working with young children and knowledge of developmental disabilities preferred.  Requires HS Diploma, college is preferred but not required.

 

Job Title: TREATMENT COORDINATOR

Location: Mount Kisco

Job Description: Develop, coordinate and implement consumer habilitation plans in accordance with their Individual Service Plan or  Comprehensive Functional Assessment.  Overall supervision of assigned staff including ensuring all required documentation is accurate and completed in a timely fashion. Assure maintenance of health and safety standards within facility including adequate staff coverage and physical plant and has the responsibility of transporting consumers to and from program on an ongoing substitute basis. Requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in a related field, minimum one year experience with DD population and a valid NYS Driver’s License. Supervisory experience preferred.

 

Job Title: TREATMENT COORDINATOR/ SUB-DRIVER

Location: Ossining

Job Description: Develop, coordinate and implement consumer habilitation plans in accordance with their Individual Service Plan or  Comprehensive Functional Assessment.  Overall supervision of assigned staff including ensuring all required documentation is accurate and completed in a timely fashion. Assure maintenance of health and safety standards within facility including adequate staff coverage and physical plant and has the responsibility of transporting consumers to and from program on an ongoing substitute basis. Requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program in a related field, minimum one year experience with DD population and a valid NYS Driver’s License. Supervisory experience preferred.

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If you wish to apply for a position at Arc of Westchester, please email your resume to positions@arcwestchester.org or fax it to 914-428-2504.