Job Listings

For a limited time only!!

***We are offering $1,000 Sign-On Bonus if hired as DSP**

The Arc Westchester is looking for Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) to work in Westchester County. Full-time/Part-time positions available: Evenings, Overnights, and Weekends.

**Receive $1000 SIGN-ON BONUS if hired as DSP**.

Job Responsibilities:

Duties include assisting individuals with their leisure time, health care, safety, and self-care needs in residential settings and in the community. Drive individuals to different activities/locations.

Job Requirements:

Minimum High School Diploma/GED Required.
Requires a valid NYS driver’s license for a minimum of 3 years. (Note: 2-year NYS driver’s license with no points would be considered as well)

You may also email [email protected] or fax to 914.428.2504.

Updated: 6-1-19

Current Job Listings

Description:

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

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Location:
Hawthorne
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.

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Location:
Yonkers
Description:

New **$250 Referral Bonus if the person referred is hired**

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, other community, and corporate contacts.

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Location:
Yonkers
Description:

Oversees all quality, compliance and regulatory requirements related to community employment in accordance with OPWDD, ACCES-VR, OMH and other regulatory entities. Supervises staff and provides direct services by maintaining a caseload. Oversee department advocacy efforts for individuals with disabilities that are seeking employment and/ or recently employed in the community. Requires Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field, Master’s degree is preferred; One(1) year experience working with DD population is preferred, as well as supervision experience. Valid NYS Driver’s License and reliable vehicle required. Ability to work effectively with employers, families, interdepartmental staff and other community and corporate contacts.

 

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Description:

Develop and implement community-based programming/ integration in accordance with the Individual’s needs, preferences and desires as per their Individual Service and Habilitation Plan. Maintain health and safety standards. The position will specifically work within the “Choices” Without Walls program. Staff may be required to operate a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Requires H.S Diploma, NYS Driver’s License, successful completion of OPWDD approved CPR/first aid certification.

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Description:

Develop and implement community/ in-house programming in accordance with the Individual’s needs, preferences and desires, as per their Individual Service and Habilitation Plan. Has the primary responsibility of transportation of Individuals to and from the program on a regular basis.

Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in human services or related field, a valid NYS Driver’s License, experience with DD preferred. Reliable, independent worker, have good communication skills and the ability to evaluate program needs and make recommendations.

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Location:
Hawthorne
Description:

This position requires the ability to manage a caseload of individuals receiving community habilitation services. Responsibilities include supervising the Direct Support Professionals and ensuring that their documentation is accurate and timely. The Supervisor will be the primary contact for families, attend the Annual and Semi-Annual meetings and facilitate communication with staff, outside agency staff and the individuals and families that we support.  The Supervisor will assist in providing annual trainings and ensure that proper billing standards and OPWDD regulations are followed. Requires a Bachelor’s Degree preferably in a health or human services area. Valid NYS Driver’s License.

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Location:
Throughout Westchester
Description:

Duties include assisting individuals with their leisure time, health care, safety, and self-care needs in residential settings and in the community. Required: HS Diploma/GED and a valid NYS driver’s license for minimum 3 years.

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Description:

Develop and implement community based/in house programming in accordance with the Individual’s needs, preferences and desires as per the individual’s Service & Habilitation Plan.  Provide services in accordance with all relevant regulations.  Has the responsibility of transporting consumers to and from program on an ongoing substitute basis. Requires H.S. Diploma/GED and a valid NYS Driver’s License. AA degree and experience working with DD population preferred.

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Location:
Hawthorne
Description:

New **$250 Referral Bonus if the person referred is hired**

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

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Location:
Mt. Kisco
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.

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Location:
Throughout Westchester
Description:

The Children School for Early Development is looking for an Occupational Therapist for evaluation, direct therapy and consult therapy to children as specified in their IEP or IFSP.

Requires Bachelor’s degree, NYS Occupational Therapy License and experience working with children.

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Location:
Hawthorne
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.

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Location:
Throughout Westchester, Westchester
Description:

The Arc 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.

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Description:

Responsible for the prevocational needs of individuals or small groups of individuals with disabilities to include those in Prevocational and State Services.  Provide services in accordance with their needs, preferences and desires as per their Individual Service Plan (ISP) and Habilitation Plan.  Develops and writes Individualized Prevocational Plans.   Identifies maximum level of development for each individual and assist them in reaching desired level.  Maintains case records in compliance with the Arc of Westchester, OPWDD, and Medicaid regulations.  Writes all required reports and provides counseling to individuals and their families.  Attends and participates in ISP meetings for assigned Individuals. Requires HS diploma, a

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