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Living Resources Direct Support - Staff Relief   in Capital Region, New York

Direct Support - Staff Relief

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Description

$2500* Sign-On BONUS!

Pay Rate - $18/hour

We have many rewarding job opportunities for those looking for a meaningful career in Human Services! C.N.A.'s looking for smaller caseloads please apply!

Living Resources’ purpose is to provide high quality care, protection and growth opportunities and to impart respect, dignity and self-worth. Living Resources works with, and for, families – by providing peace of mind. All employees are to be respectful and supportive of families. We are working with them as partners, providing care and services.

Living Resources is seeking Direct Support Professional Staff Relief for our Albany, Schenectady, Saratoga, Rensselaer and Columbia county Group Homes & Day Programs.

Group Home Staff Relief must be able to work at least 12 hours per week up to a maximum of 28 hours per week. The available hours would be on the weekends and/or some evenings, depending on the needs in our group homes. Staff Relief are required to work at least one day on the weekend. Our Direct Support Professional Staff Relief support individuals in our Group Homes with their daily activities, including personal care and work closely with the individuals we support to help them achieve personal goals that allow them to live as independently as possible.

Day Program Staff Relief, in our Day Community Opportunities Programs and Site Base Day Habilitation Programs, would work a minimum of 16 hours a week and a maximum of 28 hours per week. The available hours would be during the weekdays, Monday - Friday.

General Responsibilities:

  • Provide a home-like atmosphere conducive to habilitation, advancement and the well being of the individual.

  • Assist each individual in acquiring basic activities of daily living, social, recreational, and communicative skills for supervised living and functioning within the community.

  • Assist each individual to achieve his/her maximum growth as a human being and set attainable goals, consistent with his/her potential and treat them with dignity and respect.

  • Serve as a member of the residence treatment team, along with other members of the interdisciplinary team; assist in formulating an individual habilitative plan for each individual.

  • Provide quality care assurance and comply with rules and regulations governing them.

*Conditions apply

Exempt/Non-ExemptNon-Exempt

Full-Time/Part-TimePart-Time

LocationLiving Resources Corp

Position Requirements

Must be at least 18 years old and have a valid NYS Driver's license.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing Health & Human services agency!

This position is currently accepting applications.

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