Direct Support Professionals
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MON – FRI 9AM – 4PM
357 MAIN STREET 2ND FLOOR, ARMONK, NY 10504
Opengate is seeking caring individuals to assist developmentally disabled adults to lead fruitful and independent lives at various locations in Northern Westchester. We provide a competitive starting salary including paid training. Various shifts available. HS Diploma/GED and NYS driver’s license required.
Opengate will provide transportation shuttle from Goldens Bridge Metro-North train station to our Somers facility. This service will be provided from Monday – Friday for day and evening shifts.
Lead Counselor – Gray ICF
SCHEDULE: Full-time; 40 hours per week (Wednesday – Saturday)
DUTIES: This position assists with the direct supervision of the residential staff and works closely with the residents. The Lead Counselor is responsible for ensuring that staff is performing their assigned tasks/responsibilities. Additional duties include attending IDT meetings, data collection and documentation, report writing, observing resident behavior, and establishing a growth producing rapport with residents, staff and families.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidate must have the ability to work in a community setting providing instruction and guidance to adults with developmental disabilities. Candidate must successfully complete CPR/First Aid course and SCIP-R training. Candidate must be in good standing. Must have knowledge of programs and treatments available for individuals with developmental disabilities. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interact well with the individuals served, their families/advocates and governmental regulatory agencies. Must have good writing and organizational skills. Strong computer skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
This position reports to the Residence Manager, and is classified as non-exempt in accordance with FLSA guidelines.
For more information or to express interest, please contact the Human Resources Department no later than April 20, 2018.