10 Jan 2024

JOB PLACEMENT SPECIALIST

Responsibilities:

  • Act as a liaison and advocate for individuals with disabilities employed in the community. Develops a Habilitation Plan and is responsible for implementing 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.

Requirements:

  • .  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.

Pay/Salary:

  • $19.47/hr
10 Jan 2024

CAREER PLANNER

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • 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.

Pay/Salary:

  • $21.77/hr
24 Aug 2023

CAREER PLANNER

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Requirements:

  • 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.

Pay/Salary:

  • $20.53/hr
27 Jun 2023

JOB COACH – Per Diem

Description:

  • The Arc Westchester’s Employment Services Program provides support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to find and excel in jobs in the community. The role of the Job Coach is to directly support individuals on their caseloads towards successful vocational experiences in the community and becoming more independent in their employment role.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for implementing the valued outcomes of the Habilitation Plan.
  • Develop professional relationships with employers, families and care managers regarding progress or concerns at the work site.
  • Services may include job skills, interpersonal skills, job advancement skills, job development and job retention skills.
  • Maintain compliance utilizing electronic records.

Requirements:

  • Requires High School Diploma/ GED and a valid NYS Driver’s license.
  • AA degree in Human Services or related field preferred.
  • A valid NYS Driver’s license is required.
  • No previous experience is required.
  • 1-year experience with DD population is preferred.
  • Must be a reliable, independent worker, with good communication and computer skills.

Pay/Salary:

  • $16.88/HR         
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