Residential Support Specialists

Job Description

Entry level full time/part time/relief support specialist positions working directly with active adults with Developmental Disabilities (DD) living in group home settings in the Rochester/Webster area.

Seeking self-motivated persons able to work all available shifts including days, evenings, overnights and weekends. Paid training including the successful completion of a medication certification program is required for all full and part time positions will be provided.

Previous DD experience preferred.  Excellent benefits including paid time off and free or low cost health care options for full time positions. Part time staff and per diem also share some of the same  benefits including 401k participation, time and half pay for certain holidays, paid training opportunities and employee discount progams.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or GED, some college preferred.
Fingerprints and background check completed prior to hire.
Valid NYS dirver's license, an acceptable driving history and a reliable and properly insured vehicle, as transportation of residents is your own vehicle is sometimes required.
Note: Applicants between the ages of 18-21 must provide a 6 hour DMV certified driver's safety certificate in addition to a valid NYS Driver's License.
Previous experience with persons with developmental disabilities a plus.
Ability to walk up and down stairs and provide physical interventions or assistance to the residents as necessary.
Ability to communicate and read and write the english language effectively.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Nonprofit - Social Services, Entry Level
Education High School
Experience None
Manages Others No
Relocation No
Industry Not for Profit - Charitable, Social Services
Required Travel Not Specified
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Residential Support Specialists

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