Self-Direction Respite

Rochester, NY, USA Req #190
Friday, May 20, 2022
We accept applications for open positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Purpose: Assist individuals with brain injury, intellectual disabilities, and other neurological disabilities in achieving a challenging, stimulating, dignified life by serving as an advocate and liaison for and on behalf of individuals’ rights and benefits.
 
Essential Functions: Summer Care Needed for Twin Autistic Boys – 10 Years Old in Farmington/Canandaigua. Both kids are verbal, and toilet trained.
 
One boy will be going to Summer Day Camp at the Canandaigua YMCA and needs a little redirection when fixated on certain topics or to stay with the group. His day camp schedule is M-F 8a-4p. The other will be attending extended school year and needs care from approximately 2p-4p at home. Duties might include playing basketball, taking him to the complex pool, or watching him while he rides his bike.
 
Pay: $16/hr per child
 
Qualifications: 
Must be 18 years of age
NYS Driver License
Special Education experience preferred but not required
 
Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift, transfer, and move at least 50 lbs.
Must be able to talk, hear, stand for extended periods of time, walk, sit, twist, bend, use hand to finger, stretch with hands and arms

Empowering People's Independence(EPI)  

1650 South Avenue
Rochester, N.Y. 14620
(585) 442-6420
sdhr@epiny.org

Other details

  • Job Family Direct Support - Self Hire
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Rochester, NY, USA