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Respite Team Lead

Henrietta, NY 14467, USA Req #11
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
We accept applications for open positions. We don’t keep resumes on file, so please resubmit your resume for any new position you qualify for. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Purpose:
Respite service focuses on assistance and/or relief for children/youth with disabilities (developmental, physical and/or behavioral), and family/caregivers which can be provided in a planned mode or delivered in a crisis environment. Respite workers supervise the child/youth and engage the child in activities that support his/her constructive interests and abilities.


Essential Functions:

• Maintain the health and well-being of the individuals EPILEPSY-PRALID, INC serves
• Provide supervision, training, and assistance in accomplishing activities of daily living, which includes, but is not limited to, self-care skills, social skills, recreation skills, community skills, and domestic skills to ensure individuals’ goal plans are followed; transport individuals as directed
• Maintain accurate, up-dated charting and documentation per regulations
• Report all policy violations to appropriate personnel
• Attend staff meetings as directed to evaluate and promote effectiveness of both the individual program and the general program
• Promote workplace safety
• Supervise the child and engage the child in recreational activities that support his/her constructive interests and abilities.
• Provide individual and group recreational activities.
• Other duties assigned.


Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• 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 hands to finger, handle or feel, stretch with hands and arms
• Specific vision abilities required by this job include
o Close vision
o Ability to adjust focus

While performing the duties of this position, the employee travels by automobile and will be exposed to changing weather conditions.


Education/Qualifications:

• High School diploma or GED and 1 year of similar experience.
• Must have a valid NYS Drivers License and access to a vehicle

 

Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Employment Requirements

All Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. employees must have:
- A valid NYS driver license
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift, transfer and move 50 lbs
- A high school diploma or Equivalent.



2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 442-6420
(585)442-6964 Fax
recruiter@epiny.org

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Henrietta, NY 14467, USA