Day Habilitation Specialist/ Driver (Bronx/Yonkers)
Position Title: Day Habilitation Specialist and Driver- Part Time & Full Time Company Name: Day Break Independent Services, Inc
Upper Salary range: Commensurate with Experience
Location: Bronx/Yonkers, NY
Date Available: Immediately
Brief Job Description:
DBIS is a not for profit agency located in Bronx/Yonkers serving individuals with developmental disabilities. The Direct Care Support Staff is responsible for the implementation of Individual Service Plans, overall familiarity with individual needs and active advocacy for all program participants. Support individuals to establish functional independence in specific skill areas, implement individual’s Day Habilitation Service Plan goals and objectives, and document their progress. Assist individuals with ADL’s (Activities of Daily Living).
Experience: 1-2 years in Human or Health services field
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
- Clean, valid New York State Driver License w/ acceptable driving record check. We will not hire if you do not have a valid NY State driver’s license.
- Excellent verbal and written skills.
- Ability to communicate effectively with people.
- Excellent analytical ability and organizational skills.
- Flexibility, poise, tact and the ability to develop rapport with individuals of various backgrounds and positions.
- Transport individuals to and from residence to program using agency vehicles.
- SCIP / CPR certifications.
The primary mission of DBIS is to provide quality service to our individuals in professional and caring manner. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility. For this reason, DBIS provides a medical and dental insurance benefits to eligible full- time employees after completion of three (3) month introductory period.
Program Hours: 8 hours daily/ flexible, 40 hours per week
Application Procedure: Please forward your most updated resume with covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Person: Sebastian Chittilappilly, Program Director
Agency Name: Daybreak Independent Services, Inc.