Location: Bath, NY
The Arc of Steuben, a not-for-profit organization, supports people with disabilities to accomplish their goals and achieve their dreams. We assist the members of our organization to make impactful decisions and positive changes in their lives while giving them the tools they need to be successful.
We maintain a flexible work environment that encourages career development and leadership by providing learning opportunities to all of our associates. With a number of career opportunities in multiple departments the options for personal growth are endless.
SCHEDULE: Primarily Monday through Friday days, evenings and weekends will be required
Under the direction of the Associate Director of Community Supports or the Program Coordinator, the Employment Specialist I is responsible for provides coaching and support to people we support in a variety of settings and work experiences, including through the Janitorial or other Business operations to ensure the best possible services. This position will be responsible for providing services and supports under a variety of funding sources, including ACCES-VR, OPWDD, and OMH.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:High School Diploma or equivalent required, Associates Degree in Human Services or closely related field preferred. Over two years' experience in providing vocational services to persons who have disabling conditions or other significant barriers to employment and in providing strength-based service delivery in qualified competitive and integrated work settings Valid driver's license for the state in which the person resides
BENEFITS:Paid Time Off Discount Programs A Variety of Healthcare Options Flexible Spending Programs 401(k) Retirement Plan Associate Recognition Programs Tuition Reimbursement Comprehensive Paid Training Family Oriented Work Environment Holiday, Bereavement, Jury Duty, and Sick Pay Working for a non-profit agency may qualify you for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program through the Federal Government
HOW TO APPLY: Please apply through our Website: http://arcofsteuben.org