This opening is a supervisory position responsible for assisting the Residential Manager with activities related to the individuals we support, upkeep of the residence/services and providing staff direction. This position will work to ensure the heath and safety of the people served and will focus on the implementation of support plans and the utilization of local community resources. They will assist the Residence Manager with the hiring/training/orientation of new staff and the scheduling for their site as well as directing the activities of direct support staff while on duty.
Schedule: Generally daytime or evening hours as specified for the Residential program - must be able to regularly work weekends, schedules are set and typically run Sun-Thurs or Tues-Sat
HS Diploma or GED with 1+ years of related experience
Valid NYS Driver's License with at least one year of non-permit driving experience
Must have vehicle for use in this position
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Must be comfortable giving individuals direct care including assisting with personal hygiene tasks
The Arc of Rensselaer County is a non-profit agency located in Troy, NY supporting individuals with disabilities and their families throughout Rensselaer County. We are an association of people with disabilities, parents, professionals and community members dedicated to building the capacity of the community to fully include persons with disabilities.