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The Cook will prepare, cook and serve breakfast and lunch to the senior membership. The Cook must have the demeanor to be able to work well with the senior population. The Cook is responsible for safe food handling, temperature controls, safe storage practices and cleaning the kitchen in coordination with the kitchen custodian and volunteers. Must be able to keep daily food use records and temperature logs. Proper kitchen attire required. This position is located at the West Brighton Senior Center, 230 Broadway, SI NY 10310. This is a full time non-exempt position. Must have valid Food Handlers Certification and 2 yrs experience.
The Recovery Coach provides information, referrals and peer guidance to individuals and families seeking help with addiction and recovery services. Recovery Coach Certification is required. This position is full-time, Monday through Friday, 9am – 5pm. Job tasks include:
- Assess and address the needs of callers and walk-ins seeking help
- Conduct crisis intervention by referring individuals and families to the nearest &/or most appropriate facility
- Provide information and referrals for addiction services and recovery resources that exist within the community and greater surrounding areas
- Provide peer to peer mentoring
- Coordinate meetings, peer support groups, bereavement groups, etc. conducted by third parties
- Conduct frequent and consistent follow-up with clients and/or family members to ensure continued engagement within the recovery community
Responsibilities include providing support in an encouraging, positive and compassionate manner to individual’s ages 7-21 diagnosed with various disabilities, in a Supplemental Group Day Habilitation setting. Assist the individual’s to achieve their individual goals and provide services in accordance with OPWDD guidelines and with agency policy and procedures to develop skills required for a more independent lifestyle. Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED; Must have experience or a desire to work with individuals with special needs.
This position is part time (approx. 15 hrs/week). Ideal for college students majoring in the following subjects: psychology, physical/speech/occupational therapy, and education.
direct support professional
The Direct Support Professional is responsible for the daily care and supervision of the Living Group, which he/she is assigned, and the individual residents in it. The Direct Support Professional must have the ability to communicate with and motivate developmentally disabled clients toward achievement of their specific goals in areas of independence, individualization, integration and productivity. Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED; Experience and/or desire to work with a developmentally disabled population; Valid driver’s license (tri-state); Ability to obtain Certifications in approved OPWDD SCIP, AMAP training and First Aid/CPR.