Job Details


Requisition Number 13-0057
Post Date 3/23/2017
Title RESPITE WORKER (ROCHESTER)
City ROCHESTER
State NY
Status (Full Time/Part Time) PART TIME
Temporary No
Shift Various
Minimum Salary $9.89
Description People Inc. is a health and human services agency in Rochester that provides programs for people with developmental disabilities and other special needs. We understand that working one on one with people who have disabilities, and helping them in all aspects of daily life, takes a special person – someone who’s dedicated, caring and compassionate – so that’s how we treat our employees.

What are the benefits of working here?
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package along with comprehensive training for all People Inc. employees. Our benefits include:
100% company paid health insurance for full time employees
Opportunities for advancement
Flexible Spending Account
Tuition Reimbursement
401k with employer match
Scheduling options: full time, part time or per diem
Shift options: Evening, Overnights, and Weekends
Service Recognition Awards
Employee Referral Bonus Program

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES

•Respects and maintains customer confidentiality. Demonstrates a positive and caring attitude towards all customers and staff.
•Provide In-Home Respite; maintain safety and security of clients; follow established procedures in case of emergencies, and intervene in situations where client may be endangering himself / herself or others.
•Assists individuals as needed in all activities, areas of daily living and personal care needs.
•Prepare and serve meals when appropriate and specifically asked for by the family.
•Comply with OPWDD reporting and documenting requirements.
•Attend mandatory education training from People Inc. which is regulated by OPWDD.
•Comply with periodic performance appraisal evaluations.
•Performs CPR and Strategies for Crisis Intervention and Prevention (SCIP-R). Applies to the After School Respite program.
•Comply with all agency policies and procedures.
•Other duties as assigned.
Requirements •18 years of age.
•High School diploma/GED preferred.

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1219 North Forest Road | P.O. Box 9033 | Williamsville, New York 14231
Phone: 716.634.8132 | Toll Free NY 1.800.7PEOPLE | Fax: 716.634.3889