ISS Residential (1069-194)

Arc Of Monroe County Penfield , NY 14526

Posted 3 months ago

Direct Support Professional Openings Available!



Be You, Be the Arc. Bring your kindness, bring your compassion, bring your diversity to the people who live in our house in Penfield. Create a rewarding career at The Arc of Monroe by empowering and supporting people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities to live fulfilling lives and create opportunities for independence and inclusion.

This Penfield home requires staff that has the desire to have fun, that can demonstrate how to build relationships with others, and that can enrich the lives of people with disabilities!

The Arc will provide all required training.

Our "right fit" hiring practice ensures that we work together to find the right placement for you.

Current Full-Time position in Penfield, NY.

Direct Support Professional Benefits Offered

  • Health Insurance with agency contribution

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • 8 Paid Holidays

  • Advancement opportunities available with DSP Credentialing course

  • Employer Paid term life insurance

  • Retirement plan with Agency match

  • Tuition Reimbursement & Employee Referral Bonus

  • $500.00 sign on bonus for all Direct Support Professional's hired into Residential ($250 upon completion of 6 months of successful employment, and $250 upon completion of one year of successful employment).

Required Skills

  • Be a mentor and advocate

  • Help people find fun activities that interest them

  • Reinforce the importance of making safe and healthy lifestyle choices

  • Grow positive relationships with families or guardians, and be their go-to contact

  • Provide exemplary support in hygiene guidance, enjoying meals, as well as maintaining appointments and schedules

  • Assist with medical needs, including transportation to and from doctor's appointments

Required Experience

  • High School diploma/G.E.D.

  • Valid NYS driver's license

  • Excellent communications skills

  • History of smiling, helping and actively supporting people in and out of wheelchairs or transportation

You would be a good fit if your background includes Human Services, Teaching Assistant, Paraprofessional, Personal Care Aide, Home Health Aide, Certified Nursing Assistant, Customer Service, Education, Psychiatry, being collaborative, empathetic and caring.

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ISS Residential (1069-194)

Arc Of Monroe County