Community Support Professional (PT)- Tompkins County
About the Job
Community Support Professional (PT)- Tompkins County Job Type:Part-Time Location:Ithaca, NY Job Description:We are growing and continually adding new individuals in need of services!!!The main purpose of this very rewarding role, is to work together with individuals with developmental disabilities and those who care about them, to create opportunities for achieving their dreams for success and happiness through increased independence, belonging, mastery, and generosity. We are looking for staff that are fun, creative and flexible to provide individualized services for a child, teen or adult to include: respite for families, teaching, modeling, and supporting skill development in a variety of areas at home and in the community.Part-time positions available for Tompkins County, in the Ithaca, Groton, Dryden, and Spencer areas.These positions typically require late afternoons or early evenings with possibility of some weekend work.Starting pay is $11.00 to $11.50 per hour, dependent on experience.Many Community Support Staff members have used this role as a stepping stone to other progressively responsible positions within the agency. Growth opportunities include Senior Community Support Professional, Family Resource Assistant, Family Support Coordinator, and Family Resource Team Leader, with no limit on the number of Senior Community Support Professionals we employ!Requirements:Successful candidates will have a High School Diploma or GED and be an approved driver (at least 20 years old, at least three years driving experience, with a relatively clean record.)We offer health, dental, vision, life, 403(b), paid time off, and tuition assistance for eligible staff working 27.5 hours on a weekly scheduled basis.We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace.