• Direct Support Professional

    Posted: 02/02/2021

    Direct Support Professional
    WWAARC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, disabled, veterans, females, minorities, sexual orientation, gender identity.

    Description: Our Residential programs currently have Full Time, Part-Time, and Per Diem positions available. Responsibilities/duties will include but not limited to teaching independence through skills training and building, including daily living activities, preparing meals, and assisting with personal hygiene. Develop, cultivate, and maintain a rapport with people while providing a safe and supportive environment for individual growth. Organize, plan, and attend recreational outings to ensure, maintain, and grow community inclusion of the people you support.

    • No Prior Experience Necessary. Professionals who have previously worked as CNA’s (Certified Nurse Assistants) and PCA’s (Personal Care Assistants) are welcome to apply.
    • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Valid driver’s license under WWAARC’s insurability guidelines, select non driving positions available.
    • Must be able to complete required day time paid training.
    • Compassion about the care and well-being of others while fostering independence is mandatory.
    Anticipated Shifts: Please visit our website for specific locations and schedules available.

    Salary: Pay starts at $13.80/hr.
    We offer: Flexible schedules/the potential to make your own schedule. Generous planned time off, and sick time, group health & dental insurance, life insurance, 403(b) retirement plans, HSA & FSA, positive work environment, advancement potential and more.
    A WWAARC completed application is required. Applications can be downloaded from our
    website at www.WWAARC.org or contact ww-hr@caparcny.org to have the application
    emailed/mailed to you. Due to COVID-19, interviews will be conducted via video chat or phone. Visit our website for a complete list of openings.


    Warren, Washington & Albany ARC (WWAARC)
    Human Resources