Website Community, Work and Independence

TITLE:    Health Services Specialist Assistant

LOCATION: Various Sites

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Benefited 40hr

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm, flexibility required based on programmatic need

PAY RATE:  24.24/hr

POSITION CONCEPT: 

The Health Services Specialist Assistant (HSSA) will assist the Health Service Specialist Manager/RN and HSS/RN in the programming and supervision of the individuals in the Habilitation Programs. The HSSA will also have the basic responsibility for health care of the program individuals, assisting the HSS/RN, and the implementation of program health services, under the oversight of the Program’s Health Services Specialist (HSS).

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

The Health Services Specialist Assistant must be licensed by the State of New York as at least and Licensed Practical Nurse and one year experience in the field and have a high school diploma, good character and background, valid New York State driver’s license. Must have an affinity for working with people with a developmental disability, and be capable of handling all the position responsibilities as outlined. Demonstrated competency in First Aid/CPR safety procedures and Medication Administration.

To apply for this job please visit cwinc.org.