COARC Direct Support Professional; M-F daytime Valatie, NY New Pay Rate! in Valatie, New York

Direct Support Professional; M-F daytime Valatie, NY New Pay Rate!

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Full Time


Direct Care


$10.25 hr

Job Description


Day Habilitation


Valatie, New York

Job Title:

Direct Support Professional; M-F daytime Valatie, NY New Pay Rate!

To Start:



37.5 hours per week

Monday-Friday 8:00 am – 3:30 pm; (Position requires flexibility with hours: bus duties may affect hours to a 7:30 am start time or a 4:15 pm end time)


Non Exempt

Are you looking for:

  • A position where you are truly appreciated?

  • A place where you can really make a difference?

  • How about 23 days off your first year PLUS paid holidays PLUS your birthday off PLUS a paid day off to volunteer?

  • Low cost College opportunities (for you and your family!)

  • Low cost health, dental and vision insurance?

Voted best non- profit/community organization of Columbia County 2015 and 2016

For More Information: Coarc Employment Services Representative at or 518 672-4451 ext 2143 or ext 2141. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Please complete an application with entire work history and include Job number: EG:DSP:37.5:160520 on application


Minimum Starting Salary:

$10.25 hr

Duties & Responsibilities:

Support the emotional, physical and personal well-being of the individuals assigned, encourage growth by recognizing their autonomy and being proactive with them in reducing their risk of harm; foster a spirit of partnership with each individual and with their “Circle of Support” members; always affirm the human rights, civil rights and responsibilities of each individual as well as justice, inclusion and full community participation.

May be required to work beyond scheduled hours when mandated to ensure adequate staff coverage. May also be required to provide coverage for alternate individuals in a different location per program management or AOD request.


HS diploma or GED required; 2 year degree in Human Services preferred. One year of experience with disabilities preferred. Valid driver’s license required. Must be able to be certified in Adult CPR and Adult First Aide, and as determined by the individuals assigned: ability to be certified in OPWDD medication administration and/or Insulin Certification; ability to be certified in OPWDD PROMOTE and/or SCIP training/certification; ability to be certified in Pediatric CPR/First Aide training/certification; and/or OCFS Child Abuse Registry Clearance. Must be able to regularly lift up to 25 pounds and frequently up to 50 pounds.

This position requires the ability to transfer, ambulate and give physical assistance to individuals and to implement physical intervention techniques per OPWDD SCIP training.

Employer Details

Company name:



(800) 888-4451






New York


Valatie, New York