Career Services Job Opportunities

Group Leader

Description: • Group Leader are responsible for protective oversight of participants placed in their care and for facilitating their active engagement in session activities. • Familiarizes self with care needs of group members, toileting, socialization, communication, dietary restrictions, and behavioral concerns and offers assistance appropriate to maximizing individual’s ability to participate in group sessions as independently as possible. • Planning and organize community outings and/or on site activities for program participants. • Supervise bus and recreation assistants. • Responsible for assigned paperwork, including use of petty cash, attendance, quartiles reports and any additional administrative report. • Promotes group enthusiasm and help create supportive atmosphere for active participation and socialization. • Represents HeartShare is a professional manner.

Salary Unknown
Type of Opportunity Part Time
Location Respite Recreation Brooklyn & Queens
Degree Wanted Any
Field of Study Any, Nursing
Special Skills & Requirements • High School Diploma or GED required • BA, AA or college-level courses preferred • Satisfactory writing and communication skills • Commitment to working with individuals with developmental disabilities; experience with population preferred.
Company Name HeartShare Human Services
About the Company: Making a world of difference in our community since 1914, HeartShare Human Services of New York is a nonprofit human services agency dedicated to improving the lives of people in need of special services and support. We help individuals develop to their fullest potential and lead meaningful and enriched lives. HeartShare is committed to serving the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. Our services include: Residential Programs Adult Day Programs Early Childhood Services School Age Program Health and Mental Health Services (Article 28 and Article 16 Clinics) Medicaid Service Coordination Respite/Recreation Programs Parent Training, Case Management and Financial Reimbursement Fragile X Information and Referral HeartShare also offers diverse services for children and families including: Foster Care and Adoption Services Foster Care Prevention, Counseling and Advocacy Services Youth Programs HIV/AIDS Services Energy Assistance Programs
Website: Daniel K. Chan, Family Support Coordinator
How To Apply: Contact Suress Spencer (718) 422-3291
Expiration Date:
(YYYY-MM-DD)
2014-06-30

 

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