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Community, Work & Independence, Inc.
  • Full Time, Part Time
  • Immediately
  • PO BOX 303, Glens Falls/Queensbury, NY 12804
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Applied Behavior Specialist

TITLE:  Applied Behavior Specialist

TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Regular, benefited, part time 30 hours/week or full time 40 hours/week

    Schedule: Monday-Friday; daytime hours

LOCATION:  Glens Falls region, Various Sites, local travel required

POSITION CONCEPT: The Applied Behavioral Specialist will be responsible for overseeing programming for all service modules, responsible for charting and recording progress of assigned program participants, and writing behavioral programs for each participant.

MINIMUM  QUALIFICATIONS:  A person with a Master’s Degree  in a  field  of psychology from an accredited program and  who has  specialized  training  or one (1) year  experience  in treating  or  working with persons who  have  developmental disabilities.


Who We Are…

In 1963, CWI began as Community Workshop, Inc. serving a humble contingent of six community individuals in a sheltered employment setting. Fifty years later, CWI has changed its name to Community, Work and Independence, Inc. to better reflect the range of programs and services offered. Today CWI assists 1,200 individuals at nearly 40 locations across four counties. In addition, the not-for-profit organization has grown to become one of the largest employers in the area with over 700 employees and an annual operating budget of nearly $30 million resulting in a substantial impact on the region’s economy.

CWI has worked to bring about positive change and hope for many. A cornerstone in communities across the four-county region, CWI has transformed the lives of numerous individuals with disabilities and other barriers. CWI offers a myriad of services to meet the needs of people who are developmentally and learning disabled, medically frail, brain injured, economically disadvantaged and individuals with other challenges. CWI supports these individuals who strive to be productive and meaningful members of their local community by building a foundation which allows individuals to springboard toward a higher level of independence. Independence may equate to CWI helping individuals find and sustain employment, become involved with volunteer opportunities, partake in recreational opportunities, learn independent living skills, and promote self-advocacy, to name a few.