The Center for Disability Services offers hope, innovation and achievement to the people we support.
For 75 years, we have been one of upstate New York’s largest providers of programs and services for individuals who have disabilities. Many of the innovative programs and vital services that we offer are not available elsewhere
We are searching for Awake Overnight Counselors to join our agency. Shifts available throughout the Capital Region: Evening and Overnight schedules $1.00/hr differential paid for hours worked between Friday (3pm) to Monday (9am)
Awake Overnight Counselors are on duty alone or with another Counselor while the individuals we support are sleeping.
Must remain awake and available to assist individuals during their shift.
Responsible for the overall safety and security of the residence and the individuals we support.
Help implement the individuals’ personalized habilitation services, which are outlined in their personalized care plan.
Education & Experience Requirements:
Must have a High School diploma or equivalent
Minimum of six (6) months as a Resident Counselor to work 30- 40 hours overnight in one of our many locations in the Capital District is preferred.
Must be at least 18 years old and able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds to apply for this position.
What we offer:
Free Life Insurance
Free Long-Term Disability Insurance
Low-Cost Dental Insurance
Low-Cost Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement Program with Discretionary Company Match
At The Center for Disability Services, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees and the people we support. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any protected class of job applicant or employee in our employment practices.
Rehabilitation Support Services, Inc. is seeking a bright and energetic individual to work as a Full Time Awake Overnight Residence Counselor within an Altamont Community Residence. This is a full time position. Responsibilities include ADL training, service planning, advocacy, counseling and crisis intervention. High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Hours are as follows:
Saturday 8pm-Sunday 9am
Sunday 8pm-Monday 9am
Monday 9pm- Tuesday 9am
We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package. Criminal background check and State Central Registry check required EOE M/F H/V.