EMPLOYMENT

For additional information, call the Human Resource Department at (315) 386-1156. Completed applications can be sent to Human Resources Department, 4 Commerce Lane, Canton, NY 13617

Direct Support Professional - Residential Services

Direct Support Professional - Residential Services

Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem Direct Support Professional positions are now available in our Residential Program. Duties include providing habilitation services to people residing in our IRA's and within the community. Candidates must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings, nights and weekends. A High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. New York State driver's license for at least two years with a clean driving record and reliable vehicle for business use is also required. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and fingerprinting. Benefits include: medical, dental & vision insurance; paid vacation; personal, sick and holiday time, and a 401K Retirement Plan. To find out more about this position, watch the short video on our YouTube Channel: Click Here

Direct Support Professionals - Habilitation Services

Direct Support Professionals - Habilitation Services

We are looking for self-motivated, energetic Direct Support Professionals to work full-time in our Habilitation Services Program, providing assistance & training in social, educational, vocational & recreational activities to individuals with developmental disabilities within the community. Bring your experience to us, or let us pay you to train on the job! Good communication (verbal & written) & people skills are a must, as well as good organizational skills. Travel is required & applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, including some evenings & weekends. Requirements include: a High School Diploma or GED, Valid New York State driver's license with at least two years driving experience, and successful completion of a criminal background check. Positions available in St. Lawrence and Franklin Counties.

Direct Support Professionals - Norwood

Direct Support Professionals - Norwood

Our dedicated team seeks candidates for Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem Direct Support Professionals to work in our Norwood location. Duties include providing habilitation services within the residence and out in the community. Candidates must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings, nights and weekends.

A High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required, as well as a valid New York State driver's license with at least two years driving experience. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check.

Licensed Practical Nurse - Residential Services

Licensed Practical Nurse - Residential Services

Our team currently seeks a full time Licensed Practical Nurse to work in our Residential Program. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: providing nursing care to individuals under the supervision of the Residential RN Supervisor, assuring individuals' health needs are met, administering medications to individuals as needed, and accompanying individuals to medical appointments, as required.

Position requires LPN Certification with previous experience in the DD field preferred, a valid NYS Driver's License and personal vehicle for business use, with an acceptable motor vehicle abstract.

Personal Trainer

Personal Trainer

CP of the North Country seeks candidates for a Personal Trainer to work 10 - 20 hours per week to develop and implement individualized exercise routines for people with many different developmental disabilities, not just cp. Responsibilities will include all aspects of personal training. Trainer will meet with individuals in their home or locations in the community to fulfill the exercise routines. Trainer will collaborate with the Home Service Director to monitor individual's progress and modify routines to meet specific needs of the individual.

Position requires certification as a Personal Trainer from a nationally recognized organization, CPR or BLS certification, a valid NYS Driver's License with a motor vehicle abstract, and a reliable personal vehicle for business use. Must be able to pass all agency required backgrounds checks.

Public Educator

Public Educator

CP of the North Country seeks candidates for a Public Educator to work one (1) day per week during the school year, to present a show to elementary children about disability awareness. The Making Friends and Kids on the Block programs provide insight into many different physical and developmental disabilities, not just cp, to kindergarten through fourth graders.

Position requires travel throughout St. Lawrence and surrounding counties, a valid NYS Driver's License with a motor vehicle abstract, and a reliable personal vehicle for business use. Must be able to pass all agency required backgrounds checks.

Residential RN Supervisor

Residential RN Supervisor

Cerebral Palsy Association of the North Country seeks a Residential RN Supervisor to work in the Residential Program, supervising the daily functions of the Residential nursing staff and providing services to persons with developmental disabilities. Responsibilities also include training staff, ensuring and directing that the individuals' health plans and treatments are in line with regulations and agency policies, staff development, coordinating medical needs of program participants, and acting as a liaison and advocate with the medical community.

Requirements include a current NYS License in Registered Nursing, supervisory experience, experience in the MRDD field (preferred), and a valid NYS Driver's License.

Staff Trainer

Staff Trainer


CP of the North Country seeks motivated candidates for a full time Staff Trainer position based out of our Canton office. Duties include training new employees, continuing education, and development for existing employees. Ensure all employees have received the appropriate training and knowledge to perform the foundational duties and responsibilities of their positions efficiently and safely. This position will also assist in the tracking and maintenance of training records as well as assisting in the development of new trainings.

Position requires an Associate's Degree in education, communication, human resources or related field or two (2) years' experience as a trainer/teacher in the area of developmental disabilities and/or healthcare. Excellent computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and proficiency in using remote instructional tools such as, but not limited to, GoToMeeting or other collaborative web-based applications also required.