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 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 County.

Direct Support Professional - Residential Services

Direct Support Professional - Residential Services

Full-Time, Part-Time and Per Diem Direct Support Professional positions are 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

House Manager

House Manager

Our dedicated team seeks candidates for a full time House Manager located in Canton. Responsibilities include scheduling, supervision of staff, plan development, and coordination of services for people with developmental disabilities. Position requires a High School Diploma or GED equivalent, one year of supervisory experience, and one year of experience working with people who have disabilities. $1,000 sign-on bonus available after completion of training period.

Junior Systems Administrator

Junior Systems Administrator

Cerebral Palsy of the North Country is seeking candidates for a full time Junior Systems Administrator. This position will be responsible for maintaining a variety of healthcare and business systems and directly providing support to end users. Ideal applicants for this position should be able to configure Microsoft and VMWare-based server systems in a complex multisite business environment. Applicants should be able to implement, train users and support complex software applications (multiple vendors, large databases, interface, etc.), be a strong team player but able to work independently, and have the ability to multi-task. Position is based in Canton with frequent travel to other agency locations.

Requirements include a Bachelor's Degree in IT or a computer-related discipline (or equivalent technical training and certifications), 3-5 years hands-on configuration and support of complex Microsoft-based server systems, MS Exchange, etc., experience deploying and supporting workstations (Win 7, Win 8, Win 10), network devices, servers, and wireless devices in a multi-site business environment.

Outdoor Recreation Program Assistant

Outdoor Recreation Program Assistant

Our team seeks individuals for the position of Outdoor Recreation Program Assistant. This person will assist in developing new activities for the program and help coordinate activities with other Outdoor Recreation staff, assist with mailings and participate in conference presentations and annual trainings, communicate with staff and participants as needed to ensure the needs of the program and activities are being met, and must be punctual for events and accept feedback from participants and the supervisor. This person will also lead warm up exercises, help gather equipment and carry to site of activities, assist participants to properly fit and use safety equipment that is specific to various activities, offer physical and verbal assistance and instruction to participants, draft narratives of activities and Family Support outings. This person will record time and attendance in Precision Care accurately and submit documentation for activities and outings in a timely manner, assist in supervising activities to ensure participants' safety and well-being, and provide billable, direct support services to individuals enrolled in Habilitation Services, as well as Outdoor Recreation participants. Must also perform other duties as requested or directed by the program supervisor.

Requirements include a High School diploma, GED or IEP, basic First Aid and CPR, American Red Cross Small Craft Safety Course for Canoes and Basic Water Rescue certification (trainings will be provided at hire.) Wilderness First Aid and American Red Cross Life Guard Certification preferred. NYS Driver's License with two years driving experience required, as well as an acceptable motor vehicle abstract to meet Agency insurability standards. Position also requires a reliable personal vehicle for business use, availability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends and overnights, and the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with participants.

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.