Employment

Inspire’s dedicated staff embodies its purpose, forming partnerships and providing person-centered care designed to address the individual needs of Inspire’s partners.

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To learn more about becoming a part of Inspire’s team and making a difference in the lives of children and adults with special challenges and their families, please view our current job openings, below:

Title Special Education Teacher – Goshen
Start Date 2017-06-01
Location Goshen
Job Information

We currently have a full time Special Education Teacher position in our Goshen preschool. The Teacher will instruct special education students in a classroom setting, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials designed to meet needs of individual students and evaluate and monitor student’s performance.

Responsibilities include conducting educational evaluations/screenings on children, developing and implementing daily lesson plans consistent with each child’s Individual Education Plan (IEP) and providing indirect consultative services when appropriate. May provide home services to student when appropriate. Responsible for supervision and classroom training of Teacher’s Aides.

Must have MS/BS in Special Education and New York State Certification in Special Education (B-2) or BA/BS with teacher license working toward master’s degree.

Must be able to work with children with differing degrees of functioning. Be professional in appearance, attire, attitude and communication, Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment; or work independently without close supervision, Ability to communicate effectively with others using oral and written methods and remain calm and exercise sound judgment when engaged in crisis intervention.

This is a full time school year position which includes a six week summer session in July.

 

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Title Special Education Teacher – Newburgh
Start Date 2017-06-01
Location Newburgh
Job Information

We currently have a full time Special Education Teacher position in our Newburgh preschool. The Teacher will instruct special education students in a classroom setting, prepare lesson plans and instructional materials designed to meet needs of individual students and evaluate and monitor student’s performance.

Responsibilities include conducting educational evaluations/screenings on children, developing and implementing daily lesson plans consistent with each child’s Individual Education Plan (IEP) and providing indirect consultative services when appropriate. May provide home services to student when appropriate. Responsible for supervision and classroom training of Teacher’s Aides.

Must have MS/BS in Special Education and New York State Certification in Special Education (B-2) or BA/BS with teacher license working toward master’s degree.

Must be able to work with children with differing degrees of functioning. Be professional in appearance, attire, attitude and communication, Ability to work collaboratively with others in a team environment; or work independently without close supervision, Ability to communicate effectively with others using oral and written methods and remain calm and exercise sound judgment when engaged in crisis intervention.

This is a full time school year position which includes a six week summer session in July.

 

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Title Registered Nurse
Start Date 2017-03-02
Location Goshen
Job Information

The full time Registered Nurse will provide nursing and nursing supports for individuals participating in programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Duties may include providing individual nursing services to special education preschool students; and overseeing the coordination of medical services to individuals participating in developmental disabilities community and home-based programs, including novel individualized residential experiences.  Documentation consistent with program requirements, coordination of medical visits, supports and medication, and service-related travel required.

The successful applicant will hold a New York State license as a Registered Nurse, with two years’ experience as a Registered Nurse in private, medical office or agency settings.

Experience with developmental disabilities or pediatric special care is preferred.  If you have knowledge of individual pediatric nursing services and supports including tube feeding, suctioning, adaptive positioning;   knowledge of medication management; and the ability to coordinate medical supports with primary and specialty physicians, you have the skills to be successful in this position.

This is a full time clinic year position with benefits including health insurance and paid time off.

 

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Title School Psychologist
Start Date 2017-02-22
Job Information

We currently have an opening for a full time School Psychologist at our Inspire Kids preschool in Goshen, New York. The School Psychologist will provide clinical psychological services to the children and their families.

Responsibilities include evaluating the needs of newly enrolled students by performing a psycho-social evaluation and psychological testing of the student and the student’s family, providing services to students through play therapy and other modalities of treatment, providing family counseling to the families of students who have been identified by the CPSE as requiring this service, assisting families in accessing services from community agencies and participating as a team member for CPSE evaluations.

Candidates must have a Masters degree in Psychology AND New York State certification as a School Psychologist. Experience with evaluations and counseling preferably in an educational setting. Excellent verbal and written communications skills.

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Title Direct Support Professional – FT & PT
Start Date 2015-11-17
Job Information

We currently have the following Direct Support Professional (DSP) positions available:

  • Day Habilitation DSPs: Working in the community with individuals supporting them to achieve community integration and person-centered goals.
  • Community Habilitation DSPs: Part Time positions with day, evening and weekend hours available. Supporting individuals in the home and out in the community to achieve person-centered goals.
  • Wraparound Community Services (WCS) DSPs: Part time and full time positions, day, evening, and weekend hours available. This is an innovative program which provides intensive in-home and community supports for people with developmental disabilities and their caregivers. We are looking for Community Habilitation and Respite DSPs.  Learn more about Wraparound Community Services here.
  • Respite DSPs: Part time positions, evening and weekend hours available to provide in-home support for individuals.

 

We are seeking energetic, caring and dependable individuals that will build relationships with the individuals we serve, both adults and children with developmental disabilities, to encourage independence and productivity, and a sense of community.

The DSP will be responsible for forming a strong, positive, and supportive relationship with the person participating in services and their support team. Services are delivered as determined by the individual’s Individualized Service Plan.  DSP’s will be responsible for required documentation and depending on the service, may be working in the person’s home, in the community, and/or may be working with other DSPs providing community-based recreational activities.

Experience with direct care and/or developmental disabilities preferred.

A valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required.

If you want to make a difference in someone’s life and are looking for a rewarding job, this may be the work for you. Come join our growing organization and help make a difference.

To learn more about working as a Direct Support Professional please watch the brief video located in the Employment section of our website.

 

 

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