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 Speech Language Pathologist
Start Date 2017-12-21
Location Goshen
Job Information

We currently have a full time Speech Language Pathologist position available in our Goshen preschool.

The Speech Language Pathologist will provide evaluation and intervention in areas of communication (speech, voice, language, fluency, pragmatics), oral motor function and swallowing. Will also recommend goals and objectives that are educationally appropriate and medically necessary, measurable, well-written and reflect the student’s intervention needs. Will administer formal and informal assessments appropriately, interpret the results accurately, and diagnose appropriately and exercise independent judgment in assessing students and in identifying appropriate treatment goals and strategies

Candidate must have Masters degree in Speech-Language Pathology and teaching certification in Students with Speech-Language Disorders (TSSLD) or Speech & Hearing Handicaps (TSHH)

Must also have strong verbal and written language skills, and demonstrated ability to work well within a team.

CF candidates welcome to apply.

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Title Maintenance Worker
Start Date 2018-01-05
Job Information

We currently have an open position for a full time Maintenance Worker who will maintain buildings and grounds that provide clean, safe, efficient and attractive locations for the work of Inspire across all Inspire sites.

Responsibilities include accessibility and safety of grounds including lawn and yard care, playground maintenance, walkway access, and snow removal and maintaining  buildings including general and preventative maintenance, painting, and minor plumbing, carpentry, and electrical repairs.  The Maintenance Worker will also maintain vehicles, tools and equipment in safe operating condition, including minor repairs and preventative maintenance on tools and equipment, maintain inventory and ensures availability of Facilities supplies across sites and provide custodial support of cleaning and floor maintenance.

A High School diploma or GED equivalent is required.  Job related experience preferred.

Ability to drive and access to a vehicle required.

 

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Title Service Coordinator
Start Date 2017-12-08
Location Goshen
Job Information

We currently have an opening for full time Service Coordinator. The Service Coordinator provides case management services to eligible clients. Will interview prospective clients, on-site or off-site, to determine their eligibility and assess their needs, prepare all necessary forms, with client cooperation, to begin the eligibility process and follow procedures to ensure swift consideration by government agencies of the eligibility of the case. Additional responsibilities include act as the individual’s advocate before review committees, assist with the provision of services after eligibility determinations are complete and prepare records to ensure timely billing for services provided.

A Bachelor’s degree in Health or Human Services Field is required . One (1) year experience with individuals with a developmental disability OR Master’s degree in Health or Human Services field.

A flexible schedule is also required for this position and a valid NY state drivers’ license.

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Title Teacher’s Aide – FT
Start Date 2017-11-06
Location Goshen & Newburgh
Job Information

Inspire Kids is a special education preschool serving children with a variety of developmental and physical challenges.  Our staff work together to cultivate a child’s adaptive, cognitive, communication, social and daily living skills.

We are currently seeking full time teacher’s aides for our Goshen and Newburgh preschool to assist the classroom teachers in the general supervision and maintenance of a classroom.  Responsibilities include setting up classroom daily, assisting with arrival/departure, toileting, snack/lunch and playground routines, assisting children to participate/complete activities.

This position is for a 12-month school year which includes a six week session in the summer.

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.  Experience working with children with developmental disabilities preferred.

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Title Physical Therapist
Start Date 2017-09-01
Job Information

We are looking for a full time Physical Therapist to provide therapy for children enrolled in our special education preschool program in Goshen.  The Physical Therapist will have the opportunity to work with other therapists and special education teachers.

This position requires excellent communication and documentation skills, and an ability to work well within an open, fast-paced environment.

Required:  New York State License as a Physical Therapist.  Experience with children and developmental disabilities.

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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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