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.

To learn more about working as a Direct Support Professional, please view this brief video:


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 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 Therapy Assistant
Start Date 2017-10-06
Location Goshen
Job Information

We are currently recruiting for a full time Physical Therapy Assistant to assist physical therapists in providing physical therapy treatments and procedures. Responsibilities include conducting client services to individual with appropriate prescription to include therapeutic treatment and exercise utilizing neuro-developmental approach, proper positioning, monitoring/fabricating adaptive equipment, daily living activities, increasing joint mobility, muscle control and strength, instructing in wheelchair mobility and safety, providing/supervising therapeutic swimming program. The PTA will also record data for the physical therapy monitoring of goals and provide indirect consultative services to client, parent(s) of client and other professionals working with client.

Candidates must have a current New York State PTA license and an AAS approved and accredited by the APTA. Experience with children with developmental disabilities preferred.

We offer a competitive salary, paid time off benefits, health insurance and a 401k.

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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 School Office Manager
Start Date 2017-07-07
Location Goshen
Job Information

The School Office Manager will provide supervision, direction, training and support for the coordination and management of the tasks of the Inspire Kids school office support personnel.

Responsibilities include supervising school office staff in all locations, including assigning staff, approving benefit time and payroll, assessing performance, and hire/fire recommendations and providing direction and training of support staff to ensures accurate and timely completion of tasks.  Will also ensure accurate enrollment of students and timely management of information to support service provision and billing and accuracy and completeness of student records, both paper and electronic.  The School Office Manager will function as global user and staff resource for educational software system, training staff as needed to perform tasks.

We are seeking a candidate with demonstrated skills with Microsoft Office suite and office management software systems and experience supervising employees including assigning and directing; office management experience preferred.  Must have strong organizational and leadership skills.

College degree preferred

This position will include travel to all Inspire Kids locations.

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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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