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AHRC New York City Activity Specialist Senior (EBS) in Staten Island, New York


Job Description

Provides supervision and in-service training to Activity Specialist, Assistant Activity Specialist, including employee annual evaluation. Participation in the personnel process of hiring and when appropriate, staff termination. Provide orientation and training to new staff and develop ongoing in-service training. Maintain schedule of staff and assigned participants and arrange for appropriate coverage. Provide administrative support. Model appropriate work and/or social behaviors and skill acquisition for participants

Job Qualifications:

A B.A. degree in a field of education, social work, psychology, rehabilitation or related human services from an accredited program.Two years experience as an Activity Specialist, (or related position), or a related field.Must have a valid Drivers License .Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in written form.Knowledge of physical and mental impairments and their effects on educational and social adjustments.Knowledge of aging process and its effect on chronic disabilities and developmental disabilities.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)