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Careers

Benefits for all FULL time positions include four weeks vacation, extensive medical coverage, free dental coverage, and tuition reimbursement.

SUMMER JOBS AVAILABLE

AT THE QUEENS CENTERS FOR PROGRESS (QCP)

APPLE PRESCHOOL

82-25 164 STREET, JAMAICA NY

JULY 1st THROUGH AUGUST 9th

(NO PROGRAM ON JULY 4th)

SCHOOL HOURS 8:30am – 1:45pm

DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE OVER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN WHO WOULD LIKE TO WORK WITH CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES?

OUR SIX-WEEK SUMMER PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY HIRING.

IF INTERESTED, PLEASE SEND RESUME TO NGLASS@QUEENSCP.ORG


TITLE:  PRE-VOCATIONAL SPECIALIST

PROGRAM:  PRE-VOCATIONAL

SUMMARY OF POSITION:  Develop and implement service documents with consumers and their families; maintain a caseload based on program needs; plan, conduct, and implement pre-vocational plans with consumers and their advocates; complete pre-vocational paperwork and required documentation; organize, develop and provide supervision and support to consumers at job placements.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelor’s and related experience in vocational training required.

TO APPLY:  Contact Michelle, QCP, 81-15 164th Street, Jamaica, NY  11432 or e-mail to mjenkins@queenscp.org


RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM OPENINGS

TITLE: TEAM LEADER/QIDP

PROGRAM: RESIDENTIAL         

 SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Residences, the Team Leader/QIDP will be responsible to coordinate, review and provide administrative supervision, encompassing staff, resident and physical plant issues to ICFs, IRAs and other residential programs as designated by the Director.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s Degree and 5+ years of experience in working with Individuals with developmental disabilities in a residential setting.

TO APPLY:  Please e-mail resume to Eweiss@queenscp.org


TITLE:  DIRECT SUPPORT ASSISTANT

PROGRAM:  RESIDENTIAL

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Provides comprehensive care to adults with developmental disabilities in their homes.  Works on ADL goals, assists with personal hygiene needs, performs housekeeping tasks and escorts clients on recreational activities. Various shifts available from evenings (4pm-12am), early mornings (6am-10am) overnights (12am-8am) and weekends shifts (8am-4pm, 4pm-12am).

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

High School Diploma/GED or some college, studying in the field of Human Services.  A valid New York State driver’s license for three (3) years required.  Prior work experience in a human service field working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred.

TO APPLY:  Contact M. Jenkins, QCP, 81-15 164TH Street, NY  11432, or e-mail resume to mjenkins@queenscp.org.


TITLE:  DIRECTOR OF RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

PROGRAM:  RESIDENTIAL

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Managing the program’s day-to-day operation utilizing Queens Centers for Progress policies, procedures and regulatory requirements as set forth by funding agents.  Ensuring that the facility and services provided adequately meet the physical, social and developmental needs of all clients and that there is adequate protection of each resident’s health, safety, comfort, well-being, civil, human and legal rights.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in social work, human services, public administration or other related field and a minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in OPWDD certified residential facilities; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  A strong commitment to helping individuals with developmental disabilities with demonstrated leadership and management skills required.

  • Extensive knowledge of OPWDD rules and regulations as well as experience with OPWDD audits and investigations required. Experience training and presenting on OPWDD compliance and the ability to retain, train, develop and appraise staff effectively is essential.
  • A valid driver’s license and good driving record is required as this position must be available for a 24 hour on call service based on need.

TO APPLY:  Contact Ed Weiss, QCP, 81-15 164th Street, Jamaica, NY  11432 or e-mail resume to Eweiss@queenscp.org


TITLE: RESIDENTIAL SUPERVISOR/QIDP

PROGRAM: RESIDENTIAL        

SUMMARY OF POSITION: Responsible for the day to day operations of a residence for 10 individuals with developmental disabilities in accordance with OPWDD regulations and QCP policies.  In addition, directly provides supervision to all staff.  Ensures that all individuals are provided with an appropriate and individualized active treatment plan, which is monitored and revised accordingly.  Coordinates the IDT process and works closely with the Day & Vocational programs to provide a cohesive treatment plan, as well as ensures that family members are included in the IDT process.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree & 2 years’ experience working with programs for developmentally disabled adults. Previous supervisory experience in an OPWDD setting is required, along with good writing & good communication and interpersonal skills.

TO APPLY CONTACT:  Contact Michelle Jenkins, QCP, 81-15 164th Street, Jamaica, NY  11432, fax resume to (718) 591-4234 or e-mail to mjenkins@queenscp.org


MEDICAL OPENINGS

TITLE:  RN (part-time)

PROGRAM:  RESIDENTIAL

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Under the supervision of the Medical Director, the Registered Nurse will deliver nursing services to individuals registered for clinic services and staff assigned to the Residential QCP facility.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:   

Current NYS RN license is required.  Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred.

TO APPLY:  Contact Michelle Jenkins, QCP, 81-15 164th Street, Jamaica, NY  11432, fax resume to (718) 591-4234 or e-mail to mjenkins@queenscp.org

 


Updated: April 8, 2019

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