Respite Worker/Recreational Worker

- Provide weekly recreational activities and community outings.

- Plan activities on the needs, abilities and strengths of each child and family.

- Transport clients and communicate with parents before and after activities.

- Maintain weekly communication regarding client progress.

- Attend required staff meetings, case conferences, training and supervision.

Qualifications and Requirements include:

- HS Diploma/GED required, college level preferred.

- Experience working with children, preference for experience with children with behavioral, emotional and/or social challenges.

- Must demonstrate a knowledge of community resources.

- Valid New York State driver's license with a safe and responsible driving history.

- A vehicle to conduct home visits and transport children to activities that is properly insured and registered in accordance with NYS DMV regulations.

- Basic computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office.

Schedule:

- Maximum 19 hours per week.

- M-F Afternoon and evening hours. Weekends available.