Thrive and Change Lives
At Catholic Charities over 70% of our managers were promoted from within!
We believe that quality service begins with a passionate, motivated and hardworking workforce; a positive and caring work environment, and recognition for the challenging work our employees perform in service to others. For these reasons and many more Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is a great place to work!
Flexible Work Schedules
Competitive Pay and Work Life Benefits
Professional Supervision and Coaching
Recognition and Appreciation Programs
Opportunities for Growth and Promotion
The Program Assistant will coordinate and provide oversight for all program activities. Take responsibility for programming in program coordinator’s absence. Assist program participants with daily activities including homework. Provide a safe and innovative environment for program participants. Transport program participants as necessary. Maintain clean and sanitary work area. Report emergencies or incidents. Practice behaviors consistent with the National Alliance for Direct support Professionals (NADSP) Core Competencies, which include: Putting Individuals First; Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships; Demonstrating Professionalism; Supporting Good Health; Safety; Supporting the individual to live in the home of their choice, and being active and productive in their community. Maintain guidelines established by the funding sources and agency policy and procedures.
This is a Monday-Friday position with the hours of 3pm-5:30pm
Associates Degree in Human Services field preferred. HS Diploma with one (1) year relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.Valid N.Y.S. Driver’s License, registered and insured vehicle N.Y.S. Child Abuse Registry clearance, OPWDD fingerprinting background clearance.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is dedicated to caring for those in need while promoting human development, collaboration, and the elimination of poverty and injustice; helping people in need regardless of their religion, race, ethnicity, or nationality. We believe that all people have infinite value and are worthy of our respect and compassion. Above all, we are committed to creating hope and transforming lives.
Catholic Charities of Onondaga County is an Equal Opportunity Employer