Community Support Counselor

Troy, NY 12180

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Position Description

Community Support Counselors promote presence and participation in the community for participants with developmental disabilities. They provide instruction and assistance for in building skills related to community participation and assist participants in making choices pursuant to desired community experiences and in daily activities. Counselors facilitate and foster relationships with peers and community members, as well as assisting participants in developing valued social roles within their community through volunteer and employment endeavors.


Salary: $14.42 per hour

Schedule: Mon-Fri 8:30a-4:30p

HS Diploma or GED
Valid NYS Driver's License with at least one year of non-permit driving experience
Must have vehicle for use in this position
Ability to lift 50 lbs.
Must be comfortable giving individuals direct care including assisting with personal hygiene tasks