Proximity Paid Neighbor

Wyantskill, NY 12198

Position Description

The Arc of Rensselaer County is a non-profit agency located in Troy, NY supporting individuals with disabilities and their families throughout Rensselaer County. We are currently looking for a candidate to be a proximity paid neighbor a young woman in our agency. This position offers housing stipend and hourly compensation.

This position will be an On-Call position supporting an individual in our self direction program. The applicant must like within 10 mile proximity of the individual supported. The individual lives in an apartment in Wynantskill.

Schedule is 7 days a week Overnights oncall.

A HS Diploma or GED
Valid 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 if necessary.