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Prospect Center - Queensbury
Prospect Center is a not-for-profit, private organization, which provides a variety of services to children and adults with mental retardation, physical challenges or developmental disabilities who live in Warren, Washington and Northern Saratoga counties.

COMMUNITY SERVICES PROFESSIONAL


Part-time & Full-time positions available in the greater Capital District including Warren, Washington & Northern Saratoga counties. CSP’s provide services to developmentally disabled individuals of all ages in a 1:1 setting in the community or in private homes for the Community Habilitation and In Home Respite departments. CSP’s provide caregiver’s a respite and provide individuals learning opportunities in activities of daily living to achieve independence. Must have a High School Diploma or equivalent, a valid, clean, insurable NYS driver’s license and reliable transportation.  Must be at least 18 years old and be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds to apply for this position.

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MEDICAL/HEALTH AIDE - Prospect Center - Queensbury, NY


The Medical/Health Aide assists directly in the assigned classroom with activities of daily living, including feeding, personal care, and transitions of students. They will assist equipment and supplies needed in the classroom, and in setting up materials for use. He/she will help to create and maintain an environment conducive to learning by attending to such matters as cleaning up after activities, and preparing the room for the next day’s instruction. The Medical/Health Aide reports information, health, or safety concerns both indoors and outdoors to the classroom teacher in a timely manner. Completion of High School Diploma or equivalent plus at least 18 college credits required. Within one year of hire incumbent is responsible for achieving a satisfactory level of performance on the New York State Teacher Certification Exam (ATAS), in addition to maintaining ongoing certification during the course of employment. Must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

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TEACHING ASSISTANT - Prospect Center (School Age), Queensbury (FT and Relief positions available)


Assist the teacher with activities designed to address student’s needs as outlined on their Individualized Education Plans (IEPs). Duties may include preparing classroom materials, direct instruction of students, and custodial care of students.  High School Diploma or GED required; college credits preferred.  Less than 1 year of job related experience working with children or individuals with disabilities is acceptable.  Must obtain NYS Teaching Certification within one year of hire and maintain the certification during the course of employment.  Must be at least 18 years old to apply for this position. Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.


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TEACHER OF SPEECH AND LANGUAGE DISABILITIES - Prospect Center, Queensbury (Fee for Service - No Benefits)


Provide therapy and special education instruction (on and offsite) to preschool students.  NYS Teacher certification required.  Flexibile hours, fee for service.  Preferred Qualifications include: a Masters Degree in Special Education or Communication Disorders and a minimum of two years of experience with students with multiple disabilities.  Must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to lift 50 pounds independently.

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