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Habilitator - Community Base Services Full Time

Position Title: Habilitator - Community Based Services




If you want to make a difference in the lives of others - we want YOU to join our team of caring professionals as a HABILITATOR in our COMMUNITY SERVICES program.

As a Habilitator you will provide support services to teenagers and adults with developmental disabilities.  These services shall include the promotion of continuous learning and individual growth opportunities within the community.  Opportunities shall be based upon the participants’ interest areas.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. Imparts agency philosophy of “Respect, Integrity, Service and Excellence” to individuals, families, program staff and community resources.
  2. Maintains confidentiality of information relating to individuals and their families in accordance with agency policy
  3. Meet individuals in their home and in the community/identified on the individual’s Community Habilitation plan.
  4. Implementation of the individuals’ habilitation plan.
  5. Provide meaningful and functional activity-based programming consistent with individual program/support plans.
  6. Serve as an appropriate role model and engage in interactions which promote and insure the dignity and rights of the individual.
  7. Accurately communicate and complete all documentation for individual program plans, reportable events and incidents within established periods.
  8. Ensure necessary resources are available as needed to complete scheduled activities.
  9. Adheres to the agency’s policies and procedures as well as department guidelines.
  10. Performs other duties at the discretion of the Program Director or his/her designee. 

Comprehensive benefit plan including but not limited to:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • 4 Weeks Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Matching 403B Retirement Plan
  • Additional Insurance Offerings - Specified Disease Insurance w/ Cancer Rider, Accident Insurance, Identity Theft Protection
  • Employer Paid Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA)
  • Employer paid Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
Hours of Employment:

1. Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

2. Mon 10:30am-6:00pm ~Tue 9:30am-5:45pm ~Wed & Thu 9:00am-5:00pm ~ Fri 10:00am-5:45pm

  1. High School Diploma or GED.
  2. One year experience working with individuals who have developmental disabilities and/or education in Human Services.
  3. Valid and clean NYS Driver’s license, reliable transportation and the ability to travel throughout Monroe County.
  4. Ability to work independently and motivate others.
  5. Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  6. Must be able to read and write English to a level of fluency and comprehension which enables the candidate to follow written direction on labels, charts and other sources of client care and/or production information as well as follow, comprehend and appropriately act upon same if transmitted orally.
  7. Act as a professional representative of CP Rochester in regards to appearance, behavior, temperament, communication, language and dress.
  8. Perform all other duties relevant to the position as assigned by supervisor.
  9. Must be able to meet all agency training requirements.
  10. Sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, pulling and pushing wheelchairs and adaptive equipment, carrying, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, and crawling may be required.
Resume to:
Human Resources Generalist
CP Rochester
3399 Winton Road South
Rochester, New York 14623
Fax (585) 334-1646

As part of our team you will have the personal rewards of making a difference in the lives of our individuals and their families and ongoing mentoring from top industry professionals.


The agencies are equal opportunity employers.   We do not discriminate against employees or applicants in the hiring, promotion, compensation, placement, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence or any other term or condition of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran, domestic violence victim status, prior arrest and conviction records or any other protected category in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Closing Date: Until Filled
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