Posted: Sunday, August 27, 2017 11:41 PM
Job Description The Kessler Center is hiring a Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional (QIDP) to coordinate the residential program for youth with disabilities living in Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) homes within a residential special education school. The QIDP is responsible for assessment of resident needs, coordination of treatment team meetings, trainings for staff, direct observation of clients, auditing records for fidelity and accuracy, development of ADL and other goals to assist individuals in achieving independence, coordination between school, residence, family, and community partners, SSI and Medicaid benefits, ICF billing, collaboration with nursing and nutrition on medical and dental needs, documentation of progress, and collaboration with behavior support specialists. The Kessler Center is a residential special education school accepting school district CSE placements into a 24-hour, 365-day program. The Kessler Center serves children with profound cognitive disabilities who struggle with behavioral challenges and thus have not been able to access education without the support of a 24-hour residential school environment. The residences and school work hand-in-hand to provide comprehensive therapeutic treatment and consistency across the day. Additionally, the program works with families, school districts, and community providers to increase the supports to allow our students to return to less restrictive environments and thrive. Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in a human services field such as social work, mental health counseling, education, or psychology and experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities. The job is full-time, full-year with medical, dental, 403(b) and paid time off benefits. Please apply with a resume and cover letter indicating your experience and education for the role. Company Description Fedcap Rehabilitation Services is a New York based non profit, currently operating in 8 different states, that has been working for over 80 years to create opportunities for people with barriers to economic well-being. Each year, Fedcap offers an array of services through its four practice areas Education, Workforce Development, Occupational Health, and Economic Development helping more than 100,000 individuals graduate from high school, obtain vocational certification or a college degree, become work ready, obtain meaningful employment and achieve economic well-being.
• Location: Rochester
• Post ID: 30502318 rochester