Overview

These are just some of the words to describe the attributes of YCS employees. YCS employees are devoted professionals who have a passion for helping children, adolescents and adults. Do you share the same qualities? We provides a supervised home for young adult men on the autism spectrum. The consumers receive assistance with activities of daily living, medical care, and recreation, as well as attending educational and/or vocational day programs. Personal Assistants are expected to have a unique sensitivity to recognize and appropriately respond to clients who may have evidenced difficulties. Provide quality daily care (personal hygiene, housekeeping, meal preparation, and other related tasks) to ensure the health and safety of clients in the residence and community. Assist clients in meeting their individual goals and objectives as defined in their Individual Habilitation Plan. Dependent on client’s IHP, teach/support the client with the following: bath, toilet, change adult absorbent underwear and linens, grooming and dressing, and self-administration of medication. De-escalate potential crisis situations and if necessary be prepared to control client physically. Keep accurate and timely records. Work Schedule: Thursday-Sunday Must be at least 21 years or older with a valid driver’s license. High School Diploma or GED, DDD relevant experience and/or personal knowledge of developmental disabilities, and valid NJ driver’s license are required. Preferred: Certificates in Pre-Service training, Danielle’s Law and Positive Behavioral Supports. Work Schedule: Thursday-Sunday 11p-7a . All qualified applicants will be considered, but may not necessarily receive an interview. YCS is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer