Day Hab Program Assistant

Orthodox Union | Five Towns, NY, United States

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Posted Date 6/03/2024


About Us: 

Jewish Union Foundation is seeking a motivated, energetic, and detail-oriented individual for a program assistant position. This position is Full-Time, in-person and is based in the 5 Towns.


Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the day-to-day functioning of a Day Habilitation Program; including arranging transportation
  • General administrative projects
  • Assisting with organization billing functions
  • Driving of agency vehicles for client transportation
  • Collect and Organize routine paperwork; including attendance and data collection done through electronic software
  • Assist in creating and implementing workshops; including leading group workshops
  • Plan weekly trips
  • Connect with families and outside agencies regarding day-to-day needs
  • Coordinate special projects
  • Act as liaison between Program Supervisor and support staff
  • Assisting (staff) and individual’s as needed; including when individuals are displaying challenging behaviors.
  • Oversee the room setup and clean up; ensure we have the proper supplies for corresponding activities


Qualifications Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong reading and writing skills
  • Flexibility
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Team Player
  • A desire to improve the lives of individuals with special needs
  • Takes initiative
  • Willingness to work in various locations throughout the day
  • Effective Communicator
  • Valid Driver’s License


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in OPWDD services


Salary and Benefits: 
The salary for this position is $50,000-$55,000.   


We offer employee sponsored healthcare, dental and vision plans.   

Other benefits include: 

  •                    Paid sick days  
  •                    Paid vacation days 
  •                    Paid Jewish and most Federal holidays 
  •                    Short Fridays to accommodate for Sabbath 
  •                    Free life and disability insurance  
  •                    403(b) retirement plan which the OU will contribute 5% of your wage towards retirement savings after you contribute at least 2% (only eligible after 3 years of continues service)  
Salary50,000.00 - 55,000.00 Annual
Full Time
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