HCA (Helping Celebrate Abilities)

Categories

Non-ProfitEarly Childhood Services & Child CareSpecial Needs Programs

About Us

The HCA is a non-profit organization that provides programs and services for individuals with physical and developmental disabilities in the Greater Broome County area.  Our integrated preschool, where special needs children learn alongside their typically developing peers, received the highest possible 5-star rating from QualityStarsNY.  HCA also provides residential, respite and counseling services and Medicaid service coordination.

Jobs

LPN
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) assess and monitor medical concerns, provides care to ill, injured or disabled program participants.  Performs/teaches and reinforces accepted infection control and personal grooming techniques; assists in bathing, toileting, dental care, hair and nail care, personal hygiene and grooming routines as necessary.  Administers ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Direct Support Professional
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview:  Starting salary $12.30/hr. Under direct supervision care for the developmentally disabled. These tasks involve encouraging, guiding and training individuals in developing daily living skills and habits, taking care of their personal needs, and maintaining the living environment. Requirements are High School Diploma and you must possess a valid driver’s license and ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Residential Shift Managers
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: The Shift Manager will be the designated “point person” for their assigned shift. Must have the ability to be a positive role model and team leader and provide care for the developmentally disabled.  These tasks involve encouraging, guiding and training individuals in developing daily living skills and habits, taking care of their personal needs, and maintaining the living ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Registered Nurse (RN)
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: Responsible to assess and monitor medical concerns, provide nursing care to program participants and administer nursing care to ill, injured or disabled program participants. Role and Responsibilities:Monitor and assess program participants’ medical concerns.Provide routine and emergency nursing care to program participants.Complete all required documentation and reports ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Special Education Substitute Teacher
Category: Education
Position Overview: Under the general supervision of the Education Director, teach educationally and/or physically challenged students both academic and life processes skills. Responsible for planning and implementing developmentally appropriate class room activities in an innovative educational setting based on IEP Goals and established performance standards and best practices. Role and ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
General Education Teacher
Category: Education
Position Overview: Under the general supervision of the Education Director, teach students academic and life processes skills. Responsible for planning and implementing developmentally appropriate class room activities in an innovative educational setting based on established performance standards and best practices. Role and Responsibilities:Teach basic school readiness skills such as color, ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Substitute Teacher Aide
Category: Education
Position Overview: Assists the special education/typical teacher with routine classroom assignments and duties. Role and Responsibilities:Discuss assigned duties with classroom teachers in order to assist in coordination of instructional efforts. Assist in set-up and cleanup of the classroom.Assist with daily classroom activities and routines including facilitating and monitoring interactions ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Community Habilitation Provider
Category: Education
Position Overview: Provide education, instruction, direct services, and supports to empower and enable individual’s to achieve their stated goals and to live as optimally as possible.  Facilitate community inclusion, integration and relationship building. Education and Experience Requirements:Associates Degree in relevant field and a minimum of 2 years working with the developmentally ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Clinical Psychologist or ''R'' LCSW Social Worker
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: Perform the following duties: supervise social work services provided by clinical staff; evaluate information and develop, review, and oversee behavior management plans and/or treatment plans; and develop and conduct psychology-related training for all levels. Role and Responsibilities:Intake EvaluationsCounselingBehavior ManagementReports to ensure they are accurate and ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Special Education Teacher
Category: Education
Position Overview: Under the general supervision of the Education Director, teach educationally and/or physically challenged students both academic and life processes skills. Responsible for planning and implementing developmentally appropriate class room activities in an innovative educational setting based on IEP Goals and established performance standards and best practices. Role and ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Occupational Therapist
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs to help rehabilitate those impaired because of illness, injury or psychological or developmental problems. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Test and evaluate patients’ physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine realistic rehabilitation goals for patients.Make professional ...read more
Contact: Michelle Witkin
Phone:(607) 798-7117
Fax:(607) 798-0074

Rep/Contact Info

Steve Sano
Executive Director