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

Classroom 1:1 Aide
Category: Education
Position Overview: Under the general supervision of the Special Education Teacher, perform routine classroom assignments for the designated child. Role and Responsibilities:  • Assist with daily classroom activities and routines including facilitating and monitoring interactions of designated child. • Assist with implementation of designated child’s individual goals/objectives. Assist ...read more
Contact: Diana Hughes
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:607-217-5640
Habilitation Specialist
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Facilitate discussion with individuals, and/or families to help them understand problems, define goals, and develop realistic action plans as they relate to their plans and ISP’s.Attend ISP meetings and hold six month review meetings. Collect information about individuals, using interviews, case histories, observational techniques, and other assessment ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 205-1077
Fax:(607) 217-5640
Direct Support Professional - New Higher Starting Rate of $12.30 per hour
Category: Personal Care and Services
Position Overview: 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. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Personal Care: • Performs/teaches and reinforces accepted infection control and ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:607-217-5640
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:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:(607) 798-0074
General Education Substitute 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 classroom 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, shape, ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:(607) 798-0074
LPN - There is a sign-on bonus of up to $2,500 for this position
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
Position Overview:Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) assess and monitor medical concerns, provides care to ill, injured or disabled program participants.  Role and Responsibilities:Performs/teaches and reinforces accepted infection control and personal grooming techniques; performs/teaches and assists in bathing, toileting, dental care, hair and nail care, personal hygiene and ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:(607) 217-5640
RN (Registered Nurse) 3,000 Sign on Bonus
Category: Healthcare
Position Overview: Responsible to assess and monitor medical concerns, provides nursing care to program participants and administers 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 ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:607-217-5640
Maintenance Worker
Category: Skilled and Trades
Position Overview:Help maintenance and repair workers in maintenance, and repair of agency buildings and grounds. Perform duties such as furnishing tools, materials, and supplies to other workers; cleaning work area, machines, and tools; and holding materials or tools for other workers.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Help with the cleanliness, orderliness, appearance and sanitation of ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:(607) 798-0074
Clinical Psychologist or “R” LCSW Social Worker
Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
Education and Experience Requirements: Doctoral degree in psychology or Masters in Social Work from an accredited educational institution. “R” Certification, Licensed Clinical Social WorkerMinimum two years’ experience in human services field / prefer OPWDD experience.Qualifications and knowledge:Excellent verbal, written and active listening skills.  Excellent organizational & time management ...read more
Contact:
Phone:(607) 217-0066
Fax:(607) 217-0069

Rep/Contact Info

Steve Sano
Executive Director