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Poughkeepsie, New York

Program Specialist Children's Services

PART TIME 17.5 HOURS PER WEEK.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The Program Specialist provides HCBS services, which includes Pre-vocation and planned respite and CFTSS services, which includes Psycho-Social Rehab services to children with severe emotional, social or behavioral disorders. 
  • The Program Specialist may also take responsibility for various different areas of Respite programming and activities.

Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma with 3 years experience working with children or Bachelor's degree. 
  • Experience working with families with children with emotional and behavioral disabilities. 
  • Knowledge of community resources, mental health diagnosis and child development required.