TA-772 Personal Care Aide
Requirements: Civil Service – Non-competitive. High school diploma or GED required.
Job Description: Anticipated initial assignment is to be at Roy-Hart Learning Center, Gasport, NY. Please see the attached job description. The individual will provide (1:1) academic, behavioral and safety supports during all activities throughout the school day to a student that is wheelchair bound. The individual will learn proper supportive maneuvers to support the students’ physical needs and learn all safety procedures and protocols in place. The individual must be able to take directives from the classroom teacher and implement behavioral strategies (under the direction of the classroom teacher). The individual must be able to work collaboratively with school staff and colleagues in a team atmosphere. The individual must be able to handle stressful situations in a calm and neutral manner and must exercise patience. Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) and de-escalation training is preferred. Regarding physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position, requirements may include the abilities to regularly and repetitively stand, walk, sit, lift, carry, bend, stoop, crouch, reach, push, pull, crawl, and kneel. Regular attendance and dependability are required. Other responsibilities may be assigned. The assignment is subject to change.
Application Procedure: Applications may be downloaded from the Employment Page on our web site or obtained at the Labor Relations Office, Orleans/Niagara BOCES, 4232 Shelby Basin Road, Medina, NY 14103. Application materials may be mailed to the Labor Relations Office or faxed to (585) 798-1943. Applications are considered as they are received.