Employment

Program Assistant – The Work Center – 35 hours/week

Assists participants in New Perceptions’ Work Center with daily tasks, setting goals, and following person-centered plans. Duties and responsibilities include training/assistance/guidance to participants in vocational tasks, daily living skills, and personal care; following behavior support plans; engaging in outings. Also assists in identifying strengths/needs to establish goals for participant’s Plan of Care; attend POC meetings. Assists in contract work, including organizing materials; encourage participants; quality checking. Other areas of responsibility include record keeping and professional development. Send resume to Jill Fessler, Personnel/Office Coordinator, New Perceptions, 1 Sperti Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017 or by email to jfessler@newperceptions.org or fax 859-344-9332.

Program Assistant – The Learning Center (TLC) – PRN

This position provides physical care and training of adult participants within The Learning Center’s three programs: Adult Classroom, Art Abilities, and Adult Day. Specific duties include but are not limited to providing training, assistance, and/or guidance to participants for daily lessons, activities, learning tasks, lunch, personal grooming, bathroom needs, etc.; protect participants from injury during episodes of emotional or physical outbursts; participate in community activities as needed/assigned. Training, certifications will be required. High school diploma or equivalent, one-year related experience preferred. This position is non-exempt, PRN (as needed). Send resume to Jill Fessler, Personnel/Office Coordinator, New Perceptions, 1 Sperti Drive, Edgewood, KY 41017 or by email to jfessler@newperceptions.org or fax 859-344-9332.