Paid Neighbor - Upper East Side - 85th and Lexington

Location: New York, NY

Department: Westside Connections

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Do you live within 30 minutes of 85th st. and Lexington ave?

Westside Connections is looking to hire a Paid Neighbor to support a woman who is incredibly witty, funny and a bit sassy. If you enjoy spending time with people who are funny, have a bit of a chip on their shoulder, this could be the job for you. However, you must also love dogs (she has an adorable pug).

Responsibilities include:

  • Be available during specific hours (usually evenings during the week and weekends) by phone for emergency issues or concerns
  • Being available to respond to emergencies in person during on call hours
  • Must live within 30 min of 85th and Lexington in Manhattan

Documentation/Communication - Ensuring Information Is Shared By:

  • Completing case notes and written monthly summary notes by assigned deadline
  • Completing times heets on a biweekly basis
  • Following up with required documentation as detailed by your supervisor
  • Meeting with Director periodically for open communication
  • Completing OPWDD required training

Compensation: Monthly Stipend of $200 a month

If an emergency occurs and requires the paid neighbor to visit the individual to help, hourly pay of $20 an hour when face to face.

Qualifications: Minimum education experience – high school degree. Prior experience with adults with disabilities a plus, but not essential. We are seeking candidates who enjoy active, "people-oriented" work and are sensitive to the needs and preferences of people with disabilities. Must live within 30 min of 86th and Lexington in Manhattan

To Apply: Please submit your resume, cover letter, and dates of availability via our jobs board:

Or, send via fax to 212-921-5342 or mail to:

Job Path  

Attn: Lauren Enos WSC

256 West 38th St 2nd Fl

New York, NY 10018

*Please note: Only applicants we feel meet requirements of the position will be contacted for an interview.

**Job Path is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without unlawful discrimination based on races, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, employment, or citizenship status


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