26 Jul Support Broker #2169
Want to work at a great place with a social mission? JM Murray offers a comprehensive package of benefits include: paid vacation, paid holidays, paid sick time, 401k with company contribution, health and dental insurance with additional voluntary insurance benefits.
Provide brokerage services to individuals through the implementation of service and support plans, documentation of data and other means assigned and, as established by the planning team to address habilitative needs for the development and support of independent living. Provide startup and support Broker Services to assigned caseload. Assist in the development of a comprehensive self-direct budget consistent with the Life Plan and individual’s needs. Support in the development and maintenance of a Circle of Support for each individual ensuring planning meetings occur. Work in partnership with the individual and/or advocate to improve the quality and safety of services and living environment.
Skills: Ability to work both independently and as part of a team. Possess sound decision-making skills and judgment; ability to perform job tasks as required with minimal supervision. Good verbal communication skills and ability to adapt communication style to meet the needs of individuals served; including written communication skills and efficient use of technology. Ability to use Microsoft Office Suite, (specifically EXCEL). Capacity to learn and understand all services provided through OPWDD, as they may relate to Self-Direction budgets and advocacy for individuals served. Compassionate and caring
Education: Associates degree preferred; significant experience in lieu of degree may be considered 2-3 years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred; at least one-year planning, coordinating, and implementing activities. Position is conditional on possessing /obtaining a Broker Authorization Number from New York State (Broker training may be provided post hire).
Requirements: Valid NYS Driver’s License that meets company standards, including proof of NYS minimum insurance coverage. Clearance through a Background Check process.