Growing up with siblings who have disabilities mixed with mental illnesses, I knew I wanted to further my Education in the Human Service field/ Social Sciences. I wanted to work in the field somewhere helping individuals with mental Illness and disabilities.
I am an Enthusiastic Community Integration Specialist eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of Policies and Procedures and Services provided and training in OPWDD. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in Unity House of Cayuga County. With 6 years in the field and 15 years in customer service altogether.
I'm looking to continue with a position in my field of study which is in Human Development/Social science. My goal is to continue in building a professional career in helping to Maintain the Quality of services received by clients in OPWDD/ OMH. Working directly with client in this population for 6 years I have learned and seen a lot. I have learned different ways to think and how different people learn. In Being a team leader I have learned the allowable services and how important it is to make sure their skill building matches the goal they are trying to obtain. My degree goes hand in hand with the job I desire because my skills and my passion brings a lot of value to the team as well as clients.
Being in a leadership position I have the ability to work closely with my team and communicate effectively. I am able to bring new ideas and new skills that can be taught under the allowable services provided.
I have 12 years of implementing new ideas and working closely with any team in any job I have worked. I continue to do research and through going to school it has taught me a lot about self development and things that people can do, and services that can be provided to people.
I want to continue to help work on skills and to continue to help communicating in being an advocate as a liaison as a lot of clients don't have someone helping them closely. I am great at teaching and have built great repour with clients and families throughout the years. I feel I will continue to be a great asset to Unity House due to my great work ethic and dedication throughout the years.
I would like nothing more than the opportunity to continue to fulfill my dreams in writing plans. I have had my eye on this job for 2 years and have not given up on it. Through the guidance, failing and building myself back up in the last 6 years. I am more than confident with my capabilities to lead my team and effectively do what I need to do to represent unity house and make sure our clients are taught life long skills and we continue to connect and grow our agency through our positive results.
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