Abilities First, Inc., a CQL accredited organization, has been making a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities for over fifty years. Starting out as The Little Red School House in 1962, Abilities First, Inc. has evolved into the Hudson Valleys premiere provider of support services for individuals with developmental disabilities. We offer a wide variety of services including school and preschool programs, day habilitation, residential habilitation, community habilitation, service coordination and employment services. At 660 employees, Abilities First has grown and is looking to add an experienced HR Staffing Specialist to join our Human Resource team!
The right candidate will have the ability to become familiar with multiple programs, assisting in job analysis and staffing level needs. The Recruiter will assist with the writing of internal and external employment advertisements, obtain approval/maintain all hire requests, conduct pre-employment screening, interviewing, and reference checking. Requires excellent analytical, organizational and computer skills. This role will assist the Director with strategic workforce planning, from the assessment of job responsibilities, employee capabilities and development to familiarity with the external labor job market.
Primary responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Full Time employees enjoy the following benefits: