Empower U
  • Kearny, NJ, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time


Empower U. is a dynamic in-home, mental health organization that is rapidly growing each year. Empower U. provides Respite services to children with developmental disabilities between the ages of 5 and 21, who are seeking services after school and after work hours. We are seeking highly motivated, professional, respite technicians for part-time and per-diem positions.


  • High school Diploma minimum
  • Experience with DD children 1-2 years preferably
  • Ability to work independently
  • Report writing skills are a must
  • Flexible availability
  • Must possess own vehicle
  • Experience implementing care plans
  • Smartphone
  • Knowledge of google suites


  • Fluency in languages in addition to English is a plus
  • Self-motivated & enthusiastic
  • Ability to multi-task throughout the entire shift


  • Provide direct care for children and families with a wide array of disabilities
  • Ensure staff is in compliance with program policies
  • Assist youth with activities of daily living
  • Supervisory skills required
  • Ability to effectively manage a team of 5-10 employees daily with help from the Supervisor
  • Must be organized, detailed oriented, and able to complete necessary paperwork
  • Communicate with the families for the youth we provide services for
  • Day-to-day responsibilities including but are not limited to filing, creating activities for children, logging temps, driving a company van, changing diapers (5-17 possibly)
  • Other duties as assigned

Hours: Mon-Fri schedule provided upon hire

Job Types: Full Time 30 hours per week

Pay: $17-$21/hour

Empower U. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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