Are you seeking a job where you get back more than just a paycheck? 

Are you looking to make a difference with people who really need your help? 

Is connecting with people who will miss you if you are not there important to you?

If your answer is yes to any of these questions, then we want to hear from you.  Empower is looking for caring, responsible, and hardworking individuals to help our clients live their best lives.

Full and part time positions are available at locations across Niagara County. We’ll provide support you need to make a difference in someone’s life.

Full-Time Benefits include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid leave


Current Openings:

Speech Pathologist

Program Specialist

Special Education Teacher

Substitute Special Education Teacher

Teacher Aide (Full-time): perform a variety of duties to assist the classroom teacher in a variety of settings under the daily direction from the Special Education Teacher in the classroom.  Require High School Diploma and GED, a patient and kind demeanor and an enthusiasm to work with preschool age children.

Substitute Teacher Aide

Direct Support Professionals (Part-time to start): Responsible for the health, safety and well-being of individuals with disabilities.  Requires HS Diploma/GED, valid NYS Driver’s License with acceptable driving record and at least 18 years of age. Must be available 16 hours per week (8 of these hours must be on the weekend).

Employment Specialist
(Full-time): Supports people with intellectual or developmental disabilities in getting and keeping jobs in the community.  Educates local companies on the benefits of hiring people with disabilities and secures new work opportunities. Provides follow-along support for employees after being hired.  Empower is hiring 3 Employment Specialists.

Maintenance Worker

Administrative Assistant

How to Apply:

Click the link below and complete all sections or apply in person at our Administration building located at 9812 Lockport Road in the Town of Niagara at the corner of Tuscarora and Lockport Road. We are open from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday – Friday.

Apply Today

Contact us at 716.297.0798 or jobs@empower-wny.org for more information.