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:

Accounting Assistant: (full-time) Coordinates bi-weekly payroll and weekly accounts payable processes for the agency.  Accounting or Business Associate’s degree, two years accounting experience and proficiency in Excel, Outlook, Word and computerized payroll related software systems are eligibility requirements for the position.

Adult Day Specialist: (full-time) Coordinates activities and directly interacts with participants, documents participants’ experiences, communicates with families, assists with toileting and feeding activities.  High school diploma required and one year of experience working with older adults is preferred. Specialist Job Description

Registered Nurse: (Full Time-Community Housing Division) Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in nursing and licensure as a RN in NYS. Specialized training or (1) year of professional experience in treating developmentally disabled individuals in team treatment setting preferred.

Full-Time Speech Language Pathologist: (Full-Time-various divisions) Requires Master’s degree in speech language pathology and approved to complete CFY; or license in NYS with CCC’s or be eligible to be licensed in NYS. Prior experience working with developmentally disabled population preferred.

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).

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant:
(Full Time-Community Housing Division) Requires Associates Degree, valid NYS Driver’s License and registered as a COTA in NYS. One year work experience as a COTA and working with the developmentally disabled population preferred.


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.