YAI National Institute Reviews

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Stephen E. Freeman
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  • GOOD and BAD but extremely REWARDING

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    Current Employee - DSP
    Current Employee - DSP

    I have been working at YAI National Institute (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    This job has great benefits.
    Working with the individuals at YAI is rewarding in ways that your average place of employment could never give you. One thing that every staff member can agree with is that your heart will be touched and you will be proud to serve the individuals that live in the residents and or attend the day program.
    Great staff - feels like family.

    Cons

    Working as a DSP - can be challenging and exhausting in ways although very rewarding.
    You will never be a millionaire working for a non-profit agency no matter how hard you work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Overall I think that management listens when staff expresses their wants and needs.
    Unfortunately ever households {residents} is different so having a set pay-scale for DSP can seem unfair when ultimately so are more difficult to work than others.

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YAI National Institute Interviews

Updated Mar 17, 2015
Updated Mar 17, 2015

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    Community Training Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at YAI National Institute.

    Interview Details

    group interview..took about 45 mins in total and then very brief one to one. Asked basic questions like what would you do in this situation and how would you react to the patient if they are being difficult.

    Interview Questions
    • how would you react to the patient if they are being difficult?   Answer Question
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    Easy Interview

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Website www.yai.org
Headquarters New York, NY
Size 6 to 15 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Non-Profit
Revenue Less than $1 million (USD) per year
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The YAI National Institute for Disabilities Network (YAI/NIPD) serves developmentally and learning-disabled people and their families throughout Connecticut, New Jersey, the New York metropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and Puerto Rico. The nonprofit's services include health care, job training and placement, counseling, "overnight respite" for family caregivers, social activities, and summer camp programs. The organization also conducts research into the specific needs of individuals and families cooping with disability and provides public information about the capabilities... More

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