Emory Valley Center
Job Description

Direct Support Professional:

This is a combination role, supporting individuals with intellectual & developmental disabilities in their homes and in the community. Act as caregiver, companion, teacher, mentor, and life coach, supporting people to live meaningful lives and in reaching their personal goals. No experience is required, and paid training & certification is provided. Company vehicle provided for use at each work location.

-Must pass criminal background check & drug screen. Must possess driver license & acceptable driving record. Minimum age to apply is 18.

Benefits include : insurance, retirement savings plan. paid time off, paid holidays, and free gym membership. Starting pay is $10 per hour. Rapid opportunities for advancement are available. Earn $11-$15 per hour within 6 months of hire in other positions & programs.

Interviews available daily. Visit the Careers page on our website to view a job preview video to learn more about the field of direct support. www.emoryvalleycenter.org

AVAILABLE POSITIONS...

Kingston area, Male support staff needed to assist 2 males in their home, evening and overnight shifts. Thurs. 4 PM- 8 AM, Fri. 12 AM- 8 AM, Sat. 12 AM- 8 AM, Sun. 4 PM- 12 AM.

Oak Ridge area, Female support staff needed to assist 2 females and 1 male with daily living skills in their home and with volunteer & recreational activities in the community. Evening shift, Tues.-Sat. 4 PM- 12 AM.

Clinton area, Female support staff needed to assist 1 male and 1 female in their home & in the community. Experience with lift/transfer & support with personal hygiene care preferred. Day shift, Tues.- Sat. 8 AM- 4 PM.

Oak Ridge area, Female support staff needed for mid-aged female. Provide transportation and support for recreation activities, errands, and for medical appointments. Assist also with daily living skills in her apartment such as cooking, budgeting, and use of technology. Day shift, Tues.-Sat. 8 AM- 4 PM.

Oak Ridge area, Female support staff needed to work alongside another support staff, providing assistance for a senior female in her apartment who requires total care. Experience with assisted lift/transfer, personal hygiene care, meal-prep, feeding, & medication administration preferred. Day shift, Tues.-Sat., 8 AM- 4 PM.

Oak Ridge area, Male or female support staff needed to provide assistance for a male in his home. Assistance with shopping, cooking, cleaning, and transportation for recreation in the community required. Weekend position. Double shifts, Sat. 8 AM- 12 AM, Sun. 8 AM – 12 AM.

Oak Ridge area, Female support staff needed to assist a mid-aged female. Assistance with cooking, cleaning, medication administration, and transportation into the community for shopping & banking needs required. Tues.-Thurs. 4 PM – 12 AM, Sat. 8 AM- 12 AM.

Oak Ridge area, Male support staff needed to assist 2 males in their home. Help with daily living needs, provide transportation in the community for recreation & medical appointments, teach technology skills, and support in reaching personal goals. Evening shifts, Tues.– Sat. 4 PM – 12 AM.

Oak Ridge area, Female support staff needed to assist a senior couple in their apartment & in the community. Assistance needed with personal hygiene care, medications, cooking, and cleaning, as well as providing transportation for errands & medical appointments. 32 hrs. per week, full time. Thurs. 8 AM- 12 AM, Sun. 8 AM- 12 AM.

Sunbright area, 2 Female support staff with experience supporting someone with behavioral needs sought to assist a female in her home. Provide assistance with personal hygiene needs, medication administration, cleaning, & with transportation to medical appointments. Evening shift position, 4 PM – 12 AM Tues. & Thurs-Sun. Day shift position, Thurs.- Sun. 8 AM – 4 PM.

Oak Ridge area, Male support staff needed to support 2 males in their apartment & in the community. Provide assistance with cooking, cleaning, medications, & transportation. Teach daily living skills and assist these men to reach their personal goals. Day shift, Mon. – Fri. 8 AM- 4 PM.

Oak Ridge area, Male support staff needed to support 2 males in their apartment & in the community. Provide assistance with cooking, cleaning, medications, & transportation. Teach daily living skills and assist these men to reach their personal goals. Evening shift, Sun. - Thurs. 4 PM -12 AM.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $10.00 per hour

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