Direct Service Professional
Direct Service Professional (full-time and part-time positions available) Check out individual job postings on our website www.proactinc.org
Looking for great day hours, Monday through Friday???
Are you passionate about helping others in the growing human services field? If so, come and join an energetic team committed to making a positive impact on the lives of individuals with disabilities. ProAct Inc is a private, non-profit organization looking for talented people with solid verbal and written communication skills and creative problem solving abilities.
*High School diploma or general education degree (GED) with further training in health/rehabilitation or production preferred. Six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
*Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
*Must be able to pass CPR and 1st Aid Certification.
*Must pass DHS background study.
*Must possess valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record; must be insurable at non-risk rates.
*Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. on a regular basis
*Must be able to pass DOT Physical (additional testing required as a result of DOT physical will not be paid by ProAct); drug and alcohol testing.
*Must have personal automobile and be willing to drive for company business.
The Direct Service Professional provides ongoing support to participants enrolled in enrichment programming, life skills classes workfloor settings or community-based sites. These supports are provided either at ProAct or in the community. Reporting and face-to-face counseling are also responsibilities of the Direct Service Professional.
The Direct Service Professional provides work skills training to adults with disabilities in a variety of settings which include classroom, workfloor or community-based worksites. This may involve creating lession plans and preparing class curriculum/lesson plans. Teaching classes on a daily basis; providing job set-up and support to individuals on a skills training workfloor; or working as a part of a team supervising individuals in a community-based setting. Direct Service Professionald ssists with behavior management plans. Completes all record keeping in a timely and accurate manner, including but not limited to consumer time cards, case notes, behavior observation charts, seizure logs, daily logbook, and accident/injury reports. Assists with consumer’s personal care needs including but not limited to toileting, feeding, food preparation/set-up, break room supervision, dressing and washing. Provides daily coverage for bus duty and lunch duty.
Hours 8:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m. Monday - Friday
Full-time employees (working 30+ hours per week) are eligible for the following benefits:
Medical/Dental/Life/LTD/401(k) Plan with company match
ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer