compensation: $14.00/hr (increase to $15.00/hr by 1/1/19) employment type: full-time non-profit organization
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We are currently hiring caring individuals to work as direct support professionals for up to 8 adults with developmental disabilities in a group home setting. immediately hiring at our West Seattle location (close to Lincoln Park and the Fauntleroy Ferry Terminal) and hiring within the next two weeks at our White Center/Burien location.
Duties include facilitating integration of the residents into the community, assisting the residents to be as independent as possible, cleaning, cooking, instruction, documentation, transportation of residents, assisting with medication, providing first aid when needed, assisting adults with personal hygiene (including bathing, dressing, lavatory needs for BOTH genders), providing supportive listening.
Current starting wage is $14/hr, increasing to $15/hr by the end of the year.s.
No certification is necessary at hire as we can train the right candidate; however, NA-C or HCA (Home Care Aide) Certification expedites the training period. All necessary training is PAID. Absolutely necessary are the following prerequisites:
At least 18 years old
High School diploma or GED
Ability to read/write/speak in English (the language used by all residents)
Ability to attend mandatory training sessions as needed
Ability to work a variety of shifts (INCLUDING weekends) since we are staffed 24 hrs/day
Must pass fingerprint-based criminal background check
WA state Driver License (or ability to get one within 30 days of hire) and good driving record are necessary for transporting residents. The currently available positions will require some transporting.
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