Direct Support Staff - Per Diem
Individual Day Services
About the position
Direct Support staff provide support to individuals with developmental disabilities and acquired brain disorders in community, volunteer, and vocational settings. Staff are provided with comprehensive on-line and on-the-job training upon hire and on an on-going basis.
The Individual Day Services (IDS) program supports and enables adults to be contributing independent member of their community, to determine safe and healthy life choices, and to establish meaningful relationships with peers, family and friends.
This current opening is in Manchester, NH, first shift.
Great opportunity for per diem hours.
Essential skills and responsibilities:
•Support individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in community, volunteer and vocational settings
•Communicate, teach and model socially appropriate behavior
•Transport clients to and from the program
•Provide crisis intervention and redirection
•High school degree or equivalent
•Criminal, motor vehicle, and Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services background checks that meet agency standards
•Provide adequate transportation for clients, which includes having access to a reliable vehicle, a valid driver's license and maintaining personal auto insurance of $100,000/300,000
•Ability to speak, read, and write English proficiently; daily documentation is required
•Experience providing direct support or personal care
•College of Direct Support certificate
•Comfort using basic technologies such as desktop computers and Microsoft Office
•Proven ability to adapt to changing environments, from emotionally charged situations to highly structured professional settings
The Moore Center is one of New Hampshire's largest human services organizations, providing services to over 2,000 individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and acquired brain disorders, as well as award-winning, innovative programs for children, adults and senior citizens.
We offer a wide range of employment opportunities, competitive wages, and a comprehensive, competitive benefits package with all full-time positions. We're also committed to our employees' professional growth. Our training and development programs, including the College of Direct Support, enable employees to build careers while constantly improving the ways in which we serve our clients.
To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Resumes/applications are also accepted by US mail, fax or walk-in
Mailing Address: Moore Center Services, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
195 McGregor Street, Unit 400
Manchester, NH 03102
Fax Number: 603-206-2710
Type of position:
The Moore Center
195 McGregor St., Unite 400