Job Posting – Direct Service Professional – Hudson

 

Position Site/location Direct Service Professional – Hudson
 
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.
Requirements: *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. Applicants Must
*Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
*Be CPR and 1st Aid Certified.
*Be med certified.
*Pass DHS background study.
*Possess valid class B driver’s license with acceptable driving record; and be insurable at non-risk rates.
*Be able to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.
*Be able to pass DOT Physical; 
Job Description: You will provide on-going support to participants enrolled in enrichment programming, life skills classes and/or at the work place. These supports are provided at either ProAct or in the community. Reporting and fact-to-face counseling are also responsibilities of the Direct Service Professional.

Supports individuals with disabilities while interacting in the community. Plans and prepares class curriculum/lesson plans to fit individual needs and teaches classes as required. Provides occasional job coaching. Assists 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 lunch. Uses a company vehicle to transport individuals.

Hours:   7:30 a.m.– 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday  
Wage: $16.50/hour 
Benefits: Paid Time Off, Holiday Pay, 401(k) with company match. Health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance.

ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer

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