|Position Site/location||Direct Service Professional/Life Skills Instructor|
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.|
*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.
|Job Description:||The Direct Service Professional provides ongoing support to participants enrolled in enrichment programming and life skills classes. Reporting and face-to-face counseling are also responsibilities of the Direct Service Professional.|
The Direct Service Professional also plans and prepares class curriculum/lesson plans. Teaches classes on a daily basis. 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 bus duty and lunch duty.
Medical/Dental/Life/LTD/401(k) Plan with company match
ProAct Inc. is an equal opportunity employer