Direct Service Aid
Date Posted : 2012-04-28
Group : Nonprofit Jobs
Come join a winning team @ Community Catalysts of California!
Make a difference in your community by assisting adults with developmental disabilities, and go home feeling great about the work you do!
Community Catalysts of California is hiring a Direct Service Aid (DSA) for our independant Living Program. The DSA teaches individuals with developmental disabilities the skills they need in order to increase their independence at home and in the community (for example: cooking, shopping, cleaning, budgeting and using public transportation).
PART-TIME with the potential of full-time (Sample schedule below)
Varies 2 weekdays form 9am-12noon (Vista, Oceanside)
Varies 4-5 weekdays form 3pm-7pm & may be needed some weekends (Solana Beach)
Daytime hours every other weekend (as needed)
8.00 to $9.00/hr Depending on experience
Mileage compensation and/or limited use of company vehicle
Benefits are available for full-time employees
Potential for growth within the organization
Skills & Education Requirements- A Direct Service Aide must be 18 years of age or older with a minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent. The Direct Service Aide must also posses certification in a Red Cross approved First-Aide & CPR class; or succesfully complete a Red Cross approved First-Aide & CPR class within 45 days of the date of hire.
He/she must succesfully pass a screening for illicit drug use prior to employment.
He/she must possess a record clear form past felonious criminal activity and submit to a Department of Justice criminal activity background check.
He/she must possess a California Drivers License and have insurance.
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