Posting ID : A1068500771
Date Posted : 2015-08-19
Category : Nonprofit
Danville Services of Oregon has several openings for Direct Support Staff to assist in programs for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in Multnomah and Washington counties.
Direct Support Staff provide direct client support services and are key to the organization's success and the quality of services our clients receive. In these positions, Direct Support Staff assist our clients with the maintenance of their home or apartment, with meal preparation, laundry, cleaning and other household chores as well as with leisure activities, staying connected with their social networks and with activities of daily living, including assistance with personal hygiene.
Danville also provides really nice work environments, kind and supportive supervisors and, of course, paid training. All of our employees work fixed schedules with no forced overtime.
These positions require fluency in written and spoken English, basic computer familiarity and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds. Preference will be given to applicants with prior experience in the field.
Current Openings in Multnomah County
Multnomah County open positions require applicants who are 21 or older and posses a valid driver's license with an insurable driving record.
These positions start at $10.25-$10.50 per hour based on previous experience.
Full time and part time positions available!
These positions start at $10.15-$10.55 per hour based on previous experience.
Full time and part time positions available.
On-call Direct Support Staff
To assist in programs in Multnomah and/or Washington Counties generally during afternoon/evening and awake, overnight shifts weekdays and weekends. Candidates can expect an average of 20 hrs/week of opportunities to fill in for staff leaves, illnesses, etc. Requires candidates to have a minimum of one year recent, verifiable experience in an I/DD licensed program and to be 21 or older, possess a valid driver's license and an insurable driving history. Pay for On-Call is $10.80 - 12.80/hour, depending on prior experience. These positions are not eligible for group benefits.
Candidates interested can apply with a cover letter, resume and at least 3 professional references via our website:
Please feel free to call 503.228.4401 during business hours with any questions. Candidates can also complete a company application in person at 9700 SW Capitol Hwy., Ste. 240, Portland, OR 97219. Please indicate your availability and preference for the specific positions that you would like to be considered for. Responses that do not include at least 3 professional references will not be considered.
Danville is an equal opportunity employer and promotes and welcomes diversity in all of our workplaces. Danville conducts extensive background checks as a part of our hiring process, including verification of past employment and reference checking prior to offers for interviews. Candidates accepting employment will also be subject to statutory criminal history/background checks as a condition for on-going employment.