Posted on 11/04/2020Deeds and Dedication Inc - Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

10.50 per hour Full Time

Company Description

we are a non-profit organization that provides services to individuals with disabilities both in their homes and in the community.  We provide training toward independence, including personal hygiene, daily living skills, and leisure skills.  The disabilities are wide ranging, but fall into the catagory of developmental disabilities; that is, the disability occurred prior to age 22.  If you want a job helping people who really need it, this is the job for you!

Position Description

Personal Support staff work with individuals in their homes and/or in the community.  Our current needs involve working with a man assisting him with self care, daily living and getting out into the community for leisure activities, once it is safe again to do so.  He attends a local day training program mon-fri,830a-230p. He is capable of performing many self care tasks with minimal supervision.  He enjoys eating out, going for walks, watching his favorite shows, attending dances and parties, and going to church at Idlewild.  He also attends several groups in the community including one at church and a local art/music class.  his typical schedule that is open at this time is weekdays 830am until 230pm; the days may vary based on appointments.  More hours are available if desired.

In addition to the hourly positiion listed above, we have live in positions available as well.  The job descriptions above are the same for these positions but a room is available for staff to live in the home with paid rent and utilities as part of the salary.

Please reply for more details or if you have any questions.  These are steady jobs with people who appreciate your help; most of our employees have been with us for over 8 years.

Requirements

18 years of age or older, Passing a level 2 background screening

Several classes that we assist in registering in, including CPR, First Aid, HIV, Zero Tolerance, HIPAA, medications, etc.  These are mostly required within a couple of months of starting.

 

 

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