Position Description:

We currently seek a team member to help mentor and provide virtual, Zoom-based support services to adults with disabilities. Specific experience teaching adults or children with special needs highly preferred. The hired team member will work part-time and on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Direct Support Associate is a member of our Personal Supports Team and the selected team member will specifically be responsible for the following.

  • Facilitating virtual program plans designed to help clients learn basic academic and independent living skills
  • Planning interesting virtual activities each week

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have an Associates Degree or equivalent experience supporting individuals with disabilities
  • Must have a computer and high-speed internet access
  • Must be highly engaging in a virtual setting and be comfortable assisting clients via Zoom
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must demonstrate excellent English language and writing skills
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Background checks, drug test and reference checks will be performed prior to hire