Direct Care

    • Job Tracking ID: 512332-585491
    • Job Location: Evans, CO
      United States
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: August 01, 2017
    • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

Would you like to work for a Person Centered Organization? 

 

We are currently hiring Direct Care Professionals who are interested in helping us uphold our mission to enhance the quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Weld County. Mon-Thurs 7:30am-5pm OR evenings, overnights, weekends.

 

The Residential Direct Care Professional is a stimulating and rewarding position. You will have an opportunity to help people with intellectual and developmental disabilities grow in their independence, relationships and the community. Your primary responsibilities include ensuring the health/safety and welfare of people supported while advocating for choice, dignity and respect. Residential tasks include assisting people with menu planning, grocery shopping, meal preparation, personal care, money management, medical appointments, medication administration, housekeeping, transportation, community integration and building positive relationships.

 

Day Program tasks include taking a small group of people on community based activities, such as bowling, swimming, social clubs, Meals on Wheels, cooking class, etc. As well as transportation and assisting with personal care. We'd love to have you join our team!

 

SHIFT: Day Program openings, day shift Mon - Thurs,

Residential Program openings, Afternoon and Evening shifts possible Fridays and weekend shifts

Full and Part Time Openings Available


PAY RATE: $10.21/hour

 

We provide comprehensive, paid training.

 

We offer Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays and Benefits are for Full Time employees.

 

Envision, Creative Support for People with Developmental Disabilities:

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for persons with developmental disabilities in Weld County.

 

SUMMARY: (See full job description on our website for a complete summary and job requirements.)

 

Provides services and support to people with developmental disabilities and their families within the framework of the Residential Services, Adult Services, and Family Support Services programs.

 

Experience and Skills:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and have a drivers license for at least two years. 
  • High School Diploma / GED required.
  • Ability to complete training in the areas of first Aid/CPR, medication administration, defensive driving, behavior management and crisis intervention.
  • Employment is contingent on the results of a required post offer drug screening test and criminal back ground check.
  • Must have motor vehicle, provide proof of automobile insurance, have a valid Colorado Driver’s license and acceptable driving record. An unacceptable driving record is a record with more than 3 occurrences of any combination of accidents (regardless of fault) or moving violations during the past three years and/or a record with 1 serious violation in last three years.

 

You can apply online or by submitting a paper application.

 

To apply online go to the careers page on our website at www.envisionco.org/careers click on the job posting and click on apply now.

 

To apply by a paper application stop by our offices Monday through Thursday 7:30am to 5:00pm or obtain an application by fax or download one from www.envisionco.org

 

Envision

1050 37th Street

Evans, CO 80620

(970) 339-5360

 

 

Envision is an Equal Opportunity Employer