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Direct Support Professional in South Brunswick Township, NJ at Community Options

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.

We are looking for positive, dependable, and compassionate Direct Support Professionals for our Day Program for Adults with disabilities. If you are passionate about working with this population, want to make a difference, and have a sense of purpose - APPLY TODAY!

The hours of the program are Monday-Friday, 8 AM - 4 PM. This is a Full-Time position starting a $10.50/hour

As a Direct Support Professional, you will be supporting and encouraging our individuals to be as independent as possible and assist in building a support network between them and their community, as well as supervise and train consumers with developmental disabilities on how to acquire the skills needed to perform specific tasks, work routine, and personal life activities that are critical to successful employment.

Our own Option Quest program provides community activities for people who are not yet interested in competitive employment.  Its goal is to demonstrate the kind of jobs that exist in communities, develop social skills and match people with volunteer or part-time work.

We offer a competitive benefits package, including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Options
  • Paid Holidays - Including your Birthday!
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Retirement Savings Plan

We require: a High School Diploma/GED, a Valid Driver's License, and preferably 1 year of related work experience (with individuals with disabilities).

If interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to:

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer