Residential Program Specialist

Company: 

Work Unlimited

Location: 

Salem, OR

 

Job Title: Residential Program Specialist

Employer: Work Unlimited

Contact Information: Casey Phillips at 541-757-6426 or caseyp@workunlimited.org

Address: 515 SW Western Blvd, Corvallis, OR 97333

Fax: 541-757-2552

Web Site: www.workunlimited.org

Education or Degree Required: Diploma

Job Location: Salem, OR

Salary/Wages: $10.25/hr during training, increases to $11.00/hr after

Job Type: Full-time

Application Materials Needed: Job Application

Job Description:

  • Work Unlimited, Inc. is currently looking for Residential Program Specialist (Direct Care) to work with individuals with developmental/intellectual disabilities in the Salem/Keizer area.
  • We need energetic, outgoing people to support adult residents in a natural, home setting.
  • Applicants will work with other staff members at the home to assist residents with daily life activities; prepare meals, administer medication, transport and accompany residents to activities, and other assigned tasks to advance the quality of life for those we serve.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing direct care to individuals who have Intellectual and or Developmental Disabilities.
  • Task includes cooking, cleaning, providing transportation in company vehicles.
  • Helping the person become an active member in their community.

Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must pass DHS Background Check.
  • Be able to regularly lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Acceptable 3 year driving record preferred.
  • Experience preferred but not required.

 

Closing Date: 

Friday, 7 December 2018