Part-Time Direct Care in Grand Lake, CO - Start Immediately!!

Cottonwood Community Alternatives, Inc. - Grand Lake, CO

Part-time$15 an hour

Welcome to Cottonwood! Cottonwood Community Alternatives, Inc. is a private, non-profit agency established to provide a broad spectrum of services to Colorado citizens with developmental and intellectual disabilities.

A Direct Support Professional provides individualized support to assist a person to live, work, and recreate in their community as independently as possible.

Open Position

  • Part-Time - Hours flexible - 8 - 10 hours per week - $15/hr

Responsibilities / Essential Functions -

  • Provide direct care and supervision to a person with intellectual and developmental disabilities in her personal home.
  • Assist individuals in completing her daily routine such as hygiene, household cleaning, and meal preparation.
  • Plan and carry out a variety of recreational activities to advance social development (museums, parks, dances, recreation center, etc.).
  • Provide transportation to individual as needed.
  • Assist with medical care as needed (medical appointments, medication administration).
  • Implement and document individual goals and medical tracking electronically.

Job Qualifications -

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Experience working with adults with developmental & intellectual disabilities preferred.
  • Mature & dependable individual; minimum age of 21.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Reliable Vehicle that can be used during shift with Proof of Auto Insurance.
  • Good Driving Record - No suspensions & less than three tickets in three years.
  • Ability to complete work tasks with limited supervision.
  • Must meet background and reference requirements.
  • Computer/smart phone skills sufficient to complete required documentation.

Pay & Benefits - Why it is great to work here!

  • Flexible schedule - Great Work Life Balance!
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Positive and Supportive Work Environment
  • Generous paid holiday pay

If interested, please respond by sending a COVER LETTER and RESUME. Hiring Immediately!

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Flexible schedule

Hours per week:

  • Less than 10

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented -- quality and precision-focused
  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative