Direct Support Professional (Group Home Worker)

Good Life Corporation - New Market, VA

Full-timeEstimated: $17,000 - $22,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits

Company Description:

Good Life is a Medicaid Intellectual Disability Waiver funded program licensed by the Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services (DBHDS) supporting people with Intellectual Disabilities in the community. Good Life provides excellent Residential, Day Program, and Recreational opportunities for our clientele.

Job Description:

We are seeking compassionate, flexible and trainable individuals for full-time positions in our group homes! All positions require working 12-hour shifts every other weekend.

Schedule: Varies depending on program; required to work every other weekend 2 12-hour shifts; weekday shifts could consist of coming in as early as 2pm or leaving as late as 11pm; a split shift may be required.

Direct Care Staff Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensures general safety
  • Assists with routines and personal care
  • Encourages and guides people to be involved in their community and be as independent as possible.

Direct Care Staff Qualifications:

  • High school diploma/GED
  • Valid drivers license
  • Clean criminal background
  • Child abuse registry check
  • Acceptable driving record

Full time employees are eligible for the following Benefits:

  • Full medical, dental, and vision benefits, short/long-term disability & life insurance after 60 days
  • Full time staff are also eligible for paid time off after probationary period

Call Rachel at (540) 740-4666 or apply in person at 178 Early Street (Lower Level), New Market, VA 22844. When applying, please include a cover letter stating why you are interested in working for GLC.

Job Type:

Full-time/Part-time

Job Type: Full-time

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Location:

  • New Market, VA (Preferred)

License:

  • driver's (Required)