Direct Support Professional-North Valley

<strong>At&nbsp;Adjoin,&nbsp;we strive to create an impassioned and fulfilling environment for both our clients and employees. We have been in action for 40 years and have worked tirelessly towards generating a positive impact in our communities. If you are interested in serving your community and becoming a valued asset to our team, please read ahead!</strong>

Stockton Office - Stockton, CA, 95207


<strong>At Adjoin, we are agents of change, building a future where all people can belong in the places they live, work, learn, and play. Together with our community partners, we remove barriers to belonging with innovative solutions that center the unique needs of every individual we serve. <br /><br /><br /></strong>

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$16.50 - $18.50

Overview: Make a difference in the community today!<br /> <br />Now hiring individuals to work with people with disabilities in multiple programs! We have both part-time and full-time positions available and provide all training needed. We are looking for individuals who live in the Stanislaus area. Starting pay is $16.50 - $18.50 per hour and we offer an amazing benefits package (to eligible employees) that includes Paid Time Off, full Medical/Dental/Vision/Accident coverage, and retirement with matching funds!<br /> <br />WEEKENDS REQUIRED<br /> <br />ABOUT THE COMPANY:<br /> <br />At Adjoin, we know our employees have diverse and individual needs and have gone a step beyond the standard, cookie-cutter benefits package that other organizations offer. We have thoughtfully designed a unique package that goes above and beyond!:<br /> <ul> <li>Medical coverage starting at $0 per month for employee-only</li> <li>Extremely generous retirement matching</li> <li>100% Employer-paid long-term disability coverage</li> <li>100% Employer-paid employee and dependent life insurance</li> <li>Employee Wellness program with fun incentives, prizes and chances to connect with your peers</li> <li>Mental health resources (EAP) with 5 free counseling sessions per year (for you AND your dependents)</li> <li>Volunteer program with paid volunteer hours for a cause of your choice</li> <li>Dental, Flexible Spending Account, paid time off, holidays, and more!</li> </ul> Adjoin is a non-profit social services organization serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities for over 40 years. At Adjoin, we strive to create an impassioned and fulfilling environment for both our clients and employees. We work tirelessly towards generating a positive impact in our communities and supporting people with disabilities to become fully engaged members where they can successfully live, work, learn, and play!. If you want a career that is highly impactful and deeply fulfilling, and are interested in serving your community and becoming a valued asset to our team, please read ahead and apply today!<br /> <br />We are looking for caring and compassionate people with a high level of integrity to work in our Independent Living Services program as a Direct Support Professional, assisting adults in their homes and communities with maximizing their independent living skills. This is a very flexible position with most all work conducted during the weekdays at client residencies, in the community, virtually, and from home.<br /> <br />ABOUT THE POSITION:<br /> <br />We have several openings for Direct Support Professionals supporting people in our Independent Living, Supported Living, Crisis Response, and Transportation programs. We have both full time and part time work available. These programs are rapidly growing and offer opportunities for career advancement.
Responsibilities: Services provided are dependent on the needs and preferences of the individuals we support, but may include assistance with:<br /> <ul> <li>Grocery and household shopping</li> <li>Meal preparation and cooking</li> <li>Safety awareness and preparedness</li> <li>Budgeting and bill payment</li> <li>Household maintenance and organization</li> <li>Accessing community resources</li> <li>Problem solving</li> <li>Social skills</li> <li>Medical and dental appointments and follow up</li> <li>Pharmacy interfacing and medication management</li> <li>Self-advocacy</li> <li>Transportation</li> <li>Behavioral intervention/support</li> <li>Crisis prevention and response</li> <li>Learning and exercising personal rights and responsibilities</li> <li>Other supports as needed to help individuals successfully meet their goals</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Must be 18 years of age or older with a minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalen</li> <li>Must have reliable transportation</li> <li>Must possess a valid CA drivers license and insurance</li> <li>Must pass a drug and background screening</li> </ul> <br />Benefits:<br /> <ul> <li>401(k)</li> <li>401(k) matching</li> <li>Dental insurance</li> <li>Employee assistance program</li> <li>Employee discount</li> <li>Flexible schedule</li> <li>Flexible spending account</li> <li>Health insurance</li> <li>Health savings account</li> <li>Life insurance</li> <li>Mileage reimbursement</li> <li>Paid orientation</li> <li>Paid sick time</li> <li>Paid time off</li> <li>Paid training</li> <li>Professional development assistance</li> <li>Referral program</li> <li>Vision insurance</li> </ul> <br />Schedule:<br /> <ul> <li>8 hour shift</li> <li>Day shift</li> <li>Evening shift</li> <li>Every weekend</li> <li>Holidays</li> <li>Morning shift</li> <li>Night shift</li> <li>Overnight shift</li> <li>Overtime</li> <li>Weekends as needed</li> </ul> <br />Work Location: In person