Community Support Staff 19 views
- Salary Offer Commensurate with Experience
- Experience Level Entry Level
- Total Years Experience 0-12 months
- Education High School Diploma or GED
When you apply for a community support position, you’re choosing not to limit yourself to a single role. Sometimes you’ll be an advocate for people with disabilities challenging stereotypes. Other times you’ll serve behind the scenes as an ally, assisting with meal preparation, personal hygiene or taking medication. You can put all of your confidence and skills to work while you support a person with disabilities to be his or her best.
A full-time schedule is 32-40 hours weekly and part-time is 6-30 hours. Available shifts include mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends.
- Provide the best level of assistance to people who are learning life skills, such as: managing money, keeping a schedule, riding the bus and more
- Support people to have meaningful relationships with friends, which may include get-togethers, phone calls and more
- Assist with medical needs including monitoring health, administering medication and getting to the doctor
- Drive people to and from their appointments
At Heritage Christian Services, enjoy:
- Generous paid time off (256 hours in just two years)
- 403(B) retirement plan option
- Affordable insurance coverage for health/dental/vision
- $350 bounty every time you send a new person we can hire full-time
- Performance bonuses plus rewards for tenure
- Paid mentorship programs
- Additional perks such as a homebuyer’s club, competitive tuition reimbursement programs and more
We have positions throughout Livingston, Monroe, Ontario and Wayne Counties.
- A valid driver license with a record of responsible driving
- Strong communication skills
- Reliable transportation
- The physical ability to lift and transfer individuals who rely on wheelchairs for mobility
- A high school diploma or equivalent
HCS is a place to grow.
You don’t need experience to work for people with disabilities. We provide all of your education and training. You may be a great fit for direct support if your background includes being a teacher, HHA (Home Health Aide), CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant), LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) or any other healthcare position.