Lead Supported Living Specialist (Full-Time)

Adult Services Supported Living Camarillo, California


Description

Lead Supported Living Specialist

Are you a compassionate, people-oriented person who wants a rewarding opportunity supporting adults with autism or other developmental disabilities? We would love you to join our Supported Living Services team! 

As a Lead Supported Living Specialist, you will have more than just a job - you will have the opportunity to directly impact someone’s life for the better! You will work with individuals in their own homes and surrounding communities. Your daily routine can include:

  • Facilitating meaningful community connections
  • Lead team meetings
  • Establishing friendships
  • Exploring and participating in a variety of recreational and educational activities
  • Teaching independent life skills
  • Increasing helpful, adaptive behaviors
  • Rotating on-call responsibilities 
  • Having fun!

Qualifications: This position requires at least an A.A.  and/or two years experience in providing support services for individuals who are challenged with physical or developmental disabilities. B.A. in psychology, sociology, human services, or related fields preferred.

Requirements
: Successful candidates will demonstrate honesty and respect while maintaining a positive, professional work ethic. Must have a high level of accountability and dependability.

  • Able to support clients in their daily routines; including, but not limited to, nutrition, self-care, social, recreational, personal relationships, money management, etc.
  • Knowledge of positive behavior support practices
  • Be certified in CPR/First Aid, and ProAct within the first two weeks of employment.
  • Ability to sit, stand, walk, kneel, squat, and lift 25 lbs. 
  • Successfully pass a Live Scan DOJ/FBI background check and pre-employment drug test
  • Possess valid California Driver's license and provide a current driving record issued by the DMV
  • Provide proof of current car insurance
  • Provide formal documentation of highest level of education completed and/or other qualifying certificates

Important Details!

  • Full-Time
  • Very flexible schedule - Afternoons, Weekends, and Overnight Shifts
  • Compensation: $15.60 -18.21

What we offer you:

  • Medical and Dental insurance for employees who work over 31 hours per week
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Vacation Time Off & Holiday Pay for Full time Regular Status Employees
  • Employee discounts; fun employee events
  • On-the-job training, career development and advancement opportunities
  • 401(k)  Plan
  • A rewarding work environment
  • Meaningful relationships with your co-workers and the individuals we serve
  • Dynamic work environment, no day is ever the same as the next
  • Flexible work schedules

What is Supported Living? 

Supported Living Services allow individuals with developmental disabilities to live in their own homes in the community, while developing independent living skills, creating meaningful relationships, and participating as an active member in their families and communities.


Come join our team!