Supported Living Staff
- Portland, OR, USA
At Dungarvin, you have the ability to make someone's life better! Embrace the opportunity to change someone's life by assisting people with disabilities. Providing personal and companion care at Dungarvin, you will have the ability to enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities.
We have a unique opportunity available in our Supported Living programs, and are looking for an exceptional candidate who has a passion for person-centered advocacy and choice. This position requires a dependable staff who will work well independently , who has good communication and decision making skills, and who has the knack for teaching the individuals we support independent skill building.
You will be providing support with daily activities such as:
Community activities and outings
Implementing positive behavior supports
Basic life skills coaching
Performing household duties
Successful candidate will also have computer experience, and possess good oral and written communication skills. Some experience in employment services, social, human services, care-giving or medical field is desired.
We expect that our employees adhere to our mission statement “Respecting and responding to the choices of people in need of supports”
18+ years of age
Current and valid driver’s license
Acceptable driving record
Ability to pass criminal background check per state of Oregon standards
Ability to lift, push or pull over 50lbs frequently and over 100lbs occasionally
Basic computer and Internet skills
Two acceptable professional references
*Many Supported Living positions also require that the employee have their own vehicle that they can transport persons served in, as well as the ability to provide proof of liability insurance coverage.
*Many Supported living positions require pet care. Therefore, this position may not be a good fit for someone with allergies to pets.
- 401(k) plan available
- Paid time off
- Paid training
- Group insurance benefits
- Employee referral bonus program
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Equal Opportunity Employer