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Job title: Direct Support Professional, Social Services Entitlements Supervisor

Location: Elizabeth, NJ

Description: Expanding Union County Non-Profit, is seeking a dynamic individual to increase organization awareness and organizing activities at the local, state, and national levels. Responsibilities include: recruiting, developing and training indigenous organizers with disabilities and assisting in fund-raising activities.

Qualifications: Excellent communication skills, verbal, written, strong leadership skills. Willing and able to attend training

Hours: Full and part time positions available

Start date: ongoing

Contact:

How to Apply: Submit resumes to or


Job title: Support Counselor

Location: Elizabeth, NJ

Description: Responsible for the development and coordination of training programs for members which enhance their quality of life and increase their independence. Develops community support and utilizes normalization principles in order to provide educational training to members. This is a part-time position that pays $14.15 an hour. Wekeends required, days vary by program need. EOE.

Job Tasks: 

  1. Maintains program standards of operation and development
  2. Ensures members’ health, safety, and welfare, including appropriate medication administration and medical needs
  3. Ensures the integrity of members’ finances
  4. Ensures adequate employment and recreation for members
  5. Maintains appropriate staff/member intereactions
  6. Ensures compliance with the annual Individual Support Plan (ISP) process for members
  7. Ensures compliance with the Agency’s Periodic Service Review and other quality assurance programs
  8. Ensures compliance with various program licensing and CARF requirements
  9. Provides appropriate direct supports to members

Pay Rate: $14.15/hour

Hours: part time position

Start date: ongoing

Contact:

How to Apply: Submit resumes to or


Job title: Director Support Professional

Location: Elizabeth, NJ

Description: We are currently seeking Direct Support professionals to provide supervision in a residential setting for individuals with developmental disabilities. Hours are typically 3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., includes weekends and days will vary depending on the program

Responsibilities:

  • Helps ensure a safe, clean, organized environment
  • Ensures that required documentation is complete and is in compliance with regulations and standards
  • Attends required trainings, staff meetings, and other meetings/events as requested
  • Performs other duties as required
  • Provides hands on assistance with activities of daily living including bathing and hygiene, and helps with fire drills and/or other health and safety issues as needed
  • Food shopping, menu planning, and meal preparation
  • Helping to arrange and attend social activities
  • Transporting members to and from work or day program, a medical appointment, etc.

Qualifications: 

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Car to use for work purposes
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal, and written
  • Previous experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities a plus
  • Willing and able to attend required trainings outside of normal work hours

Hours: full and part time positions available

Start date: ongoing

How to Apply: Submit resumes to or