Residential Direct Support Professional
Lead with ASL Fluency

Job Summary

  • $1,000.00 Sign-on Bonus; payable upon successful completion of the 90-day introductory period; must have applied on or after 2/2/22, and must be hired on or before 7/11/22

  • Full-time position, Mon-Fri, may include some evening hours

  • $21.25/hr to start  ; an additional $0.75/hr upon successful completion of the 90-day introductory period

  • Fluency in American Sign Language (ASL) is required

  • Assists and advises fellow staff on residential issues, including support & training.

  • Transport and accompany individuals to appointments; follow up as necessary

  • 1 year of experience as a supervisor or manager is preferred

  • Job responsibilities include scheduling for their program, and on-call rotation

  • Provide ongoing direct care of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a residential setting. This includes all aspects of personal care and safety

  • Responsible to promote and support meaningful lifestyles of each individual.

  • Basic computer skills required

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and at least 3 years of good driving experience with your license, and must meet our driver eligibility criteria (listed on the application)

  • Education requirements

  • A Master’s degree or above from an accredited college or university and 1 year’s work experience working directly with persons with an intellectual disability and/or autism; OR

  • A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and 2 years work experience working directly with persons with an intellectual disability and/or autism; OR

  • An Associate’s degree, or 60 credit hours from an accredited college or university, and 4 years work experience working directly with persons with an intellectual disability and/or autism; OR

  • A high school diploma or General Education Development Certificate and 3 years work experience working directly with persons with an intellectual disability and/or autism