In-Home Support Staff for Young Adults with Autism
AMAZING opportunity to make a difference in the life of a young adults with Autism
Brookfield, WI  / Elm Grove, WI 
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Posted 2 days ago
Job Description
Job Summary 
Support Staff work closely as a team to provide home, work, and community based services. This could include helping with laundry, leisure activities, participating in exercise classes that help to maintain their physical health and hygiene, ensuring proper medications are distributed and many other tasks that will help them live successfully in their community. Our goal is to foster the independence of these young adults in their own apartments. They are learning to become more self-reliant and we are here to give them the support that they need, while continuing to further their endeavor for independence. We are looking for employees who are a positive influence and are dedicated and driven to make a difference in the lives of these three adults. 

Job Requirements 
Ready access to a car (with proof of insurance) for any shifts scheduled 
Ability to check and respond to work related texts/emails on a daily basis 
Ready access to a phone during any scheduled shifts 
Must be able to work at least one shift during the weekend and at least 2 evening shifts 
Minimum availability for one overnight respite shift per month 
Competency with basic technology skills: computers, smart phones, email
Minimum physical abilities to walk moderate distances, swim, lift up to 40 lbs
High school diploma or equivalent 

Duties and Responsibilities 
Assist/Monitor/Teach individuals with daily activities including personal hygiene
Assist/Monitor/Teach individuals as needed in grocery shopping, menu planning, meal prep (including special diets) 
Preform daily record keeping (data collection/daily logs) Exchange information with next staff
Assist with community integration and recreational activities 
Follow individual treatment plans consistently 
Attend training as scheduled 
Provide Transportation as needed between various activities including work, home, school, recreation 
Preform other duties as assigned 

 

 

Special Notes/Instructions
Please send resume and cover letter to prefish@aol.com
Job Summary
Start Date
ASAP
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Hours per Week
20
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Flexible
Salary and Benefits
$13
Required Education
Some College
Required Experience
1+ years
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