Intensive Community Support Worker- Floater - $2,000 Sign On Bonus

Provide specialized support to clients who possess a range of intellectual disabilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Initiate constructive activities that address goals on a client's Individual Support Agreement (treatment plan)
  • Facilitate community inclusion, daily living, and skill acquisition
  • Utilization of sound judgement and maintenance of calm demeanor during crisis
  • Provide needed behavioral and/or mental health support
  • Provide needed personal and/or medical care
  • Work with a variety of clients each day with a rotating schedule

Requirements:

  • High School Degree or equivalent
  • Three years' experience in a human services or combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skill has been acquired
  • Enjoy being physically active and have knowledge of Chittenden County resources
  • Skill in de-escalation technique
  • Valid driver's License, use of a personal vehicle, and an acceptable driving record

Structure:

  • Travel as required for client needs, appointments, and for pick-up/drop-off
  • Union eligible position 
  • Non exempt position 
  • Full and part time options, with varied schedules
  • $18.37 hourly rate 
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience  

Benefits:

  • 36 paid days off
  • 401k with up to 8% employer contribution
  • Excellent Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability Insurance
  • Childcare stipend

*All sign on bonuses are exclusively offered to external staff and internal staff are not eligible.

*All referral bonuses are exclusively offered to internal staff and external applicants are not eligible.

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color, LGBTQIA and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.