Job Number: 74832
Loyal Source is working with a client in the Kissimmee / St. Cloud area who is looking to hire a compassionate professional to provide direct support to an adult with autism in a residential setting.
Candidates with a High School or AA Degree receive between $9-$10 per hour.
- Minimum High School Diploma
- Must be able to speak, read, and write English
- Must be willing to undergo a Level 2 background and screening
- Able to work weekends and overnight stays if/when needed
- Self-directed with the ability to work with little direct supervision
- Has empathy for the needs of the ill, injured, frail and impaired
- Demonstrates tact, patience and good personal hygiene
- Must be a licensed driver with an automobile that is insured in accordance with state and organization requirements and is in good working order
- Comfortable with large dog
Will provide training in:
- Professional Crisis Management
- CPR and First Aid
- Behavior Basic Skills
Schedule is typically Monday through Friday 8: 00AM - 5: 00PM however, this individual must be able to work 35-50 hours per week, some weekends, stay overnight when needed. Consists of driving individual to/from volunteer position 3 days a week, befriending individual, facilitate community involvement such as bowling, lunch, movies, play games, theater, mini golf and other community social activities while supporting and helping improve self-skills in home.