Direct Support Staff

Employer: Integrated Living Services

Job Description

Responsibilities: • Provide support, supervision and training to residents to ensure health and safety and provide any necessary personal care. Personal care includes bathing, tooth brushing, toileting/diapering, etc. • Coordinate and implement all resident programs as outlined in the PCP • Provide maintenance, housekeeping, laundry and food preparation as needed • Maintain accurate daily documentation in all logs and program books in a timely and professional manner • Communicate and coordinate with other staff on a regular basis via house reporting systems • Report any unusual observations or concerns to direct supervisor and seek guidance to resolve problems • Attend regular staff meetings and provide input • Responsible to provide frequent opportunities for clients to go out in the community • Responsible to ensure that the client’s environment provides adequate stimulation and interesting activities that are of interest to the individual • Responsible to engage the client every fifteen minutes at a minimum and provide “active treatment” • Complete clients’ PCS forms • Must be able to respond to emergencies in a calm, reasonable fashion • Must be able to transport clients using agency vehicles when necessary • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Do you enjoy helping, teaching, and supporting people? ❤ Do you want a career where you can make a difference? 🗣 Are you a strong advocate for human dignity and self-reliance? ♿ Do you have or want skills in the nursing industry as an HCA or CNA? ⭐ Then ILS may be the place for you to work and grow! Integrated Living Services is a nonprofit organization providing whole-life services to people with disabilities so that they can thrive in the community and live life equally to their non-disabled peers. We seek individuals with the following credentials for residential facilities throughout the South King County area. ILS will assist you in getting the credentials you need. • HCA/CNA/NAR certification, including 75-hour certificate • CPR/FA • Washington State Food Worker Card • Experience in caregiving preferred • Specialization working with the developmentally disabled population Please reach out to Leddie or Nabeela in the Human Resources Department at 253-813-8706. Come by our office and fill out our in house application. 655 W Smith Street Suite 207, Kent Wa 98032 “Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.” –Albert Einstein

Compensation

$16.50-$17.00 hourly DOE

Upon hiring and during your employment with us, we offer in house training.

Schedule

Integrated Living Services offers 12 hour shift, seven days a week. Our most typical shift is 7am to 7pm, and 7pm to 7am. We offer comprehensive medical/dental/vision and 403b retirement program, life insurance, continued education and upward growth opportunities for management.

Location: 655 W Smith Street
Contact: 2538138706