Salary: $35,651 ($17.14 per hour)
$2.50 shift differential for evenings, overnights, and weekends
FT Schedule: Wed-Sa 10p-8a
Since 1971, Hampton-Newport News Community Services Board has provided a comprehensive continuum of high-quality, essential, and community-based services to citizens of the Peninsula who are affected by mental illness, developmental disabilities, and substance use disorders.
The Community Services Associate II/ Direct Support Professional is responsible for providing training and support to individuals that require total care. The Community Services Associate II will work in a group home environment and will be responsible for the well-being of individuals with complex physical and medical care needs. This position will assist the individual in performing basic daily care needs by assisting the individuals with transferring by use of a hoyer lift, bathing, and meal preparation to include special diets, dressing, and feeding. The CSA II will be responsible for giving medications and interacting with medical professionals as well as ensuring the health and safety of individuals at all times.
One year of direct care experience working with adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, mental illness or experience working in an Intermediate Care Facility, CNA a plus.
Valid Driver's License.
As a condition of employment with Hampton Newport News CSB, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly if selected, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.
The selected candidate must successfully pass a criminal history fingerprint background investigation, DMV record check, Child Registry search, drug screening test and employment reference checks.