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Entry Level Direct Care - Recent High School Graduates!

Location: Danbury, CT, United States
Schedule: 2nd & 3rd shift

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Join Our Team and Make a Difference!

Are you a graduating high school senior ready to take the next step in your journey? Are you passionate about helping others and making a positive impact in your community? Look no further! Ability Beyond, a leading direct care agency, is seeking dynamic graduates like you to join our team.

Who We Are:

Ability Beyond is dedicated to empowering people with physical, intellectual, and mental health disabilities to live full and rewarding lives. We provide comprehensive support and care services to adults in need, fostering independence and inclusion in every aspect of their lives.

What We Offer:

  • Full-time and part-time positions available, 1st 2nd and 3rd shifts available. 
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement within the company
  • Extensive training programs provided – no prior experience required!
  • Competitive pay range of $17.75 to $19.00 per hour, with opportunities for additional advancement through our internal growth program.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum age of 18 years or older
  • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
  • Passion for helping others and making a difference in the lives of people with disabilities

Available Positions:

  • Life Skills Instructors: Provide direct support and assistance to people with disabilities, helping them develop essential life skills and achieve their personal goals.
  • Summer Job Coaches: Assist people with disabilities in securing and maintaining meaningful employment opportunities, empowering them to succeed in the workplace and advocating for them!

Responsibilities:

  • Work with individuals with medical, behavioral, independent living, and recovery needs across group homes and (or) individual apartments
  • Helping adults with disabilities with daily living such as cooking, cleaning, and hands-on care
  • Assisting with transportation needs for individuals to and from appointments
  • Immersing individuals with disabilities into the community to participate in work and volunteer activities such as Special Olympics
  • Assisting with positive behavior reinforcement, goal planning, and socialization skills
  • Ensure proper electronic and physical documentation of daily individualized case notes
  • Collaborating with an interdisciplinary team that includes nurses, behaviorists, & nutritionists

Upcoming Interview Days:

We're excited to meet you! Interview slots are available on the following dates:

  • Thursday, May 30th
  • Tuesday, June 4th
  • Tuesday, June 11th

Don't miss out on this opportunity to join our team! To apply and book an interview slot, apply!

 

Why Choose Us:

At Ability Beyond, we believe in the power of teamwork and the potential of every individual. Joining our team means becoming part of a supportive and inclusive community where your contributions are valued and your growth is encouraged. Whether you're looking for a fulfilling career path or a rewarding part-time job, we have opportunities for you to thrive and make a difference.

Apply now and start making a difference today!

 

To see a day in the life our Ability Beyond workforce, check out this video:         

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fk2TezhPHro

 

 

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