The Salvation Army

Residential Direct Support Professional Philadelphia

Job Locations US-PA-Philadelphia
Job ID
2021-7883
Category
Developmental Disabilities
Compensation Min
USD $14.00/Hr.
Compensation Max
USD $15.00/Hr.
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

Position: Residential Direct Support Professional
Location: Developmental Disabilities Program, Philadelphia County
Availability of Position: Immediately (Multiple positions available)
Schedule: Full-time, Part-time hours available, and On-call positions (variable schedule, as needed, less than 19 hours per week during the week and weekend shifts.
Reporting Relationship: Program Coordinators
Salary and Grade: $14.00 per hour; On-Call rate $15 per hour; 72 Non-Exempt

 

The Salvation Army is hiring and offers Full-Time employees a truly excellent benefit package to eligible employees including:
· Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, up to 3 personal days, vacation time and sick time.
· Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
· Comprehensive health care coverage with low cost employee premiums, co-pays and deductibles
· Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
· Flexible Spending Accounts
· Remitted Tuition Program
· Eligibility for the Federal Government’s Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program
· Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!


Part-Time Employees are offered:
· Generous paid time off every year that includes: holidays, vacation time and sick time.
· Employer funded Pension Plan (company contributions begin after 1 year of employment)
· Eligibility for supplemental insurance plans including Short Term Disability, AFLAC and Voluntary Term Life
· Most importantly – a job with a good purpose!

Responsibilities

This position is a non-exempt position with responsibility for supports to persons with developmental disabilities residing in residential programs in Philadelphia County.

Qualifications

Minimum requirement of a High School Diploma/GED with a valid driver’s license. Experience should include supports to people with a range of Intellectual Disabilities, including individuals with dual diagnoses and physical disabilities. Familiarity with policies, procedures and regulations toward the abilities of individuals with disabilities preferred. Position requires a positive attitude toward the abilities of the individuals with disabilities, good communication skills and the desire to engage people in activities that meet their interests and broaden their horizons. Ability to work with management, staff, families and funding sources in a respectful and courteous manner. Ability to effectively communicate with staff and person(s) we provide services for. Ability to initiate problem solving. Must be able to provide all clearances. It is essential to support The Salvation Army by having an appreciation and understanding of The Salvation Army mission.

 

Contact: Please send, email or fax your resume and a cover letter to:
The Salvation Army DDP
Attn: Loretta Carey
701 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, Pa 19123
Email: Loretta.Carey@use.salvationarmy.org
Fax: 215-787-5953
Or go to: http://careers-usesalvationarmy.icims.com

 

No Phone Calls Please.


Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on April 7, 2021

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

 

The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.
Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.
Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


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