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Do you have a passion for supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities?
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being a Personal Attendant at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.
Full and part-time positions
Shifts vary from 7-3pm, 3-11pm and overnight 11pm-7am, 7 days a week
Opportunities for career advancement
Gain valuable experience in the behavioral health field
Great entry level job in behavioral health and resume builder
Support amazing individuals in their home and in community
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health California provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Located in Goleta, CA this position is responsible for ensuring the safety and environment of our clients, in addition to supporting our individuals in self-help skills designed to encourage independence.
Keywords: Personal Attendant, Direct Care, Direct Support, Caregiver,
To qualify, we require:
-A minimum of a High School Diploma or GED, BA in Psychology preferred.
-Experience in the field is preferred.
-Valid Drivers License and a good driving record are a must.
The IDEAL candidate will:
Be empathetic, a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, energetic, creative, understand the theories of behavior management and positive reinforcement, and represent yourself as a positive role model. Additionally, you must be able to complete 30 hours of new hire orientation training, and have a strong passion for working with and helping adults with special needs.
About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.
Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.
We employ more than 7,500 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate Servant Leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework. This is integrated into the delivery of quality programming for the individuals we serve, their families, and other stakeholders, as well as the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead. As a member of our team, you will support our commitment to cultural diversity and equity across all programs and services, and within all policies and employee practices.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Eligible employees are eligible to start benefits after 30 days of employment. In addition, we offer;
Medical (including telemedicine via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, and mental health services.
Student loan debt assistance, tuition reimbursement and continuing education assistance.
Generous time-off, 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.
Employee assistance / work-life balance program.
Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!
Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug screening required. EOE
Posted Date 1 month ago (7/9/2020 2:33 PM)
Requisition ID 2020-12633
Category Direct Care
Position Type Full-Time or Part-Time