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Direct Support Staff (In private home)

Location
Pittsburgh, PA

Milestone Centers, Inc. is a 47 year old non-profit Agency serving persons with behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our vision is to help extraordinary people live ordinary lives. Our Agency oversees 20 residential settings, 2 outpatient offices, 3 adult training facilities, a prevocational enterprise program, a consumer drop-in center, habilitation services, and 2 health care quality units serving clients in the Butler and Warren regions. Milestone is committed to providing trauma-informed care.

 We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

 

To apply for a position within our Agency, please submit your resume and a cover letter stating the name and number of the position you are interested in.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Two years’ experience in the I & DD field preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred.
  • Valid PA Driver’s License.
  • Proof of valid vehicle insurance required.
  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • Must meet Act 33 and FBI Clearances.
  • Favorable results of Act 34, physical, and TB test results upon hire.
  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs.

 Description of Duties: 

  • Coordinates staff schedules for assigned program.
  • Provide direct care, hab services, and transports.
  • Communicates with staff, family, and supervisor.
  • Maintain home-like therapeutic environment.
  • Van maintenance.

Hourly rate is $14.00 per hour.

Benefits for full-time employees include: 

  • Individual/family medical, dental and vision insurances
  • Eight observed holidays
  • Earn from 15 to 27 paid time off days
  • Maternity, short-term and long-term disability
  • 401K Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • Educational Leave
  • $500 Employee Referral Bonus Program