May 08, 2024

Direct Support Professional - Cheryl - Burlington County, NJ

  • Legacy Treatment Services
  • Cheryl - Burlington County, NJ
Full/Part-Time Facilities Health Care Nonprofit - Social Services Other Professional Services Skilled Labor Operations

Job Description

This position pays a $2.00 per hour shift differential for hours worked from 11pm Friday through 11pm Sunday for both FT and PT employees.

 

The Cheryl Program is a group home for adolescents in a community setting.  We are looking for direct support professionals to make a positive difference with the Consumers in the program.  If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference and change lives for the better, then this job could be for you!  On a daily basis, you can expect to:

  • Relate with adolescents, understand what they are going through in their lives and build rapport
  • Show adolescents that they can change their lives on their own by giving them direction
  • Use positive reinforcement and other techniques to keep adolescents on the right track
  • Assist in teaching life skills, such as cooking, laundry and cleaning
  • Get moving and go outside to play basketball, tennis, hiking, bean bag toss and other activities
  • Lead by example and have a positive mindset

 

Full time and part time positions are available. Various shifts are available.

 

Full time benefits include:

  • 3.2 weeks of PTO in first year
  • Medical, vision, dental & life insurance benefits
  • 403(b) employee participation and employer match
  • 9 Agency-paid holidays
  • Training opportunities provided throughout the year for both FT and PT employees
  • $2.00 per hour shift differential for hours worked from 11pm Friday through 11pm Sunday for both FT and PT employees
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Tuition Reimbursement after 1 year
  • Employee Assistance Program & more

States

NJ

Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements

This position requires either a Bachelor's Degree in a social science, psychology, education, child development or other closely related field, plus three years' experience working as a child care staff in a residential treatment center. You must have a valid driver’s license in good standing.

Legacy will train you on CPR, First Aid, Nurtured Heart, Safe Crisis Management and Ukeru. 

 

Legacy Treatment Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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