Job: Behavior Residential Training Instructor

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Pay: $12.50 to $13.50/hour

We have weekend shift differential. We also have other homes for non-experienced persons at a slightly lower wage

Posted: 11/13/2017

Job Status: Full Time

Job Description

The Arc Tampa Bay has a unique program, partnered with Developmental Disability services in Washington DC.  We run a home for Behavior Intensive females from DC that are seeking better suited services to their needs.

We are seeking experienced Direct Support Professionals to care for these ladies with developmental disabilities and maladaptive intense behaviors in our group home located in Palm Harbor. This home is uniquely constructed to care for these residents specifically. Direct Care Staff are needed to maintain the security and quality of life of residents. Other responsibilities include: 

  • cleaning
  • cooking
  • toileting/changing/hygiene assistance
  •  med pass
  • transportation, etc...

Shifts are full time.   Evening, weekend, and overnight awake shifts are available.

We value our dedicated team of employees by offering a comprehensive benefits package. As a Direct Care Staff, you will enjoy:

  • Medical and Dental insurance at NO cost to employee
  • Low cost vision insurance
  • Free gym membership
  • Tax ­Sheltered retirement plan with employer match up $.75 on the dollar, up to 4% of annual salary, after 1 year of employment
  • Life Insurance at  no cost to employee
  • Full-time, steady schedule 
  • Large, stable organization with opportunities for growth
  • Position specific, paid training

If you desire personal satisfaction by helping those in need and enhancing the dignity and independence of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, The Arc Tampa Bay wants you to apply for this opportunity today! Employees MUST be able to commit to a full time shift, as well as have availability for required trainings:



Skills / Requirements

  • A minimum of 1 year related experience, working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities as well as aggressive behaviors
  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Valid Florida DRIVER License
  • Ability to complete and maintain required training certifications

Important Notes

We do the following pre employment screenings: (employer paid)

  • Local & Federal Level 2 background
  • DMV Screening
  • 10 Panel Drug Screen in accordance with Florida Drug Free workplace policies
  • TB Skin Test

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