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PathPoint is hiring Direct Support Professionals & Job Coaches!

Posted: 10/24/2022

Be a part of "Supporting people in living the life they choose" by joining the PathPoint team!

For more information and job descriptions please check the website at: www.pathpoint.org in the careers section.

Direct Support Professional, Individual Supported Employment
• Schedule: PT or FT 16-40 hours/week, variable schedule that includes evenings and weekends
• Starting pay: $18

Direct Support Professional, Community Access Project
• Schedule: PT 28 hours/week, M, T, Th, F 9:30am-2pm W 9am-2pm
• Starting pay: $18

Direct Support Professional, Independent Living Services
• Schedule: PT 16-20 hours/week, variable schedule that includes evenings and weekends
• Starting pay: $18

Key Responsibilities:
In this role, you will provide support and coaching to adults with developmental disabilities to promote independence and inclusion in the community.

Key Qualifications:
High school diploma or GED is required. BA/BS in Education, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, or a related field is preferred.
Prior experience working with people with developmental disabilities, or teaching/coaching/training others, is preferred but not required.
Intermediate Microsoft Office Skills, including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Must pass pre-employment DOJ fingerprint background check, TB screening and basic health screening.
Must have a valid driver's license with at least 5 years driving history, a satisfactory driving record, and use of a vehicle with current registration and insurance for work purposes.
Ability to perform the physical and mental activities of the job, including lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds with or without assistance, operating computer, telephone, and office equipment, performing basic mathematical calculations, and driving regularly for work purposes.

Compensation and Benefits: $18.00 per hour. Benefits for full-time staff working 30+ hours per week include medical, vision, dental, and life/AD&D insurance; paid vacation, 10 holidays, and sick time; wellness program with cash rewards; Flexible Spending Accounts; 403(b) retirement savings plan with employer match; free Employee Assistance Program; and housing assistance.

About PathPoint: PathPoint, a non-profit organization based in Santa Barbara, supports people in living the life they choose. PathPoint partners with people with disabilities and people with mental health diagnoses to pursue their hopes and dreams through strengthening workplace abilities, building life skills, and developing meaningful relationships. Founded in 1964, it offers services in five Central Coast and Southern California counties: Kern, Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Status: Full-Time,Part-Time

Shift: Day,Evening