Job Description Bittersweet is seekingpart time Direct Support Professionals to help enrich lives and make a difference at Safe Haven Farms in Middletown, OH. Direct Support Professionals help educate, mentor and positively impact the lives of individuals in Middletown, Ohio .
REQUIREMENTS: High school Diploma or GED; No experience necessary; paid training provided.
• Starting wage from $9.40-$10.40 per hour based upon experience. • Potential to earn an additional $1.00 per hour within one year. • $0.40/hour shift differential for evenings, nights & weekends • Flexible part time scheduling available • Enjoy the outdoors on our working farm and community trips while providing life skills to individuals with autism • Benefits package and paid holidays available based on job status
Part Time Direct Support Professional Responsibilities: • Provide person-centered supports which requires flexibility, creativity and commitment • Work in partnership with participants • Document service delivery accurately, thoroughly and in a timely manner • Promote communication, choice, independence, socialization, and empowerment for the participants
Part Time Direct Support Professional Skills: • Possess and uses empathy in all actions and interactions • Effectively work in teams with co-workers and participants • Ability to express patience in difficult situations • Exceptional and adaptable oral communication
About Bittersweet, Inc. Help us redefine what is possible with Autism. Bittersweet, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides residential, vocational, and recreational services to individuals with autism in a farmstead setting. For the past 30 years, we have found that a farm setting offers rich, varied, and abundant opportunities for self-paced, distraction-free activities that are perceived as immediately meaningful by our participants.
We are seeking employees to help enrich lives and make a difference. Our employees positively impact the lives of individuals with disabilities through teaching, mentoring, and partnering in meaningful activities and positive social interactions.