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Administrative – Direct Support Professional/Job Coach (Central Phoenix – Day)

Location: Phoenix, AZ, US
Type: Full Time
Beacon Group
15.00 - Hourly

Direct Support Professional North Phoenix Nights

Since 1952, Beacon Group has been committed to providing employment related opportunities to people with disabilities. We provide training, development and access to real work for a segment of our community.

Are you seeking a position as a Direct Support Professional; a Job Coach; a Behavioral Health Paraprofessional or Behavioral Health Tech? If you are or you want to begin a career in this exciting and rewarding field then we have the position for you!

We are looking for a patient, flexible and dedicated person to work with, train and supervise a fantastic team of adults with disabilities. Daily duties of this position is to provide top of the line services for the individuals on the team while providing quality service to the customers we provide a variety of services for. This is a hands-on position. The DSP along with the team will be providing administrative support in an office environment. Duties include: Answering phones and redirecting calls, first point of contact for clients and office staff and other receptionist activities as assigned.

Schedule M-F between the hours of 8am-4:30pm (a day will be 8 hours) Pay starts at $15 per hour plus benefits.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer qualified females, minorities, disabled persons, veterans and members of the LGBTQ community are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

High school diploma or its equivalent

Successfully pass the drug test and background check

Provide proof of good driving. https://servicearizona.com/motorVehicleRecord

Have a valid Arizona Driver’s License and pass the Beacon driving test

Experience in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel a must

Additional Experience and/or Training: Beacon will facilitate training if needed

CPR/First Aid certification, or able to obtain and maintain a CPR/ First Aid Certification

Fingerprint clearance card, or able to obtain and maintain a fingerprint clearance card

Article IX and Prevention and Support certificate or able to obtain and maintain certification

Experience working with adults with disabilities a plus.

Behavior health Experience a plus

Essential Abilities

Ability to balance, bend, stand, walk, kneel, twist, stretch, climb and sit

Ability to lift/ carry up and push/pull to 50 pounds unassisted

Ability to tolerate environmental conditions, such as hot, cold, wetness, dust, noise, etc.

Ability to drive and to travel independently to various sites

Ability to communicate effectively

Ability to follow instructions

Ability to work effectively with staff, clients and the public

Ability to use judgment

Ability to meet deadlines

Ability to learn and use equipment

If you are unable to complete this application due to a disability, contact this employer to ask for an accommodation or an alternative application process.