Program Assistant (direct service with adults with developmental disabilities)

Location
St. Louis Park
Salary
$10-$12 an Hour (DOQ) and Benefits
Posted
Jan 18, 2013
Closes
Feb 17, 2013
Category
Social Services
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Part Time

Partnership Resources, Inc., a non-profit agency, seeks a creative and energetic individual to work with adults with developmental disabilities in a day program setting.

PRI is a non-profit organization licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services to provide day training and habilitation services to adults with developmental disabilities. We believe that each person we serve has unique talents and gifts to contribute to the community. PRI’s Mission is “To create partnerships between people with disabilities and the community.” PRI provides opportunities for adults with disabilities to gain respect and have a valued role in community life. Partnering with local organizations to create opportunities in leisure, cultural enrichment, employment and volunteer activities, we match client skills, interests and abilities to a variety of options to ensure that all activities are sustainable, and successful.

We currently have an opening for a Program Assistant position in our day program setting. In this position, the Program Assistant responsibilities include supporting community and leisure opportunities while providing direct care to adults with developmental disabilities.

The position is part-time (approx. 32 hours per week), Monday through Friday with day-time hours (approximately 8:30 am – 2:30 pm). Competitive salary ($10-$12/hour depending on qualifications) and benefits included.

PRI provides a supportive and dynamic environment where staff success and growth is as valued as client success. Experience working with people with disabilities preferred.

AA/EOE.

To learn more about PRI, please go to: www.partnershipresources.org

To apply, please click on the "Apply Now Button"


 

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