POSITION: Community Specialist / Flexible Schedules
HOURS: Full-time 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. M-F OR Part-time Mornings 7:30 a.m. to Noon OR
Part-time Afternoons 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
JOB LOCATION: 2459 Rice St. Roseville, MN 55113
Do you have a passion for helping people with disabilities? Does making a difference in peoples’ lives, give you great satisfaction? Then, Kaposia, inc. is what you’re looking for! Seeking candidates who are creative, innovative, and looking for more than just a paycheck. You will become part of a dedicated team, working to ensure that people with disabilities, have the same retirement opportunities as everyone else. www.kaposia.com
Here’s what you can expect on a typical day:
⦁ No nights or weekends; up to 4.5 hours a day for PT; up to 8 hours for FT.
⦁ You will work with two-three individuals with disabilities 65 or older find meaningful activities and experiences that they enjoy on a daily basis.
⦁ Activities will be in the community and based on the interests of the individuals you work with; you’ll do the legwork to make sure they can enjoy these activities, whether it be bowling, community service, hiking, or something entirely different. It’s all about making their day great.
⦁ Physical requirements may include pushing a wheelchair, help an individual step into the van, assist with toileting, food preparation, and medication administration. Most importantly, you must have a heart for working with individuals with disabilities.
⦁ Do required paperwork using a laptop (training provided,) and attend all meetings and training as required.
Applicants must have a valid Minnesota license (or able to get), clean driving record and direct support experience is desired. A high school diploma or GED is the minimum education requirement. Degrees are preferred.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
⦁ Nonexempt, $17.00 -17.50 per hour based on education and experience.
⦁ Full-Time (30+ hours per week) benefit package available after two full months of employment includes: medical (employee contribution), dental, life insurance, AD&D, long-term disability, 401K plan, Personal Time Off (up to 15 days first year,) Short Term Leave and eight holidays.
⦁ Company provided laptop and cellphone. Mileage reimbursed.
⦁ Part time schedules earn PTO only.
⦁ Offices are smoke and fragrance free and off-street parking.