Community Specialist / Flexible Schedules

Location: Roseville
Department: Retirement Services
Compensation: $17.00 - $17.50 per hour
Employment Type: Full Time

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.

Kaposia is committed to creating a diverse work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, status about public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law.

HOW TO APPLY

Step 1 – Downloadable application here (Word file): Employment Application FORM.

Email completed application to Len Roussel at lroussel@kaposia.com or mail to:

Len Roussel
Retirement Services Coordinator
2459 Rice Street
Roseville, MN 55113
E-Mail: lroussel@kaposia.com
Equal Opportunity Employer

Step 2 – Fill out the online form below and upload a cover letter and resume.

Step 3 – Download and fill out our EOOC Survey (Voluntary) – Email completed survey to: ppeyer@kaposia.com.

Apply for this position

Why Work Here?

Kaposia is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, veteran/military status, disability or handicap, age, sexual orientation, status with regard to public assistance, or any other protected class status defined by law.

Kaposia invests in the prosperity of people with disabilities and the profitability of our partners. Each person is valuable and should be treated with dignity and respect. We are committed to each person discovering their potential and challenging each person to individually succeed. We are seeking innovative and entrepreneurial employees to help individuals find jobs that fit their skills, interests, and passions.