WorkSource Oregon QMHA/ Direct Support Specialist in Portland, Oregon
Payrange from $14.75-$15.50per hour DOE! Come join us for Loads of Fun! Get started today! Opportunities- Washington County - Beaverton, Tigard, Hillsboro, Tualatin and Downtown Portland. Want to be a part of a team that providesONE TO ONE SUPPORTSto folks in the mental and behavioral health communities Come get a job with us! We area community leader inADL/iADL's skills building and assistance for folks with behavior support needs as theystepdown from higher levels of care, or are currently living in their ownindependent placements. We offer flexible scheduled. Full/ Part time hours. Skills training Positive behavior supports (PBS), Client observation/redirection Implementation of structures and visual strategies. Wesupportclients throughout Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington counties in Oregon. The work is challenging and rewarding, our pay structure is very competitive. We offer great medical, dental, and vision benefits, plus PAID TIME OFF! We work with community partners to assist us with training to improve knowledge of diagnosis, trauma, boundaries, and skills training. Experience as a DSS in a homesetting or treatment facility is a major plus, BUTwere excited to help folks who are serious about the mental health communityto get started in Behavior supports field Pass criminal background check and have solid personal references Function with minimal supervision when on shift and assistinga client Maintain an appropriate, professional relationship with our clients Have good communication skills to interact effectively with clients And you need to be able to physically perform the work, for example the ability to: bend, climb, stoop, and stand lift 20-30 pounds without hurting yourself. OIS trained DSSs are highly encouraged to apply. .