Position:  Direct Support Aide
Location:  Blue Ash, OH
Job Id:  254
# of Openings:  1

At Easterseals, discover a rewarding career that makes profound and positive differences in people’s lives every day
Full-time position, Monday - Friday 8am-4pm
We are seeking a capable, dependable, caring Direct Support Aide to care for our individuals with disabilities in our Adult Day Service Program by assisting individuals served with daily living skills, which include toileting, feeding, showering/changing individuals. You must have the ability to lift up to 100 lbs. You will provide quality scheduled activities throughout the day in order to enhance, maintain and develop social, cognitive, fine and gross motor skills, managing behaviors using positive intervention strategies, assisting with delegated medication administration, including g-tube feeding, preparing and setting up meals/snacks and will be responsible for transporting individuals in an agency van for scheduled outings. You will be responsible for maintaining cleanliness and organization of the program area and completing documentation as required by agency, accreditation and funding sources.   

Minimum qualifications include:
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Knowledge of general principles and methods for working with persons with disabilities, dementia and senior issues as well as individuals rights.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be flexible in schedule & job tasks
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs. while assisting individuals served
  • Valid driver’s license & insurance & a good driving record
We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including:
  • Medical insurance, including a PPO plan, and a HDHP plan that offers a company contribution
  • Employer paid Teladoc services, allowing participating employees and their family members access to a doctor free of charge for common medical conditions
  • Dental (including orthodontia coverage for children) and Vision
  • Employer-paid Life and Long Term Disability Insurance, with options for additional voluntary life insurance for employees dependents
  • 401k Retirement plan with up to a 4% match
  • Paid Time Off
  • Employee Assistance Program, hearing aid discounts and resources for free will preparation

 

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