East Bay Innovations

East Bay Innovations San Leandro, CA, USA
Mar 01, 2019
Full time
About Our Organization: Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a nonprofit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities, and hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others. About the Position: EBI's Supported Employment Services has openings for Project SEARCH Job Coaches in Alameda County. These are full-time positions providing supports to individuals with developmental disabilities during their internship programs within either the Downtown Oakland offices of the County of Alameda or the Claremont Club & Spa in Berkeley. Other geographical and program areas of support are dependent upon staffing needs, based upon intern support needs, job coaching needs of individuals now employed, or vacation or sick leave coverage. The schedule is usually 8:30am to 4:30pm, but there may be occasional support needs in the evening or during weekends. We're passionate about raising the bar of employment options and opportunities and seek a person who shares this passion and can provide effective on-the-job support to individuals with autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and other developmental disabilities to ensure success. This job is a good way to gain experience in the non-profit sector, social work, human services or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. Tasks: Provide work training and support in a variety of employment settings, including: professional office environments, hospitality, and other employment settings as assigned Become familiar with the job tasks of each employment setting on caseload and effectively communicate the requirements of those tasks with clients, supporting them to complete each task with confidence Develop teaching methods that match each client's unique learning style, supporting them to be successful in their employment in a way that best suits their individual needs Create and manage your own schedule each week, ensuring effective client support Skills and Requirements: Must have valid California driver's license, be willing to drive own car (we do offer mileage reimbursement) and carry auto insurance Ability to meet the requirements of the employers we work with, including dress code, health clearances, and background checks Must be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently Have basic computer skills and an ability to learn computer programs Have excellent customer service skills Experience working with individuals with disabilities, previous job coaching experience, experience performing administrative tasks, and knowledge of task analysis are all a plus, but not required Work Schedule: This is a full-time position. The schedule is usually Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm. Occasional evenings or weekends may be required. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Services Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $16.00 per hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Oakland, CA, USA
Feb 21, 2019
Full time
About the Position: We are searching for caring, resourceful, responsible individuals who have a passion for helping people and want to make a difference in the world. Experience working with people with autism and other developmental disabilities is a plus but not required. This is a very rewarding position where you will work as a team with other staff and the clients. This is a perfect opportunity for those seeking to work non-traditional hours. Shifts available in the Berkeley/Oakland/Emeryville area and in the Tri-Valley area of Dublin/Pleasanton/Livermore. Job Duties/Tasks: Responding to emergency calls from support staff Contacting available support staff to fill shifts or work open shifts if needed Assist in a supervisory and supportive role to direct support staff Skills and Requirements: Must have reliable transportation Must be on-call for 24-hour periods, from 9 a.m. to 9 a.m. Must be able to respond to an open shift if necessary within a one-hour window Must be organized and proactive in working at replacing direct support staff in the event of call offs Must handle all phone calls in a courteous and professional manner Must be comfortable providing lift support as well as personal/intimate care and working with consumers requiring a behavior plan Must have a high level of accountability and dependability Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund *Employee contributions and eligibility for certain benefits vary depending on part-time or full-time status. Salary: The compensation for this position is a $75 stipend for 24 hours of on-call on weekdays, and a $125 stipend for 24 hours of on-call on weekends. Additionally, you'll earn $17.25 per hour for all training shifts and shifts worked. Four hours of training shifts paid at $17.25 per hour guaranteed for each on-call shift. SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Oakland, CA, USA
Feb 21, 2019
Full time
About the Position: Within the Supported Living Services Department, the Community Living Assistant assists people with developmental disabilities, one on one, to live in their own homes and be part of their communities in the ways that they choose. It is a very rewarding entry level position, working as part of a committed team to support people to lead meaningful lives. Tasks: Daily tasks may include: Assisting with community access Providing emotional support and companionship Helping cook healthy meals Assisting with grocery shopping and other errands Assisting with light cleaning Providing personal/intimate care Assisting with wheelchair transfers Skills and Requirements: Strong belief in choice and empowerment for persons with developmental disabilities Comfortable with providing personal caregiving Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull High level of accountability and dependability Flexibility and a willingness to problem-solve and learn as you go Work Schedule: There are opportunities to work weekends, evenings, and overnights, making this the perfect opportunity for those seeking to work non-traditional hours in the human services field. All entry level positions start at part-time with the option to grow to full-time if desired. We support clients throughout Alameda County. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund *Employee contributions and eligibility for certain benefits vary depending on part-time or full-time status. Salary: $15.00/hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations San Leandro, CA, USA
Feb 21, 2019
Full time
About the Position: EBI's Supported Employment Services has an opening for a Job Coach in Alameda County. This is a full-time position providing supports to individuals who are currently employed. We're passionate about raising the bar of employment options and opportunities and seek a person who shares this passion and can provide effective on-the-job support to individuals with autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and other developmental disabilities to ensure success. This job is a good way to gain experience in the nonprofit sector, social work, human services or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. Tasks: Provide work training and support in a variety of employment settings, including: wholesale bakery food prep, packaging, retail, grocery, professional office environments and other employment settings Become familiar with the job tasks of each employment setting on caseload and effectively communicate the requirements of those tasks with clients, supporting them to complete each task with confidence Develop teaching methods that match each client's unique learning style, supporting them to be successful in their employment in a way that best suits their individual needs Create and manage your own schedule each week, ensuring effective client support Skills and Requirements: Must have valid California driver's license, be willing to drive own car (we do offer mileage reimbursement) and carry auto insurance Ability to meet the requirements of the employers we work with, including dress code, health clearances, and background checks Must be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently Have basic computer skills and an ability to learn computer programs Experience working with individuals with disabilities, previous job coaching experience, experience performing administrative tasks, and knowledge of task analysis are all a plus, but not required Work Schedule: This is a full-time position. The schedule is usually Monday through Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm. Occasional evenings or weekends may be required. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $16.00 per hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations San Leandro, CA, USA
Feb 21, 2019
Full time
About the Position: EBI's Supported Employment Services has an opening for a Specialist in Alameda County. This is a full-time position with the Supported Employment team to provide coverage as needed to supported clients, to assist with intensive job coaching support for newly hired supported clients, and to assist the employment development team during internships or assessments and pre-employment activities. We're passionate about raising the bar of employment options and opportunities and seek a person who shares this passion and can provide effective on-the-job support to individuals with autism, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and other developmental disabilities to ensure success. This job is a good way to gain experience in the nonprofit sector, social work, human services or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. Tasks: Ability to adapt training and support techniques to individual needs and learning styles Provide one-to-one support to individuals while they are working, participating in an internship, or during pre-employment activities Assist clients to understand and report wages and subsidies in regards to Social Security Works as part of the Employment Services Job Development team and assist during job placement with travel training, new-hire clearances for supported client, initial training, and coordination with employer Develops vocational sites to provide External Situational Assessments (ESA) and provides supports and completes reports related to the ESA Provides outreach to employers to create employment opportunities Acts as floater within Supported Employment to cover open cases, and to provide coverage when primary support staff are out Skills and Requirements: Must have valid California driver's license, be willing to drive own car (we do offer mileage reimbursement) and carry auto insurance Ability to meet the requirements of the employers we work with, including dress code, health clearances, and background checks Must be able to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently Have basic computer skills and an ability to learn computer programs Experience working with individuals with disabilities, previous job coaching experience, experience performing administrative tasks, and knowledge of task analysis are all a plus Work Schedule: The Specialist position is full-time, usually Monday through Friday, but will include occasional early morning, late evening, and weekend assignments. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $18.25 per hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.​​​​​​​ Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Pleasanton, CA, USA
Feb 21, 2019
Full time
About the Position: As an Independent Living Services (ILS) Instructor, you will provide case manager support and skills development, working one-on-one with people with developmental disabilities who live on their own. You will support them to reach their personal goals of independence and community participation and inclusion. Positions are available throughout Alameda County. This job is a good way to gain experience in the non-profit sector, social work, social services, occupational therapy, mental health, or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. ILS Instructors must be able to deliver respectful, motivating, personal social services that enable our clients to participate in all aspects of their community. Tasks: ILS Instructors provide case management and support adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges. ILS Instructors empower and enable people with developmental disabilities to live in their own homes and participate in all aspects of their community. They teach life skills in a motivating, personalized, and professional environment. ILS Instructors receive training to support clients with: Money management Medical, dental, and medication management Basic cooking and meal preparation Utilizing public transportation Locating affordable housing Obtaining and maintaining benefits such as Social Security, Medi-Cal, Medicare, etc. Community and social awareness Household maintenance Skills and Requirements: Experience in human services, social services, social work, case management, mental health, occupational therapy, or non-profit sector Experience working with people with disabilities a plus Committed to the philosophy of individualized services, independence, and community inclusion Excellent organizational, communication, and problem solving skills Self-motivated and able to work effectively both as a team and independently Has a reliable vehicle, auto insurance and be willing to DRIVE OWN CAR (mileage reimbursement offered) Work Schedule: This is a full-time position. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 9am to 7pm flex. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $16.95 per hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Pleasanton, CA, USA
Feb 20, 2019
Full time
About the Position: Within the Supported Living Services Department, the Community Living Assistant assists people with developmental disabilities, one on one, to live in their own homes and be part of their communities in the ways that they choose. It is a very rewarding entry level position, working as part of a committed team to support people to lead meaningful lives. Tasks: Daily tasks may include: Assisting with community access Providing emotional support and companionship Helping cook healthy meals Assisting with grocery shopping and other errands Assisting with light cleaning Providing personal/intimate care Assisting with wheelchair transfers Skills and Requirements: Strong belief in choice and empowerment for persons with developmental disabilities Comfortable with providing personal caregiving Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull High level of accountability and dependability Flexibility and a willingness to problem-solve and learn as you go Work Schedule: There are opportunities to work weekends, evenings, and overnights, making this the perfect opportunity for those seeking to work non-traditional hours in the human services field. All entry level positions start at part-time with the option to grow to full-time if desired. We support clients throughout Alameda County. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund *Employee contributions and eligibility for certain benefits vary depending on part-time or full-time status. Salary: $15.00/hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Oakland, CA, USA
Feb 20, 2019
Full time
About the Position: As an Independent Living Services (ILS) Instructor, you will provide case manager support and skills development, working one-on-one with people with developmental disabilities who live on their own. You will support them to reach their personal goals of independence and community participation and inclusion. Positions are available throughout Alameda County. This job is a good way to gain experience in the non-profit sector, social work, social services, occupational therapy, mental health, or case management. We seek people who want to make a difference in the lives of others and are both gifted teachers and teachable themselves. ILS Instructors must be able to deliver respectful, motivating, personal social services that enable our clients to participate in all aspects of their community. Tasks: ILS Instructors provide case management and support adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges. ILS Instructors empower and enable people with developmental disabilities to live in their own homes and participate in all aspects of their community. They teach life skills in a motivating, personalized, and professional environment. ILS Instructors receive training to support clients with: Money management Medical, dental, and medication management Basic cooking and meal preparation Utilizing public transportation Locating affordable housing Obtaining and maintaining benefits such as Social Security, Medi-Cal, Medicare, etc. Community and social awareness Household maintenance Skills and Requirements: Experience in human services, social services, social work, case management, mental health, occupational therapy, or non-profit sector Experience working with people with disabilities a plus Committed to the philosophy of individualized services, independence, and community inclusion Excellent organizational, communication, and problem solving skills Self-motivated and able to work effectively both as a team and independently Has a reliable vehicle, auto insurance and be willing to DRIVE OWN CAR (mileage reimbursement offered) Work Schedule: This is a full-time position. The schedule is Monday through Friday, 9am to 7pm flex. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $16.95 per hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations San Leandro, CA, USA
Feb 20, 2019
Full time
About the Position: The Specialist is responsible assisting the Director of Supported Living in managing the day-to-day support of Supported Living clients. They will work alongside the director to ensure client shifts are filled and support staff are trained in their duties. The Specialist will also perform administrative work for clients and employees and advocate for and support clients in accessing the community. Qualifications and Duties: Duties of the Supported Living Specialist include: covering staff direct service vacancies, carrying the emergency cell phone and appropriately responding by either arranging staff coverage or directly responding to cover shifts and training new hires to support supported living clients. Individual must have flexibility, as work hours will include some weekends and nights. Ability to think strategically, creatively problem solve and exercise good judgment Provide individualized training and support to clients with respect and sensitivity to each client's needs and preferences Provide personal care and assist with wheelchair transfers Provides overnight support to clients as assigned Have the ability to train a team around a common goal Maintains a consistent positive attitude when working with each client and in representing the agency in the community effectively Carries the emergency cell phone as assigned (additional pay while carrying emergency cell phone) Provides on-call support as assigned Applicants must have a valid California driver's license, proof of auto insurance, and access to a vehicle. Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull. Work Schedule: The specialist must be willing and able to travel to all parts of Alameda County. This is a full-time position, evenings and weekends included. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund Salary: $18.25/hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Pleasanton, CA, USA
Feb 20, 2019
Full time
About the Position: We are searching for caring, resourceful, responsible individuals who have a passion for helping people and want to make a difference in the world. Experience working with people with autism and other developmental disabilities is a plus but not required. This is a very rewarding position where you will work as a team with other staff and the clients. This is a perfect opportunity for those seeking to work non-traditional hours. Shifts available in the Berkeley/Oakland/Emeryville area and in the Tri-Valley area of Dublin/Pleasanton/Livermore. Job Duties/Tasks: Responding to emergency calls from support staff Contacting available support staff to fill shifts or work open shifts if needed Assist in a supervisory and supportive role to direct support staff Skills and Requirements: Must have reliable transportation Must be on-call for 24-hour periods, from 9 a.m. to 9 a.m. Must be able to respond to an open shift if necessary within a one-hour window Must be organized and proactive in working at replacing direct support staff in the event of call offs Must handle all phone calls in a courteous and professional manner Must be comfortable providing lift support as well as personal/intimate care and working with consumers requiring a behavior plan Must have a high level of accountability and dependability Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund *Employee contributions and eligibility for certain benefits vary depending on part-time or full-time status. Salary: The compensation for this position is a $75 stipend for 24 hours of on-call on weekdays, and a $125 stipend for 24 hours of on-call on weekends. Additionally, you'll earn $17.25 per hour for all training shifts and shifts worked. Four hours of training shifts paid at $17.25 per hour guaranteed for each on-call shift. SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.
East Bay Innovations Berkeley, CA, USA
Feb 20, 2019
Full time
About the Position: Our Community Day Support (CDS) program offers one-on-one support to adults with disabilities. You and your client will be participating in a lot of fun activities throughout the community. Swimming, ice skating, bicycling, art, music, dance and cooking are just some of the great things you will get to do together. At times it will be just you and your client out in the community together, and sometimes you will join up with other CDS participants and staff for group activities. It is a lively, diverse crowd with a wide range of amazing personalities, interests and skills.This job is perfect for you if you are interested in: Having an exciting and diverse work week Breaking down barriers to community participation for individuals with disabilities Building meaningful, lasting relationships Tasks: Daily tasks may include: Assisting with community access Utilizing public transportation with clients Participating in a variety of community events Providing emotional support and companionship Providing personal/intimate care Assisting with wheelchair transfers Skills and Requirements: Strong belief in choice and empowerment for persons with developmental disabilities Comfortable with providing personal caregiving Must complete a Live-Scan DOJ background check and consent to a DMV driving record pull High level of accountability and dependability Flexibility and a willingness to problem-solve and learn as you go Work Schedule: Shifts are during the day, Monday through Friday, and currently require staff to travel to the Oakland/Berkeley area. All entry level positions start at part-time with the option to grow to full-time if desired. Benefits: Employee benefits include (but are not limited to): Medical coverage Dental coverage Vision coverage Flexible Spending Account Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account 403(b) retirement plan Membership in the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 1021 Paid holidays Paid vacation Sick leave Commuter benefits Counseling benefits Financial coaching Education Assistance Fund *Employee contributions and eligibility for certain benefits vary depending on part-time or full-time status. Salary: $15.00/hour SIGNING BONUS: For a limited time, EBI is offering a signing bonus of $250 to all new employees, plus an additional $250 bonus after the first 90 days of employment. That's a total of $500 extra income to thank you for joining our team. Apply today! *East Bay Innovations is an equal opportunity employer. We will consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. Established in 1994, East Bay Innovations (EBI) is a non-profit human services organization that supports people with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disabilities, autism, and cerebral palsy. Our person centered services support people to live in their own homes, make choices about how they live, work in jobs of their choosing, and enjoy being part of their communities. We seek to further the human rights and empowerment of people with disabilities seeking to lead lives of meaning as part of their communities. We hire people who care about social justice and want to make a difference in the lives of others.