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VOCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT CENTER INC Full Time Day Services Assistants in Urbandale, Iowa

Are you seeking a career change? Do you have a desire to help others?i We would like to talk to you! Vodec is hiring full time direct support professional staff assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.i Vodec provides all on-the-job training with career advance.i$1,000 hiring bonus.i Shifts available: Full-time, Monday through Friday, Day Hours Vodec is seeking individuals whose passion is to enrich the lives of others. Our Day Service Assistants work as part of a team to provide compassionate care and help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.Our day program provides a place outside the home for individuals to socialize with their peers and achieve their individualized goals. The responsibilities of a team member will include providing transportation and opportunities for socialization through community events and activities, administering medications and provide personal care. Our team members also help consumers gain knowledge and confidence in interpersonal relationships, daily living, nutrition, health and safety.If you are someone who strives to be the best and wants to work with amazing people, then come join us at Vodec. We value our team members and offer competitive wages and benefits. Vodec continues to be an employer of choice.i Many opportunities for career growth exist as we grow and as programs expand.About VodecVodec a non-profit organization providing services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities for over 50 years.i Vodec offers a wide range of services to including day habilitation, residential and vocational services in the Omaha, NE, and Council Bluffs, Atlantic and Urbandale, IA locations.Through our support and advocacy, Vodec consumers have had opportunities to develop, thrive and experience a sense of belonging.i Our mission is to help consumers realize their full potential through his or her own life desires and to contribute something of themselves.Find out more about Vodec online at www.vodec.orgQualifications IncludeQualified candidates for this job must be at least 19 years of age as well as have a minimum of a high school diploma or a GED.This position requires a valid driver's license, auto insurance, a good driving record, and the ability to pass an extensive background check, including checks of the dependent adult and child abuse registries, and criminal historyBenefit package for all full-time employees:Medical, Dental and Vision InsuranceLife InsuranceDisability InsuranceRetirement PlanFlexible Spending AccountPaid time off including vacation, sick leave, bereavement leave and holiday payTime and a half holiday payOn-the-job paid trainingEmployee Assistance ProgramCareer advance opportunitiesCareer advancement opportunitiesAnnual merit wage increasesAnd much more!