ASL Fluent Support Staff - Winsted

ASL Fluent Support Staff - Winsted Winsted, CT 06098, USA Req #1591 Friday, September 17, 2021 Marrakech is looking for staff to work with our wonderful participants with developmental disabilities, physical, behavioral or other needs in a group home setting. We seek nurturing people who will provide care with respect and dignity as well as promote independence and community integration. We are currently seeking ASL fluent staff for PT, FT, Per Diem positions in the Winsted area!

17/Hour Direct Care Opportunity!!Are you passionate about working with people? We are looking for staff that know American Sign Language to work in a new program in the Winsted area.

This program, in partnership with Northwestern CT Community College (NWCCC), will be a fully inclusive program for individuals with developmental disabilities who are also deaf.Staff will be supporting individuals in their homes and in the community to work and participate in the campus life at NWCCC.

The home will be outfitted with the latest technology available to increase the independence of each individual. The home is scheduled to open June 2019.

All staff are required to be fluent in American Sign Language (ASL).Any staff that is not proficient in American Sign Language will have the opportunity to obtain a Deaf Studies Degree/Direct SupportProfessional Credential through NCCC - an Employee Benefit offered to only those working in this new program. **Please note - proof of vaccination is required to work at this site**

Available Shifts:

  • F 2p-11p, Sa/Su 9a-11p (37 FT)
  • M-Th 2p-11p (36 FT)
  • M-Th 2p-11p (36 FT)

Insurance Coverage:
  • Health Insurance - Variety of plans available
  • Dental Insurance
  • COBRA Insurance Continuation
  • Vision Care Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance Group Rates
  • Life Insurance
Benefit Time:
  • Generous paid time off package
  • Paid Holidays
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Paid Sick Days Off
  • Other Paid and Non-Paid time off (i.e. jury duty, military leave, maternity leave, etc.)
Training Programs:
  • One week paid training for new employees
  • Ongoing training for all employees
  • Computer training
  • Staff Development Training (i.e. supervisory training)
Benefits other than salary:
  • Auto Mileage Reimbursement
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • Additional Bonuses According to Budget Availability
  • Perfect Attendance Bonus
  • Staff Recognition Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Home Ownership Program (check to put towards purchase of a new home)
  • Employee Social Events
  • IDEAL University of Bridgeport
  • Post University Accelerated Degree Program - 10% discount for employees and immediate family members
  • Rewarding Experiences
  • Discounts on Auto, Home, and Pet insurance
  • Discounts at several major cell phone companies
  • Plus many more!
Higher Education: Marrakech has partnered with the University of Bridgeport and Albertus Magnus to support the lifelong learning goals of its employees. This partnership makes it possible for Marrakech employees and their immediate family to receive a 10% discount on tuition from University of Bridgeport and a 15% discount on tuition from Albertus Magnus. The discount is applicable toward all degree and certificate programs; it can be applied toward the undertaking of a single class.
Financial Services:
  • 401K Retirement Savings Plan
  • Agency Sponsored Pension Plan
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Direct Deposit of paycheck
  • Credit Counseling

We are hosting IN PERSON CAREER OPEN HOUSE EVENTS! Walk-Ins Welcome! 2nd Wednesday of every month from 3PM - 7PM! 6 Lunar Drive, Woodbridge, CT 06525 Although you don't need an appointment, we do ask that you register by contacting Please note, we do follow COVID precautions. You will be required to wear a mask and have a temperature screening at the door. You will be able to learn more about Marrakech, and have a first interview by a member of our Recruitment Team. Please come prepared for an interview and bring two letters of recommendation or previous employment evaluations.

We are also hosting VIRTUAL CAREER OPEN HOUSE EVENTS! 4th Wednesday of every month from 4PM - 6PM! You will be able to learn about working for Marrakech, and be interviewed by a member of our Recruitment Team. YOU MUST REGISTER FOR THE VIRTUAL SESSION IN ADVANCE BY CONTACTING RECRUITMENT@MARRAKECHINC.ORG TO RECEIVE THE INVITATION BY EMAIL. Marrakech is an equal opportunity employer. Marrakech, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status of veteran, national or ethnic origin, or sexual orientation. Other details
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $17.51
  • Required Education High School
  • Winsted, CT 06098, USA
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High School or Equivalent

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Full time

Salary Range
$28,000.00 - 46,000.00
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