Program AideNew Jersey Institute for Disabilities | Plainfield, NJ, 07060, US
Posted 6 days ago
The New Jersey Institute for Disabilities (NJID) is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit agencies, providing services to infants, children, and adults with developmental and related disabilities. NJID offers specialized facilities, programs, and supports throughout New Jersey. Come join our dedicated staff of more than 500 and make a difference in someone's life!
We are currently hiring Direct Support Professionals to assist residents with developmental disabilities with activities of daily living in a residential setting.
Job Responsibilities of a Direct Support Professional:
Location: Edison County: Middlesex
Hours Per Work Week: 16 Weekly Work Schedule: Fri. & Sat. 3:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Other shifts are available at this location.
NJID has full time, part-time, and per diem opportunities in Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Somerset Counties.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, the safety and security of the individuals we serve and our employees have been of the utmost importance to us. To that end, NJID follows stringent protocols which comply with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), State and local public health guidelines. NJID ensures necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is made available for all employees and mandates health screening for all employees and visitors.
NJID EOE Statement
It is NJID's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all its employees and applicants for employment regardless of their race, creed, color, national origin, age, ancestry, nationality, martial or domestic partnership or civil union status, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expressing, disability status, liability for military service, protected veteran status, affectional or sexual orientation, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing), or any other category protected by law. As an agency, we value diversity of background and opinion, and prohibit discrimination or harassment on the basis of any legally protected class in the areas of hiring, recruitment, promotion, transfer, demotion, training, compensation, fringe benefits, layoff, termination or any other terms and conditions of employment.