|Title:||Contractor/ CFC Staff|
|Notes:||Location is in Gilmer , TX|
|Starting Pay:||$11.79 hourly|
Are you looking for a job that makes a difference? Do you have a passion for helping others? We may be the right organization for you: VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA TEXAS.
For 100 years VOA Texas, a faith-based and non-profit organization, has operated with a mission of “Helping America’s Most Vulnerable Reach Their Full Potential” through various programs throughout Texas. Programs are locally created, managed and delivered to provide a wide array of human services. YOU can be part of the passion, mission and tradition!
Location: Gilmer TX
* Must be 18 years of age
* Is NOT the spouse of the individual to whom the Intervener 1 is assigned; or if the individual is under 18 years of age, a parent of
the individual to whom the Intervener is assigned.
* Must have a High School Diploma or GED
* A minimum of two years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities
* The ability to proficiently communicate in the functional language of the individual to whom the Intervener is assigned
* Has a minimum of six months of experience working with persons who have deafblindness
• Feels comfortable working in close physical proximity to individual while frequently using touch to communicate with and instruct individual who are primarily tactile learners;
• Demonstrates emotional maturity, stability, ability to perform under stress, and frustration tolerance;
• Shows ability to exercise good judgment, cooperation, tact, and discretion in dealing with the individual, family, and others;
• Shows interest in developing additional knowledge and skills;