Macon/Bibb & Greater Area

We are looking for more qualified individuals.

We have available positions.
Job Description #1

Direct Support Professional 24 hour overnight shifts (Macon, GA/ Bibb County area)
We are support individuals in a shared residence/ group home in Macon GA. We support 3 gentleman in this home who experience intellectual disabilities. These shifts will begin each day at 5pm – and last until 5pm the next day. (we need to cover 7 days a week 365 days per year.  Number of shifts to work each week negotiable and based on current coverage needs. (PRN availability to cover shifts on short noticed is also needed.)
Job Duties will include but are not limited to:
Cooking, Cleaning, assisting with hygiene, transportation, assist with medical appointments, helping others to become more involved in the community. Starting pay $7.25 p/h (all hours over 40 paid at time @1/2 or ~$10.88 p/h (yes sleep time counts toward hours) ~ (PT and FT employee positions.). Reimbursed for mileage $ .30 per mile. FT employees have access to benefits such as: retirement, sick leave, annual leave, etc.
(so if you work 2 shifts per week then 8 hours of your second shift is paid at $10.88 p/h; If you work 3 shifts per week then 32 hours would be paid at $10.88 p/h)

Positions located Bibb County (Macon, GA)

Job Description #2

We support ~50 individuals in the Bibb county surrounding areas.  These individuals live in a variety of settings. We are looking for qualified staff to provide support both in the home as well as the community support.  The position will include but not limited to: going out into the community and exploring the individuals interest toward employment, volunteerism, making friends, joining a walking club, getting involved in other activities, assisting the individuals with food preparation, house keeping, cleaning, laundry, organizing, balancing check books, paying bills, transportation, assisting on medical appointments, etc.  The large majority of this would be 1-1 work meaning you would only have one person you were working with at a time.  We would train you with several individuals and see who you matched the best with to support.  Then you, the individuals, & Supervisors would figure out your schedule.  Some shifts start as early as 7:45am and other don’t end until 9pm.  Shifts vary in duration based on the individual you are supporting and their needs.  Reimbursed for mileage $ .30 per mile. Starting pay $8 p/h.

Positions located Bibb County and surrounding areas

All Jobs are contingent on passage of hiring processes.

Summary hiring process:
References check, Background check (Employers expense), Shadowing/training, TB test(Employers expense) , drug screen(Employers expense), physical(Employers expense), First aid CPR class (Employers expense), all have to be complete before starting.  Usually takes 2-4 weeks from interview date.

If you are looking for work that is challenging and offers opportunities for personal growth, please send a resume and applications to:

mailbox@starchoices.org

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