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Position Posted On:
6/21/2013
Employer:
The Homestead
Address:
1625 Adventureland Drive, Suite B
Altoona, IA  50009
Website:
http://www.TheHomestead.org
Job Title:
Autism Associates at The Homestead
Job Type:
Health & Human Services
Schedule:
Part Time
Hours Per Week:
15 - 25 hours
Position Start Date:
6/21/2013
Pay Rate:
$9.25 - $11.10 hourly
How To Apply:
Please apply on-line at www.thehomestead.org/employment or in person at: The Homestead 1625 Adventureland Drive, Suite B Altoona, IA 50009
Contact Name:
Naomi McDanel  
Email:
NMcDanel@TheHomestead.org
Phone:
515-967-4369
Fax:
515-957-3380
Job Description:
Part-time Positions Available in Iowa: Hiring Autism Associates in our Youth Community Department - We have immediate openings for Autism Associates who will get to teach and support children with autism. You would be inspiring personal growth, teaching self-care, and social skills development in the child's home and/or in the community. Openings in the Des Moines Metro Area and suburbs, Waukee, Clive, W.D.M.,Grimes, Ames, Story City, McCallsburg, and Marshalltown. Autism Associates at our Youth Home in Altoona will work with children with autism on self-care and social skill development. PT on a.m., p.m., and overnight shifts. Autism Associates in the Campus Department in rural Pleasant Hill, IA will work with adults with autism on self-care and vocational/social skill development. FT and PT for various shifts - 6:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.., and Overnight 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with all shifts every other weekend. Hiring Autism Associates in our Adult Community Services Department in the Des Moines Metro and suburbs - We have an immediate opening for Autism Associates who will get to teach and support adults with autism. You would be inspiring personal growth, teaching self-care, social skills development and in some cases, vocational skills. Starting Wage depending on education and experience.
Job Qualifications:
Requirements: *High school diploma or GED required *Driver’s license with chauffer’s endorsement and auto insurance *No experience necessary. Autism specific training provided. We will conduct a pre-employment drug screen, OIG, physical, MVR, and background check. The Homestead is an equal opportunity employer.