"HELPING ONE PERSON MIGHT NOT CHANGE THE WHOLE WORLD, BUT IT
COULD CHANGE THE WHOLE WORLD FOR ONE PERSON."
Jubilee Association of Maryland is looking for Direct Support
Professionals to join our team.
The ideal candidate must be creative, tech-savvy, openminded,
flexible, innovative, and have a passion for helping others. At
Jubilee, we support and advocate for adults with developmental and
intellectual disabilities, and help the people we support to live
the most amazing life possible.
Jubilee's philosophy and core values are grounded in an abiding
belief that the created universe is good, all people are created in
God's image, and all people are empowered.
Full time position (weekends required)
Base Rate of Pay: $14.60/hour
- High school diploma and experience in a related field.
- Must be able to complete a Criminal Background report.
- Ability to lift up to 40 pounds at a time
- Have a drivers license and reliable transportation
- Intermediate computer skills are required, staff will use
technology for daily documentation and to help the person receiving
support to engage in their communities.
Our Comprehensive Benefits Package: Health Insurance, Annual
leave, sick leave, dental, short and long term disability
additional voluntary life is available, 7 paid holidays (FT support
are paid double-time), retirement 1% contribution to 403b after one
year and support staff receive additional 2% match; 4% contribution
to 401 (a) after 3 years. 3 months extended paid time off after 10
years of full-time employment, $500 paid vacation reimbursement
incentive available after 2 and 5 years; $500 after 10 years and
each 5 years thereafter, Paid training, plus additional personal
training budget, tuition reimbursement after one year; student loan
assistance for positions requiring degrees, robust employee
wellness program, including gym subsidies, fitness tracker
subsidies, biometrics, exercise program and yoga with certified
trainers. stipend for employee referrals, flexible spending account
for qualified dependent care and medical costs, "Best deal" buying
at DARCARS, voluntary Aflac-like benefits, Employee assistance
plan, voluntary vision coverage.
Company overview: Jubilee Association of Maryland was
established as an outreach of Hyattsville Mennonite Church in 1978.
Beginning with one group home serving seven adults, Jubilee has
gradually grown to now serve over 135 adults with developmental
disabilities. Jubilee supports over 100 adults who live more
independently in the community and are funded by Community
Supported Living Arrangements, Maryland Individual Support
Services, and Montgomery County Individual Support Services-County
or County Crisis funding.