Hope Community Resources, Inc Individual Support Specialist - Part Time - Seward in Seward, Alaska

We are currently searching for energetic and caring people who want to enhance the lives of people experiencing disabilities! Join our team as an On-Call, Part-time, or potentially Full-time Individual Support Specialist (ISS), where you will provide direct support to individuals who experience developmental and physical disabilities. This position focuses on teaching and modeling skills that foster independence and community integration as outlined in the Plan of Care. We also provide paid classroom and on-the-job training; it is not necessary for applicants to have prior experience, just a positive attitude and willingness to learn! Responsibilities: An ISS must be comfortable with: -Teaching and providing all aspects personal care -Performing light housekeeping duties to ensure the home is clean and safe -Transporting clients to and from personal appointments and community events -Administering medications as needed -Completing accurate notes and records of supports provided Qualifications Required High School Diploma or GED Valid AK driver license, responsible driving record and proof of vehicle insurance Experience working with individuals who experience disabilities strongly preferred Ability to lift 35 lbs, or 1/3 of body weight, whichever is less, on a regular basis Must be 18 years or older Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks