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Vocational Day Program DSP - Day hours

Autism Center of Nebraska, Inc. Omaha, NE
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Job Description

The Autism Center of Nebraska, Inc. has an immediate opening for  FULL-TIME employees to join our Vocational Day Program  (Monday-Friday day hours 8am-4pm)

The Direct Support Professionals in our Vocational Day Program work with adults 21 years of age and older who experience autism and other developmental disabilities while teaching vocational skills or job-seeking skills. These skills are taught either in our Vocational program or at our retail store, The Art Garden . The Art Garden offers handcrafted art goods created with love and pride by individuals in the vocational services program.

The Art Garden serves a dual purpose as both an art retail store and artist co-op to provide the Omaha community with a fantastic place to buy hand-made local art. Not only do we sell art, we are creating an environment for adults with developmental disabilities to thrive professionally and receive pre-vocational skills training they can use to become engaged, active members of the Omaha professional community.The Art Garden promotes dignity, decision-making, and skill development among our individuals, while providing opportunities for creative expression!

Vocational Day Program or Developmental Disabilties experience is a plus, but not necessary 

ACN offers an excellent benefit package to full-time employees including:  Medical, Dental & Vision

All employees are eligible for the following benefits:  Paid ETO (Earned Time Off), Paid Sick leave & 401(k)

Certification/Training

  • First Aid/CPR
  • Medication Aide
  • BART (Behavioral Assessment & Redirection Techniques)
  • On-the-job training

  All paid trainings                                 

Requirements

  • Must be at least 19 years of age
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Current vehicle insurance
  • Reliable transportation

All applicants are subject to required background checks

Visit www.ACNomaha.org to learn more about the Autism Center of Nebraska, Inc.

To learn more about The Art Garden, please visit www.theartgardennebraska.org

Job Details

Date Posted April 14, 2018
Address 9012 Q Street
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Vocational/Transition
Function Developmental Disabilities
Job Type Full-time Employee
Shift Custom
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68127
Address 9012 Q Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68127
Phone 402-913-2317
FAX (402) 315-1001

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Casual Dress
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave

This job requires the following skills

  • Paraeducator
  • Special Education
  • Teacher Assistant
  • Teacher Mentoring
  • Vocational School Teacher
  • Excellent Communications
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Crisis Prevention
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Medical
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