Mosaic provides a life of possibilities for people with intellectual disabilities through supports which are tailored to the individual's needs and desires. We support people to define their own happiness. We ask people how they like to spend their day, what they love to do in their spare time, where they want to live and goals they would like to achieve. We partner with them to make those things happen. These services are provided in collaboration with local, state, national, and international partners in 11 states and six countries. Mosaic is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. For more information visit www.mosaicinfo.org.
Direct Support Aide - 9.50 an hour
Located In:Waukon, IA
At Mosaic, we recognize potential and go above and beyond to turn dreams and goals into realities.
Mosaic is looking for Direct Support Aides to join our mission. These are caring individuals who support people with intellectual disabilities out in the communities where we serve.
In this position you will:
* Train and assist people served in various aspects of activities of daily living * Ensure services meet quality standards * Responsible for the health, safety and emotional support of the people served * Document the services and supports provided
* Must be at least 16 years of age. * Valid U.S. driver's license required, where applicable. * Work requires frequent physical activity including extended periods of standing, walking, and bending with occasional periods of sitting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crouching, squatting and balancing. * Work also requires constant reaching between knee and shoulder level as well as frequent reaching below knee level and overhead. * Work requires occasional independent lifting up to 25 pounds, frequent push/pull up to 40 pounds of force and the ability to safely transfer 50 pounds.
Mosaic offers a competitive benefits package including a free health insurance option! Other benefits include dental, vision, 403(b) retirement plan, paid time off and a wellness program. To learn more, please visit www.mosaicinfo.org.