Home Alliance Coordinator *(Live-In)* in Anchorage, AK at Hope Community Resources, Inc.

Date Posted: 9/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    540 West International Airport Road
    Anchorage, AK
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/22/2020

Job Description

Overview

Calling all experienced Direct Support Professionals!! 

Are you ready for the next step in your DSP career?   

Looking for a new challenge in an engaging environment

If you want to find more purpose through service to others, you’ve come to the right place.

Join our team now as a Home Alliance Coordinator!

The Home Alliance Coordinator (HAC) is a live-in position that provides a positive & nurturing living environment for individuals experiencing developmental disabilities. The HAC manages an assisted living home, provides support in all activities of daily living, and ensures community inclusion opportunities are provided. The HAC supervises other staff working in the home, ensures home finances are used properly, and ensures that all paperwork and reports are complete, accurate and timely. The successful candidate is creative, fun-loving and compassionate.

This position works 16-hour days and has every other weekend off.  The HAC and is provided private quarters in the assisted living home rent-free. The compensation is approximately $65,700 - $67,800 annually, which includes calculation for anticipated over-time.



Who We Are

We are a non-profit organization providing community supports to hundreds of individuals and families who experience intellectual and developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury and mental health challenges. We provide services through regional offices located in Anchorage, the Mat-Su Valley, Dillingham, Kodiak, Seward, Barrow, and the Kenai Peninsula. We also serve the outlying areas and numerous rural communities within each region.



Who We Serve

The people who choose our supports range in age from infancy to the elderly, are of diverse ethnic background, and experience a range of disabilities. Each person is individual and unique in the supports they need and request.



Why Choose Hope?

Our mission of support is based on an individualized approach, believing that each person has unique needs and must be the chief architect of their own service delivery plan. By listening to the dreams of the individuals and families who choose our supports, we are able to provide unique opportunities, create new living environments, and expand programs that fully encompass the needs of families. As a result, our community supports are as diversified and as personalized as the dreams of each person.



Responsibilities

  1. Assists in the development of Individual Support Plans, interaction guidelines and Plan of Care; develops written implementation schedules to assist the individual in meeting the goals outlined in the Plan of Care.
  2. Implements support services as outlined in the Plan of Care, including but not limited to, activities of daily living, day habilitation, employment, inclusionary activities and active learning.
  3. Provides direct care as needed in various activities such as personal finances, shopping, meal preparation, and activities of daily living, which include bathing, toileting, dressing, housekeeping, laundry, etc.
  4. Assure appropriate maintenance, cleanliness and safety of physical site and home vehicle.


Qualifications

Education

  • Highschool Diploma or GED equivalent required. Bachelor Degree in a health-related field preferred

Experience

  • Two (2) years experience working with people who experience developmental disabilities required; 
  • One (1) year supervisory or administrative experience strongly preferred. 

Other

  • Ability to lift 35 lbs, or 1/3 of body weight, whichever is less, on a regular basis
  • Must be 21 years or older, per State of Alaska regulations
  • Possess a valid driver license & at least 1 year of driving experience (may include permit time)
  • Provide driving record that meets agency guidelines
  • Pass a criminal background check under state regulation

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Keywords: DSP, Caregiver, CNA, healthcare, home caregiver, personal care assistant, PCA, care provider, social worker, health aide, provider, home supervisor

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