(Updated: March 14, 2018)

Part Time Direct Support Professional

Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for part-time direct care support staff. The support staff position is rewarding, challenging, and fun! We are looking for professional people willing to go the extra mile with a friendly demeanor and caring heart.

Hope House Foundation is currently hiring part-time employees to work evenings and weekends. Our support staff work directly with the people receiving services assisting with all activities of daily living. Support staff assist individuals with preparing their meals, maintaining their apartments, completing laundry, medical appointments, recreation and socialization, personal hygiene and any other tasks that the individuals may desire assistance. Hours available on weekdays are generally 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. shifts. We have various shifts open on the weekend in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Support staff are matched with a specific location/ team and develop a regular schedule with their supervisor. A one year commitment is preferred. Support staff must be able to work a minimum of two shifts per week plus attend a monthly team meeting. If you desire a job where you "make a difference" and every day is a little different, please join us at Hope House!

The schedule is: We currently have openings for days and afternoons (3p-9p). Please be able to work one weekend shift

The hourly rate for this position is $10.67

If you would like to apply for the Part Time Direct Support Professional position online please click here.

Behavior Support Specialist

Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for a full time Behavior Support Specialist position. The Behavior Support Specialist position is responsible for addressing behavioral and crisis support needs through ongoing, proactive presence at teams. Hope House Foundation operates services in Norfolk, Chesapeake, and Virginia Beach.

The Behavioral Support Specialist is responsible for addressing behavioral support needs through ongoing, proactive presence at teams. Successful applicant must be currently endorsed as a Positive Behavioral Support Facilitator in Virginia OR have a Bachelorís Degree and a commitment to secure Positive Behavioral Support Endorsement (with HHF sponsorship) in order to provide Therapeutic Consultation-Behavioral under the ID and DD Waivers. Behavior Support Specialist will partner and receive supervision from the HHF Consulting Director. Duties include: Provide team-based monitoring, tracking and assessment of initial and ongoing behavioral support needs including data review. Regular attendance at Core, Team and Consultation meetings Work in collaboration with Consulting Director regarding development of initial plans, amendments to current plans and staff training needs. Provide team-based training in plan implementation, including plan review, observation and modeling implementation of behavioral support plans. Significant Event Report review and provide follow up on Significant Event Reports. Complete shadow shifts with new staff and retraining established staff. Provide support for Agency trainings (Orientations, Team-specific PBS, Mandt). Provide some pre-crisis support. If you are interested in complex situations, enjoy working with others to solve problems, and are committed to supporting people with disabilities work past behavioral challenges to build lives in community, we welcome your application. We have a casual work environment, are nationally recognized and provide innovative services. Generous Benefits Package: no cost health & dental insurance, annual & sick leave, 11 paid holidays, 12 annual & 12 sick days per year!

The schedule is: Hours: Monday through Friday 10a to 6p; some evenings and Saturday flexibility required.

$40,311.95 no cost health & dental insurance

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Support Assistant

Hope House Foundation is currently accepting applications for a full-time direct care support assistant for one of its teams. Hope House Foundation operates services in Norfolk, Chesapeake and Virginia Beach. Each employee is matched with a location that becomes his/her "home team". We provide thorough training for new employees and there are opportunities for advancement within the organization!

The Dominion team is seeking a reliable, dedicated, and kind individual to fill a full time Direct Support Professional position. The Dominion team is located in Norfolk near O.D.U. campus. The support assistant provides direct care to adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities living in their own apartments in the community. The individuals receiving support with day-to-day tasks are adults with a wide variety of needs and interests. The support assistant helps with many tasks including meal preparations, grocery shopping, laundry, medications, recreation, and hygiene. Individuals may use wheelchairs and require assistance with lifting and transferring. The support assistant is one of approximately twenty staff persons working as part of the team. We are looking for a motivated individual who works well as part of a team and takes the initiative to get things done. In addition to the annual salary, other benefits include no cost health insurance, dental insurance, and generous paid leave.

The schedule is: Tuesday, Wednesday 2pm-10pm & Thursday 1p-9pm, and Friday/Saturday 8am-4pm

$26,021.60 annually

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Thank you for your interest in working at Hope House Foundation. We prefer that you complete our employment application online; however, you still have the option of completing a paper application. Please download the application , print it out, and fill it in.