The Relief Individual Support Specialist (RISS) for the Intentional Neighborhood is a great opportunity to be part of a neighborhood and community that embraces positivity and the rural lifestyle. All members of the community work together to support each other, enjoy companionships, and being in touch with nature.
This Relief Individual Support Specialist position involves supporting and assisting individuals who experience developmental and physical disabilities with daily living skills. This position relieves the regular full-time live-in staff every other weekend. The usual schedule is Friday 6pm - 10pm, Saturday 6am - 10pm and Sunday 6am - 10pm, including staying overnight on Friday and Saturday. The rate of pay is $15.50 per hour for regular time (first 8 hours each day) and $23.25 per hour for overtime, which approximately equates to $682.00 per weekend. Depending on Agency need, this position may be every other weekend or every weekend. Additionally, employees need their own transportation to and from their work venue. Individuals receiving supports are often dependent on employees for transportation needs. This position will begin the End of January 2018.
Those selected for positions will have the chance to work with a wide variety of people including families, community members, coworkers, and professionals to learn and grow professionally and personally. This is more than a job, it is a lifestyle. If this is for you come and share your talents with us and we will share our talents with you!