Careers

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Facility Maintenance

To ensure that the JAFCO property and buildings are presentable and well maintained.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Daily check of grounds and perimeter of property
  • Check emails and “To do list” for daily updates of needed repairs/projects
  • Perform minor building repairs/paint where necessary
  • Follow calendar for weekly/monthly routine projects- (IE: pressure washing, window cleaning and emergency light testing)
  • Maintain organization of property garages, including donations.
  • Submit paper goods and supply orders/ maintain and organize supply room
  • Replenish cabinets throughout building the building with appropriate supplies
  • Pick up and deliver donations
  • Assist with pick-ups and deliveries for JAFCO special events
  • Change A/C filters and do minor maintenance of A/C’s on a regular basis
  • Assist staff with all internal event set-ups/take downs
  • Purchase needed tools /equipment and assemble (with Supervisor’s approval)
  • Fertilize, weed and mulch property on a regular basis
  • Spray grounds for wasps and ants as needed
  • Contact vendors when items are in need of repair or replacement
  • Meet with vendors on sight to discuss necessary corrective action
  • Assist Supervisor and internal/external staff on an as needed basis
  • Sanitize all items that are by the children on a regular basis

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Property maintenance experience of 1 to 2 years
  • Valid Driver’s License and clean driving record required
  • Cleaning experience preferred
  • Good common sense and self-motivated
  • Able to communicate using the English language verbally and in writing

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Direct Care Staff-JAFCO Children’s Ability Center

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide for the physical, emotional, social, recreational needs of the children in a home-like environment
  • Manage behaviors utilizing agency policies and procedures
  • Ensure all medical needs of child are met as directed by medical personnel
  • Prepare, or arrange for, daily meals and snacks and assist with feeding as directed
  • Maintain a safe, structured and nurturing home environment
  • Coordinate and assist in developing/supervising children’s activity schedule
  • Coordinate/assist with children’s transportation to extracurricular activities
  • Accompany and engage children in all activities
  • Ensure proper hygiene routines
  • Ensure medication distribution and document appropriately
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services as required

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalency; Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 1 plus years of experience with children with disabilities in a group setting
  • Must be available to work nights and weekends

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Clinical Administrative Assistant

In this role the candidate will be directly responsible for supporting the JAFCO Director of Operations and Clinical Services and the clinical team with all planning, coordinating and administrative needs.

 

Qualifications:

  • College degree preferred, minimum of five years’ experience working clinical office setting
  • Computer expertise in Microsoft Office, Outlook and Excel; able to adapt to working with other JAFCO clinical programs
  • Strong organizational skills and abilities to handle multi-tasks simultaneously
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with multiple generation levels
  • Demonstrates accountability and responsibility for daily work
  • Acquires, maintains and demonstrates current knowledge and competency
  • Demonstrates a commitment to service excellence and quality improvement

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Direct Care Staff: PART-TIME Evenings Weekends or Overnight’s

Job Responsibilities:

This person’s job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provide for the physical needs of the children
  • Prepare, or arrange for, daily meals and snacks
  • Maintain a safe and structured home environment
  • Coordinate children’s activity schedule in the home and at the Respite Center
  • Coordinate children’s transportation to extracurricular activities
  • Accompany children to all activities and assist other staff in engaging children in the activities
  • Supervise proper hygiene routines
  • Participate as member of clinical team
  • Supervise medication distribution and document appropriately
  • Attend staff meetings and in-services as required
  • Be available and flexible to accommodate scheduling needs, in both the Shelter and Group Homes
  • All other duties as requested by the Shelter Manager

Physical Job Requirements:  Must be physically capable of driving an automobile in a safe manner.  Must be able to lift up to 25 pounds, stoop, bend, kneel, stand/walk up to 4 hours, and be capable of continuous activity with children; must be able to perform housekeeping duties such as mopping and vacuuming large areas; must be physically able to participate in PCM training (Professional Crisis Management).

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalency
  • Previous experience working with children
  • Clean Driving record

 

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