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Non-Profit Disability Support Staff

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Tavon Learning Center
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issaquah, WA
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Published 8 days ago

Come hike, laugh, count, dance, read, shop and play. Where? Our classrooms include a hiking trail, chicken coop, grocery store, yoga mat, easel, and garden. We are connected to over 100 adults age 18 and over with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are eager to get of their homes and off the couch! They come to Tavon to forge friendships with their peers and Tavon Team members while continuing to learn new skills like independent living, goal setting, social skills, and more, and experience new activities such as art, science, yoga, hiking, and gardening . Ideal candidate must be a team player, flexible, patient, imaginative, attentive, consciousness and communicative. In leading by example, staff often marvel at how they learn to see the world in new ways. While we follow daily programs. curriculum and schedules, every day is both spontaneous and tranquil, loving and goofy, friendly and humbling. Staff feel rewarded through client/family relationships where they are appreciated and needed. Experience with disabilities is helpful, but we especially value compassionate and kind self-aware humans who can coach, teach and encourage with gentleness. MUST be able to lift at least 50 lbs. MUST have a valid WA driver's license or obtain one upon moving from out of state. Staff are required to be trained to drive accessible vans. This job requires providing personal care to adults with disabilities. 

Want to see just how much fun we have? Check us out on Instagram/Facebook/Tik Tok @tavonlearningcenter. Send cover letter and resume to Therese Vafaeezadeh-- Therese@tavoncenter.org.

Come hike, laugh, count, dance, read, shop and play. Where? Our classrooms include a hiking trail, chicken coop, grocery store, yoga mat, easel, and garden. We are connected to over 100 adults age 18 and over with intellectual and developmental…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    July 26, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required

Salary

At least $20

Benefits

12 days paid time off

4 paid holidays

Paid medical/dental/vision

12 days paid time off

4 paid holidays

Paid medical/dental/vision

Location

On-site
24017 SE Black Nugget Rd, Issaquah, WA 98029, USA

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Executive Director, Therese@tavoncenter.org.

Please send your resume and cover letter to our Executive Director, Therese@tavoncenter.org.

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