Jobs Description

  • Direct Care Coach – Part Time
  • Part Time (10-20 hrs/week)
  • Prefer individuals to possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in behavioral or social sciences, social work, psychology, childhood education, education counseling, or a related field and have two (2) years of experience in the field of human services.
  • Iowa
  • $10-$15 hr
  • January 19, 2017
  • January 19, 2017
  • July 25, 2018

Develop and Model Healthy Living:
* Develop intentional connections with the participants and other staff members
* Model a healthy lifestyle in the body, soul and spirit
* Provide direction and encouragement to program participants
* Practice healthy boundaries to program participants
* Navigate interpersonal conflict by speaking the truth in love
* Provide support and crisis help as needed
Other Qualifications:
* Never have been shown by credible evidence (e.g., a court or jury, a department investigation, or other reliable evidence) to have abused, neglected, sexually exploited, or deprived a child or adult or to have subjected any person to serious injury as a result of intentional or grossly serious injury as a result of intentional or grossly negligent
misconduct as evidenced by an oral or written statement to this effect obtained at the time of application and evidence of having made efforts to obtain and evaluate references from previous employers
* Documentation of at least two professional, educational or personal references that attest to the person’s capability of performing the duties of the position
* Participates in all required orientations and trainings
* Willingness to pursue and participate in continuing education to stay up to date on best practices and regulatory compliance requirements
* Satisfactory preliminary criminal history background check determination and a satisfactory fingerprint records check determination
* Must be 21 years of age or older
* Clean driving record is essential to fulfilling the job responsibilities
* Understand and demonstrate a willingness to engage in the core values of Wings of Refuge and guiding principles for the program
* Agree with Wings of Refuge’s statement of faith
* Maintain an active, growing relationship with the Lord
* Abide by organization policies and procedures
* Capable of performing multiple tasks and is well organized
* Possess crisis management skills
* Display strength-based tendencies
* Effectively communicate with others

Character Requirements:
* Well-organized
* Reliable
* Flexible
* Servant Leader
* Team-Oriented
* Professional