Jill's House

Jill’s House is a Christian Nonprofit organization that provides families raising kids with intellectual disabilities, ages 6-17, with short-term overnight respite care in the DC metro area and around the country.

Nov 08, 2021
Full time
$17.00 - $17.50 hourly
Jill's House Vienna, VA, USA
An incredible ministry opportunity for those looking to for a gap-year program and who are passionate about special-needs ministry! As a Fellow, you will serve primarily as a Direct Support Professional. That means you will be fully-trained to work directly with kids with intellectual disabilities, engaging them in a wide variety of fun activities. Jill's House Fellows typically work about 44 hours per week, including two 8-hour or 12-hour shifts each weekend. Fellows will also work one day a week with an office department, growing in their knowledge of every aspect of non-profit work and supporting our families. In addition to hourly pay, Fellows live in paid, fully-furnished housing, and have sponsored social and professional development outings. Commitment of one year (June to June) required.    Primary Responsibilities:   Leading a group of 1-4 clients through their scheduled activities  Following an individualized service plan for each client in your group...