As our agency continues to grow, we strive to recruit the best candidates in the human services field. Below you will find descriptions of the types positions that we recruit for on a regular basis. We encourage you to visit the Job Openings page for a listing of available positions in your area as these are just descriptions.
(All positions require valid unrestricted Driver’s License and at least a HS Diploma/GED – (Transcripts are accepted.)Description of Positions:
Group Home Support Manager – Promotes community support for individuals with developmental disabilities, supervises the direct care staff assigned to his/her specific program. Managers oversee the day-to-day operations including fiscal matters, ensures that all program participants are cared for in a respectful and appropriate manner. On-call 24 hours a day. Bachelor’s degree or HS Diploma with one year supervisory experience in the human services field required.
Assistant Support Managers – Works mostly in conjunction with the Group Home Manager. Ensures consistent service delivery to the individuals assigned to his/her program. Assists in managing the direct care staff, monitoring their training needs, as well as overseeing the residential budget. On-call 24 hours a day. Bachelor’s degree or HS Diploma with one year experience in the human services field required.
Community Support Staff/Direct Care/Companions/CNA/Home Health Aides – Assists individuals with developmental disabilities with daily chores, medical appointments & recreational activities. Maintain a home-like environment within the group home ensuring the personalized attention required by each individual under their care.
Community Support Staff – Floater – Works a flexible schedule with a minimum of 24 hours per work week providing assistance to various programs on different shifts as directed by management. In addition, floaters are required to be available for one (1) on call shift per work week, including up to 3 company observed holidays at the discretion of the scheduler, Executive Director or his/her Designee. Assists individuals with developmental disabilities with daily chores, medical appointments, and recreational activities. Maintain a home-like environment within the group home ensuring the personalized attention required by each individual under their care.
Community Integration Staff – Facilitates community integration for individuals with developmental disabilities. Assists assigned program participants with pre-vocational, daily living, leisure, and community awareness. Collaborates with residential program to ensure consistent care of individuals being served. Ability to exercise good judgment, use common sense and remain calm in crisis situations a must.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – Provide direct nursing care to individuals with disabilities within a specific residential program. Administers medication and implements medically prescribed diets and exercise programs. Assists in training of direct care staff in health maintenance and medical treatments. Candidate must be a graduate of an accredited Nursing School, Licensed in the State of NJ with two years experience in the field of Community Health and/or Home Health Care.
Real Life Choices – This program is designed for direct care staff to work one-on-one with individuals with developmental disabilities. The individual can choose services and activities that meet his/her specific needs and desires such as exploring community activities and social events including movies, shopping, dining out and more. Flexible hours available.
Residential Counselors – Uses best practices and technology within an in-home setting to support and rehabilitate youth with co-occurring diagnoses. Plans and implement the treatment team’s interventions designed to assist youth to build skills needed live as independently as possible.
The following is a broad overview of Allies Employment Benefits, as well our opportunities for Professional Training and Career Development:
Benefits for Full Time Employees:
- Medical Insurance & Prescription Drug Program
- Vision Plan Discount
- Dental Plan
- 401K Plan
- Paid Time Off (PTO) Days
- 6 Observed Holidays
- Group Term Life Insurance Coverage
- Accidental Death and Long Term Disability
- Insurance coverage
- Supplemental Insurance (Accidental, Life, Disability, Cancer, etc.)
- Pet Assurance, Pre-Paid Legal, and Identity Theft Protection
Allies, Inc. is committed to providing its employees with the knowledge and skills required to be successful in their careers. Employees receive orientation and ongoing training, either on site or online via the College of Direct Support, to further their growth and development. Trainings offered include:
- New Hire Orientation
- American Red Cross Adult CPR and First Aid
- Shifting Expectations, Life Experience, and Services
- Preventing Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation
- Elwyn Crisis Management Training (CMT)
- Life Threatening Emergencies (Danielle’s Law)
- Managerial and Specialized Training Opportunities offered through Allies or The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center
To apply on-line visit the the following link:
Questions can be submitted to HR@alliesnj.org.