With 40 programs and service sites spanning several counties, United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura & Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) is the largest nonprofit provider of direct care services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in Southern California.
UCPLA is hiring a Direct Support Trainer to be responsible for orientation and training of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) at our Chatsworth and other residential homes and day programs, as assigned. This includes how to work with clients, soft skills, abuse reporting, standard precautions, and safety training of all kinds. In addition to supporting the on-boarding process for all new hires at Chatsworth, the Direct Support Trainer will support re-training and remediation training related to all standard UCPLA policies and procedures and all critical skills related to safe and dignified client care and support. The Direct Support Trainer must model integrity and responsibility in the process of training UCPLA staff to uphold all best practices, standards and protocols.
We offer competitive starting salaries and benefits to full-time staff: Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, Life Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Paid Holiday, Vacation, Paid Sick Leave Benefits, Referral Bonus Plan, and Retirement Plan.
UCPLA is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates. UCPLA also considers qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment pursuant to California Law and, if applicable, the L.A. Fair Chance Ordinance.