Careers Opportunities at One Sky

Do you know someone with autism, Down syndrome or a brain injury? Perhaps a family member or  neighbor?
These are the people One Sky supports to be productive members of their local communities.
Like all of us, they want to make a lasting contribution and fulfill their dreams.
Many can do this without help. Others find that their quality of life is enhanced by individually tailored supports.

Our private non-profit organization serves 24 cities and towns in the seacoast region of New Hampshire. We’re part of a statewide system that provides and arranges supports for children, adults and their families. Our staff of 200 works to assist people in northern Rockingham County to reach their full potential, by providing service coordination and family support services. Through our Futures programs we provide trusted direct supports for high school transition, education, employment, residential and community services. Further program choices are available from 17 agencies that subcontract with One Sky.

We’re looking for professionals to join our team who share our commitment and will dedicate themselves
to help us grow more programs so that people with intellectual disabilities can live and work
as valued participants in every town and city in our region.

One Sky is an equal opportunity employer with more than
30 years of experience in attracting and retaining quality employees.

For a general JOB APPLICATION, click here.

Applications may be mailed, e-mailed to hr@oneskyservices.org or faxed to (603) 436-4622.

Scroll down to learn about specific job opportunities.

Auto insurance, valid driver license, reliable transportation,
criminal background check and TB test may be required.

TO APPLY FOR POSTED JOBS

Send cover letter and resume to:
hr@oneskyservices.org
OR mail them to:
ATTN. Human Resources
One Sky Community Services
755 Banfield Rd., Suite #3,
Portsmouth NH 03801



CURRENTLY WE HAVE THE
FOLLOWING OPEN POSITIONS:


DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL (Community Support Services) – FULL TIME – Portsmouth

Help provide the opportunity for independence to people with developmental disabilities and/or traumatic brain injuries! We currently have an exciting opportunity for a DSP (Direct Support Professional) to help those who live independently, maintain their independence!

As a DSP in our Community Support Services program, you will assist clients living independently by helping them with light housekeeping, taking them out grocery shopping, to doctor’s appointments, social activities, volunteer positions and more! You will provide positive reinforcement and display/role model appropriate and positive interactions with the public, their peers, etc.

Previous experience working with people with developmental disabilities and/or traumatic brain injuries ideal.

DSP’s are required to possess a valid drivers license, proof of auto insurance, reliable vehicle, clean criminal background, BEAS and driving record checks. Employer paid TB test required prior to hire date. Must be at least 18 years of age.

This Monday-Friday, 30 hour/week position is eligible for medical insurance, flexible spending accounts (medical and dependent), 11 paid holidays, your date of hire anniversary off and 22 days of earned time off per year.

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

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CLIENT COORDINATOR (DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES) – FULL TIME – Portsmouth, NH

Please Note: The Client Coordinator – Developmental Disabilities position is for those who have experience working in human services, particularly with adults with developmental disabilities or Acquired Brain Injuries and their families. You MUST have experience in Human Services to be eligible for this position. Retail Service Coordination experience does not qualify.

Job Objectives: The Client Coordinator is responsible for evaluating and determining clients’ needs for services. Client Coordinators ensure overall compliance, quality and cost budgeting of service delivery. The Client Coordinator is responsible for prioritizing and negotiating needed services in ways that are appropriate, cost effective and quality driven.

Additional Skills Required:

  • Ability to evaluate service needs and monitor ongoing services for cost efficiency
  • Demonstrated skills in accounting, budgeting or financial services
  • Competency in logistics and cost estimating of services, ensuring that services are delivered in a timely, cost efficient way with appropriate outcomes
  • Ability to identify community resources and match clients to those resources
  • Highly effective skills in critical thinking
  • Proficiency in office software applications such as Word, Excel, or Access
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Demonstrated skill in community and customer relations
  • Strong time management and organizational abilities, flexible to meet client needs
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a professional manner

Education Requirements: Bachelors Degree or equivalent in Human Services or related field.

Other Requirements: Valid drivers license, proof of auto insurance, reliable vehicle, criminal background and driving record checks. Agency paid Tb test required prior to date of hire.

This position is 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday and is eligible for medical insurance, dental insurance, FSA, 11 paid holidays, earned time off and agency paid life and disability insurance.

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

(S01-000)


GROUP HOME DSPs NEEDED – ON CALL PER DIEM –  North Hampton & Newmarket

Work with people with physical disabilities and behavioral challenges. Seeking someone experienced with personal care for individuals with quadriplegia, using Hoyer lift, wheelchair lift and tie downs in a handicapped van, communication devices and standers.

The DSP will provide assistance to the individuals in the home and community to develop and enhance basic living skills, personal decision making, social skills, safety skills, a healthy lifestyle including good nutrition, and rights and responsibilities as citizens.

Some of the essential job functions are (additional duties will be explained during interview process):

  • Ensure health & safety of individuals
  • Implement Individual Service Agreements
  • Provide personal care & hygiene
  • Perform housekeeping duties
  • Provide administrative duties
  • Attend staff development training as scheduled

Must be available for at least three shifts per month; 7a-3p, 3p-11p and 11p-7a $13/hr

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

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DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS – School to Work Day Program – PT – Newmarket, NH

One Sky Futures (a service provider department of One Sky Community Services) is a provider of direct care services to adults with developmental disabilities and/or acquired brain injuries. We have a school to work day program , located in Newmarket, NH. This program is looking for reliable PART TIME (M-F afternoons), enthusiastic, self-motivated and energetic Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to support the people we serve.

Each client is unique and has their own interests, passions and personality which requires Direct Support Professionals (DSP) that are able to respect each clients choices and support them in multiple activities and environments.

Prospective Direct Support Professionals (DSP) candidates need to be flexible and committed to supporting the clients in a way that allows them to reach their maximum potential.

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) dependability is priority! Experience given consideration but dependability, commitment and a positive attitude more important. Must be open to providing complete personal care in some cases – training is provided.

Direct Support Professionals (DSP) will be provided with training and must pass a NH Criminal Background Check, BEAS Check and Driving Record Check. Reliable, insured, registered and inspected vehicle required. Mileage reimbursement will be provided for any transport of clients in your own vehicle.

If you are interested in any of these available shifts and would like to be part of our team of professional, caring and dedicated Direct Support Professionals (DSP), please consider applying.

One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

(D02/T02-000 MHC)


MENTOR AND ROLE MODEL – PART TIME – Rye, NH

A family located in Rye, NH is seeking a positive role model and mentor for their male pre-teen son with a developmental disability. A male role model would be ideal, but all qualified and interested applicants will be considered.

The ideal role model/mentor candidate would be able to provide a positive but firm approach and be willing to use multiple “tools” to motivate the client. The role model/mentor will provide transportation and support to client during client’s community activities. The role model/mentor would also be able to provide general assistance to client with frequent interactions with his siblings, with the goal of a positive outcome.

Flexible schedule, but primarily between the hours of 3:30p-7p during weekdays, with occasional assistance on weekends would be ideal. Depending on the availability of the candidate, days worked would range between 2 or 3 days per week. This is a part time position.

The successful candidate for this Role Model/Mentor position would possess experience working with people with disabilities, be patient, positive and firm, be able to model positive behavior both in public and while interacting with family.

Candidates must have reliable transportation, a valid drivers license with a good driving record, a current auto insurance coverage and be able to successfully complete a NH Criminal Background Check, BEAS Check and Driving Record Check. All new hires must submit to an agency paid TB test, per NH State Regulations.

One Sky is an equal opportunity employer.

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PERSONAL SUPPORT/TUTOR – PART TIME – Northwood

Fun loving, charismatic 27 year-old young man in Northwood seeks a support person to provide social, educational, and employment support.  This is a 28 hr. a week position with paid leave time. Hours are 8:30-3:30 Mon-Wed and Fridays. Rate of pay is $10-12/hour (plus mileage reimbursement), depending on experience.

Staff will assist him with high-school level academic work (i.e. reading, money management, etc.), finding volunteer and employment opportunities, weight management, physical activities and social activities at home and in the community. Staff will also be asked to perform some household duties, such as laundry, errands, and light cleaning.  Most of all, this is a position for someone who is both fun and responsible.  It is a bonus if you love good music and sports, especially wrestling, and like to laugh.

Candidates must be mature, responsible, fun, and enjoy actively participating in recreational, academic, and social opportunities with this young man. Minimum job commitment is one year.

This is a fun job within a close-knit, busy family intent on helping their son, who experiences intellectual challenges, to have the engaging life and social success that he desires. It helps that he is a young man with a great sense of humor and enjoys people.

Transportation, auto Insurance, clean criminal and driving records a must!

To apply, please submit your resume by email to madisonrobert55@yahoo.com or mail it to Robert Madison, 176 Catamount Road, Northwood, NH 03261

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HOME CARE PROVIDERSNorthern Rockingham County

One Sky Futures seeks homes to serve as residences for people with a variety of challenges in their lives. Responsibilities include assisting with aspects of daily living such as shopping, exercise and cooking. Compensation is in the form of a monthly stipend. Minimum monthly documentation required. This position grows into a way of life as the individuals, ideally, become part of your family. It’s an opportunity to enhance your and someone else’s quality of life. Currently we need several homes in the Stratham/Portsmouth/Raymond area for individuals of various ages and disabilities.

Contact Kelly Touhey-Childress  via email at k.touheychildress@oneskyservices.org

Apply now for home care provider position: application form

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

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DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL – PART TIME – Portsmouth

A Portsmouth, NH family is seeking someone to assist in the care of their 12 year old son with autism. Duties would include assisting in activities of daily life such as: bathing, toileting, tooth brushing, cleaning his room, cooking/baking, practicing social skills in the community, and from time to time going to the pool to practice swimming – with flotation devices.

The benefits of this position are the joy of helping a loving, kind, young boy with autism learn everyday skills. Experience working with individuals with autism is a plus, but we will train the right candidate.

The hourly wage is $12.00/hour for eight hours a week.

I06-0SE (Guptill)


DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL – PART TIME – Fremont

A family in Fremont, NH is looking for a direct support professional that can assist their 21 year old daughter who has developmental disabilities. We are looking for an encouraging, calm, creative, and compassionate person with a good sense of humor who could provide support to her while accessing and participating in the community. You will be providing one-on-one home and community-based supports. Position responsibilities include support with job searches, transportation, schedule coordination, and engaging in peer social and/or community activities.  Activities will vary week by week.

The hourly wage is  $13/hr. The schedule has the potential to be flexible but is set for Monday-Friday for a total of 22 hours per week.

This position requires a high school degree or equivalent. The ability to speak, read, and write English proficiently as documentation is required. All applicants must have a valid NH driver’s license, auto insurance and submit to a criminal record, Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services and motor vehicle check and agency paid Tb test.

I03-0EW (Steele)


DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL – PART TIME – Greenland

A family in Greenland, NH is looking for someone to provide a variety of daily responsibilities and activities with and for our 22 year old daughter with developmental disabilities.  Position responsibilities include some meal prep, job support, transportation, schedule coordination and engaging in peer social and/or community activities.  Activities vary per day and per week.  Our daughter is kind hearted and pretty consistently upbeat.  She loves singing to the radio, following baseball stats, swimming, cooking, crafts and enjoys staying busy.  We are looking for someone who can interact with her as the young adult she is developmentally, while supporting her navigating through her week, including her work.

Hourly wage is $12-14/hr.  Schedule is M-Thurs in the range of 7:30a-3:30p for a total of 23-26 hrs/week.

Additional Requirements include: must have reliable vehicle that is insured/inspected/registered; successful completion of criminal background check, BEAS check and Driving Record Check; Tb test may also be required at the discretion of the family.

Interested candidates should contact the family directly at debgirl@comcast.net

I03-0EB (THN)


COMMUNITY DIRECTED SERVICES – DIRECT CARE – PART TIME – Nottingham

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic, creative, and compassionate person to join a young woman from Nottingham NH who is affected by a developmental disability. You will be providing one-on-one home and community-based supports. You must be willing to explore opportunities wherever they may lead, enjoy meeting new people, and believe people with disabilities can and should lead full happy lives.

This position requires a high school degree or equivalent. The ability to speak, read, and write English proficiently as documentation is required. All applicants must have a valid NH driver’s license, auto insurance and submit to a criminal record, Bureau of Elderly and Adult Services and motor vehicle check.

The ideal candidate must be flexible and able to work with minimal supervision. It would be beneficial to have experience providing direct support and be able to adapt to changing environments. Transportation is required for this program and will include travel throughout the surrounding areas. This is a 20 hour per week program Monday thru Friday. Scheduling has potential to be flexible but this young woman needs to be driven to work by 4pm on Mondays and Wednesdays. Rate of pay will depend on experience.

I03-0AH (Steele)


PERSONAL CAREGIVER – PART TIME – Northwood

A family in Northwood, NH is seeking a caring and positive role model for an 18 year old young man with developmental disabilities.

Duties include picking this young man up from school and taking him to pre-planned after school activities 9-15 hours per week, 3 hours per day.

Experience with behavioral issues preferred.  Client’s interests include going to the gym, fishing and being outdoors.
Ideally, looking for a positive male role model who can provide positive behavior protocols.
 
Hourly wage is $13/hour plus mileage.
Must have reliable vehicle that is insured/inspected/registered.  Criminal background check, BEAS check and driving record check required.  Tb test may also be required at the discretion of the family.
Experience preferred but willing to train the right candidate.
One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.
I06-0DR (Guptill)

DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL – PART TIME/PER DIEM – Rye

We are seeking  reliable, confident and professional caregivers to assist a 25 year old male in his family home.  12 hour shifts (7a-7p, 7p-7a) including days, evenings, overnights and/or weekends.

In addition to assisting in personal care and therapeutic exercises, you will assist in participating in community activities.  Ideally, you have experience working with people with disabilities, using a hoyer lift, stander, and assisting in transportation in a wheelchair van safely, but we will provide training for the right candidate(s).

You must be physically able to perform these duties, like to be active  and have an engaging and enthusiastic personality.

Rate of pay: $12.50/hr

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

I03-0WE (Conners)


PERSONAL CARE PROVIDER – PART TIME – BRENTWOOD

A family in Brentwood is seeking a personal care provider for their 14 year old daughter with physical and intellectual disabilities.  Candidate must be reliable, caring, motivated and physically able as responsibilities include assisting with personal care and daily living activities including, but not limited to: transfers, use of adaptive equipment, toileting and interacting.

Experience preferred though willing to train the right person for this 20 hour per week position.  Successful candidate will be allowed to choose 20 hours per week from the following days/times: Monday-Thursday 3p-7:30p, Friday 1p-8p and/or Saturday 12p-8p.  Hours worked per week is not to exceed 20.

Hourly rate is $15.00/hr and this position requires employer paid background checks including criminal, driving and BEAS.  Employer paid Tb test required as well as a good driving record with reliable automobile and current insurance.

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

I06-0AG (Guptill)


DIRECT SUPPORT PROVIDER – FULL TIME – BRENTWOOD

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and energetic person to support a 21 yr young lady with multiple medical diagnosis and Autism.

This client has a very active mind and needs a support staff able respect her choices and support her in multiple activities and environments. Prospective staff need to be flexible and committed to supporting this young lady to reach her maximum potential. Dependability is priority! Experience given consideration but dependability, commitment and a positive attitude more important.

Training provided and successful candidate must pass a NH criminal background check, BEAS and driving record check. $15/Hour.  Flexibility is a big plus!

One Sky Community Services/One Sky Futures is an equal opportunity employer.

I03-0RS (THN)


WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A ONE SKY BOARD MEMBER?

We welcome community-minded individuals to join One Sky’s volunteer Board of Directors when our numbers fall below twelve. Meetings are held from 5-7 in the evening, on the second Monday of the month,10 times a year (light supper served) at our Portsmouth office. We should have twelve members on our Board. Volunteers must reside in upper Rockingham county.

One Sky Community Services is a New Hampshire private not-for-profit corporation, one of ten Area Agencies designated by the state for the purposes of planning, creating and maintaining a comprehensive service delivery system intended to maximize the community integration, growth and independence of people with developmental disabilities in the 24 cities and towns of upper Rockingham County. We provide some services directly, and also provide funding to agencies such as the Richie McFarland Children’s Center, Easter Seals, Great Bay Services, and Living Innovations.

Our mission:

We assist people with developmental disabilities or acquired brain disorders to live as valued and participating members in their communities.

Please contact Chris Muns, CEO
One Sky Community Services
755 Banfield Road, Suite 3
Portsmouth, NH 03801