Careers at One Sky

One Sky is always looking for good people to join our team. We are an equal opportunity employer
with 28 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.

One Sky always needs people to share their homes with persons with disabilities. To learn more
about home providerships, click here. Scroll down to learn about specific job opportunities.

Auto insurance, driver and criminal background checks 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 ARE LOOKING FOR THE FOLLOWING OPEN POSITIONS:



EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

The Board of Directors of One Sky seeks a new Executive Director. One Sky is designated by the State of NH to provide services and supports to people with developmental disabilities or acquired brain disorders to live as valued and participating members of their communities. Two hundred staff and fifteen subcontract agencies provide services to over a thousand individuals and families. In operation since 1983, funding of $21M is primarily from federal and state sources.

Qualified candidates will have at least six years of senior management experience, at least two in developmental services, with the demonstrated ability to lead a large, complex organization. The Executive Director will have vision and inspire confidence in a time of change and uncertainty while assuring positive outcomes for those we serve. Must have extensive knowledge of short- and long-term strategic planning, business management, building relationships, and administration. Excellent communication skills are required. A master’s degree in Public Administration, Public Health, Business Management, Human Services or a related field is required.

Please send a letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements by February 13, 2014.


FRONT DESK COORDINATOR – FULL TIME

One Sky seeks a talented primary contact specialist to greet visitors and callers at our busy Portsmouth office.

The Front Desk Coordinator manages an automated multi-line phone system, screening and referring calls, taking and distributing messages to staff through voice mail or e-mail. Also responsible for processing incoming and outgoing mail, ordering office supplies, filing and typing for various departments.  Excellent listening and verbal communication skills are required for all work tasks.  The Front Desk Coordinator is expected to demonstrate patience in understanding the spoken communications of clients and strive to assist clients in connecting with the appropriate staff member.

This position requires good organizational and prioritization skills.  Attention to detail and accuracy is essential for performance of all tasks. The maintenance of confidential information is an essential responsibility of this position. Basic to intermediate Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook skills are required.  Ability to lift up to 30lbs.

40 hour a week position – Monday through Friday 8:30 to 4:30, with an hourly rate of $11.50.  Must have own transportation.  A criminal record, driver record and proof of auto insurance coverage of 100/300 is required; employment is contingent on satisfactory results.

Send cover letter with resume by January 30, 2015


FAMILY-DIRECTED PERSONAL CARE GIVER – RYE

A family on the NH Seacoast is looking for a personal care attendant for a 17 year old male with physical disability who enjoys music, computer, and social interactions. Candidate must be reliable, caring, motivated and physically able.  Responsibilities include assisting with daily living activities – transfers, use of adaptive equipment, preparation of meals, toileting, and interacting for up to 16 hours per week including Saturdays.  Experience preferred though willing to train the right person.  Hourly rate of $12.00

Position requires-employer paid driver and criminal background checks and TB test. Good driving record with reliable auto and insurance.


PERSONAL CARE GIVER – STRATHAM

A family in Stratham is looking for a part-time, energetic, caring, and responsible Personal Care Giver in the Hampton/Stratham/Exeter area to work with a physically disabled  5-year old Monday – Friday 7:00am-8:00am and Monday, Wednesday, & Friday 4:00-6:00pm. Looking for someone reliable, energetic, with a happy up-beat attitude who can assist child with self-care, fine motor, gross motor, and  community activities.

We are offering $15.00 an hour.  The position requires employer paid driver and criminal background checks, TB test, as well as a good driving record, reliable auto and insurance.


FAMILY SUPPORT BENEFITS SPECIALIST/ CHILDREN’S SERVICE COORDINATOR

Full time position for an energetic and flexible individual to assist families of individuals with developmental disabilities access state and federal benefits and provide service coordination to families of children with developmental disabilities ages 9-13. Strong interpersonal, computer and organizational skills are essential. Bachelor’s degree and 3 years case management experience expected. Knowledge of community resources and networks in Rockingham county a plus.

This is a 40 hour per week salaried position with an hourly equivalent of $16.22/hour. We offer generous earned time and great benefits. Auto insurance, driver and criminal background checks and TB test are required.


PERSONAL CAREGIVER – HAMPTON FALLS

A family in the Hampton Falls area seeks a part-time Personal Caregiver to work with a teenage girl with developmental disabilities afternoon hours (typically 4-7:30pm). Looking for someone reliable, energetic and fun-loving who enjoys swimming and being outdoors. Experience preferred but willing to train the right person.  Looking to fill this position beginning in mid-August.

We offer generous mileage reimbursement with hourly rate of $15.00 an hour. Position requires employer paid driver and criminal background checks and TB test. Good driving record, reliable auto and insurance.


SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS - Available immediately!

Direct Support Professionals assist individuals with developmental disabilities or acquired brain disorders to lead full lives in their homes and communities.  These positions make a difference to the heart at the end of the day and promote the “BE a Part of the Change” life attitude that Mahatma Ghandi stood for. Whether you are semi-retired, a student, at home parent or someone who has some time on their hands, this opportunity to enhance your and someone else’s quality of life is for you! Preferred attributes for the position:

A love of people and a sense of supporting individualization.

Value of delivering quality service to those in need.

Strong sense of building interpersonal and community relationships

An ability to be flexible as well as possess clear boundaries and limits.

Previous experience in human service field can be a plus but is not always necessary.

Registered, inspected, reliable transportation and proof of auto insurance are required, as well as criminal record check.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

DSP – Part time

Direct Support Professional to work with a woman on a temporary basis.  Applicants must be female due to personal care needs.  Will work with client at home and in the community.  12 hrs/wk (two 6 hr shifts)

Position requires employer paid driver and criminal background checks and TB test.  Good driving record, inspected reliable transportation and proof of auto insurance required.


REHABILITATIVE ASSISTANT – RAYMOND AREA

One Sky Futures seeks a dedicated part-time RA. 15 hours during the week 11:30-2:30. Guide, teach and support young adults with developmental disabilities to develop skills for employment and a full life in their local communities.

Requires vehicle, auto insurance, TB test, and clean driver and criminal background checks.


TEMPORARY GROUP HOME DSP – NEWMARKET

Temporary Direct Support Professional needed.  Residents  require personal care and wheelchair transfers. Prefer a background providing day programs with a strong belief in supporting self-determination. LNA or CNA experience helpful.

Shifts available:

Mon, Tues, Sat & Sun 7-3

Wed & Sun 3-11

We offer a 50 cent/hour shift differential for working overnights and weekends.

Requires vehicle, auto insurance, TB test, and clean driver and criminal background checks.


TEAM LEADER – NEWMARKET

Full time Team Leader for small staffed residence for young men with complex medical needs. Must be available to work flexible shifts Sun – Wed. Team Leaders are Direct Support Professionals who have a leadership role in the home. Looking for someone with CNA experience, experience in using Hoyer lifts, standers, augmentative communication devices and wheelchair accessible vans.

Duties include training staff to ensure health and safety of individuals and home, maintenance of staffing schedule and ensuring people are active participants in their community. At least 2 years of direct care experience as well as supervisory experience required.

Registered and inspected vehicle and auto insurance (including liability), criminal and motor vehicle record check required.


HOME PROVIDERS – Northern Rockingham County

One Sky Futures seeks people interested in opening up their homes to support individuals with developmental disabilities. 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.

Call Lucinda at 603-436-6111, ext. 118.

Apply now for home provider position: application form


 

BOARD MEMBERS NEEDED

We would welcome community-minded individuals to join One Sky’s volunteer Board of Directors. 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 Bob James, Executive Director
One Sky Community Services
755 Banfield Road, Suite 3
Portsmouth, NH 03801

603-436-6111 ext 103
b.james@oneskyservices.org