3460 Lana Lane, Lafayette, CA 94549
Phone: 925.284.1462


ADP Instructional Assistant

  • Job Tracking ID: 512579-649988
  • Job Location: Lafayette, CA
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: March 27, 2019
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: January 2, 2019

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Job Description:

(Full-time and part-time positions available.)

Position Description:

Acting under the direction of the Adult Day Program Supervisor, the ADP Instructional Assistant is responsible for providing direct services to individuals with developmental disabilities in a community-based day program setting. The Instructional Assistant is responsible for understanding the goals and objectives of the individuals served as outlined in the individuals’ Individual Program Plans (IPPs) and Individual Service Plans (ISPs). The ADP Instructional Assistant  ensures the safety, care, and welfare of individuals served by the program and promotes increased independence by teaching activities of daily living through planned curriculum, providing assistance with self-care and hygiene, as well as meeting other personal needs.

Responsible for adhering to California Code of Regulations, Titles 17 and 22, Consumer Rights, and all aspects of the Individual Service Plan (ISP) process.



Experience and Skills:


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year experience providing direct services to individuals with moderate/severe/profound intellectual and physical disabilities is preferred
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Experience in behavior management with a demonstrated understanding of implementing the principles of positive behavior support is preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and assist individuals with transfers to and from mobility equipment and vehicles


Other Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Ability to pass a criminal background clearance through the Department of Justice
  • Must possess a current and valid California Driver's License

Job Benefits:

Entry-level wage of $14.00 per hour.

Full-time employees working over 30 hours per week are offered competitive benefits including: •Health, Vision and dental insurance •Life insurance •Paid vacation •Paid sick leave