23 Feb Direct Support Professional #2149
First shift, Monday-Friday: No Nights, No Weekends, No Holidays and No On-Call hours.
In search of caring and compassionate individuals who want to work for a great company with a true social mission that offers a comprehensive package of benefits including, 2 weeks accrued vacation time, seven paid holidays, accrued paid sick time, 401k with company contribution, health, dental, vision insurance and additional voluntary insurance benefits.
Successful candidates will provide direct services to consumers through the implementation of service and support plans, and other means as established by the planning team; addressing habilitation, therapeutic, and behavioral needs. Candidate would perform necessary direct support duties to ensure consumer safety, health, hygiene, and development. Other duties include, but not limited to, support with dining, personal care, assistance entering and exiting buses/company vehicles, driving consumers to activities, and documentation.
Requirements: HS diploma or equivalent; strong communication skills; sound decision-making & judgment; valid NYS driver’s license & reliable, insured vehicle. Clearance required through the NYS Justice Center (OPWDD/OMH criminal background check), Office of People with Developmental Disabilities, and NYS Department of Motor Vehicles.