Direct Support Professional - Day Hab Bethpage - 35 Hours a Week, Flexible/Varied

US-NY-Old Bethpage
Job ID
2017-3612
# of Openings
1
Category
Day Services

Overview

The primary role of the Direct Support Professional (DSP) is to work alongside the people we support in order to help them to achieve their Personal Outcomes. This includes working with individuals with special needs to develop daily living, professional and decision making skills while also supporting their health and safety. This role is geared towrads supporting particpants enrolled in our Respite Programs. The role would require Mon- Thurs 12pm to 7pm and every ther Sunday from 9:30 am to 4:30pm. On weeks that there is no Sunday Respite you will work a Friday shift from 8:30am to 4:30pm. This role requires an innovating and energetic person with good organizational and communication skills. 

 

“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Responsibilities

  • Become certified in CPR/FA/SCIP/AMAP
  • Work independently and multi-task
  • Leadership skills such as a self-started, taking initiative, positive role model.
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to understand directives and apply them in a variety of situations.
  • Ability and willingness to support individuals of varied intellectual disabilities as well as varied behavioral challenges
  • Must be able to work the required hours

 

Qualifications

  • Valid NYS Driver’s License and meet the qualification to be a driver for the agency
  • High School Diploma or equivalent

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