POSITION: Direct Support Professional (DSP)
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Community Support Supervisor (CSS)
QUALIFICATIONS: A high level of sensitivity to the needs of individuals with disabilities. Ability to exercise flexibility and assertiveness, have a positive work ethic, and manage crisis situations effectively and problem solve. Must be able to work without direct supervision.
Must also be able to meet the following qualifications:
HOURS WORKED: May be full or part-time; hours are primarily scheduled during mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends and/or overnights. The specific number and times of scheduled hours will be set upon hiring. The DSP may request a change in hours. The CSS may approve and/or mandate a change in hours based on program and individual needs. All persons in this position will be expected to work weekends and holidays.
BENEFIT CATEGORY: Full time, hourly/non-exempt.
GENERAL RESPONSIBILITY: To implement and coordinate support services to the highest degree in order that persons served might be interdependent members and active participants within the community. To focus efforts on the role of consulting and mediating in order to facilitate realization of dreams and aspirations.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $10.25 /hour