Direct Support Professional - Residential

THE KENNEDY CENTER INC. - Fairfield, CT3.8

Part-time$15 an hour
EducationSkillsBenefits
Broadhurst Manor - Fairfield

30 Hours

Tuesday through Saturday - 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Essential Functions:
Promote choice, provide appropriate support and coordinate activities to foster individual well being, growth and development.
Ensure individual’s medical, dental, dietary, psychological and all other service recommendations and treatments are followed through as identified on the individual's Plan of Service.
Responsible for supervision and/or coordination of leisure skill activities, preparing meals, cleaning and household chores.
Record and maintain the following records in a timely, consistent and accurate manner: program and behavioral data, medical and medication records; individuals prescriptions, financial receipts, appointment books (including all scheduling as required); administer evaluations and assessments to individuals; transition book or other applicable staff communication books; all other related records as required.

Job Requirements:
High School Diploma.
One year experience working with persons with disabilities preferred.
Must maintain PMT, CPR and obtain DDS medication certification.
Knowledge and skills in Office 365 and the internet.

Satisfactory driving record, current CT drivers’ license, and access to daily use of a reliable, registered, and insured vehicle for frequent in-state driving.