Direct Support Professional - Staff Relief - Westchester county - $17/hour

Living Resources Inc - Granite Springs, NY3.0

Job Title: Direct Support Staff Relief

Living Resources’ purpose is to provide high quality care, protection and growth opportunities and to impart respect, dignity and self-worth. Living Resources works with, and for, families – by providing peace of mind. All employees are to be respectful and supportive of families. We are working with them as partners, providing care and services.

$17/hour with no benefits or accruals. Must be able to work at least 12 hours per week up to a maximum of 24 hours per week.

Shifts available include Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

General Responsibilities:
Provide a home-like atmosphere conducive to habilitation, advancement and the well being of the individual.
Assist each individual in acquiring basic activities of daily living, social, recreational, and communicative skills for supervised living and functioning within the community.
Assist each individual to achieve his/her maximum growth as a human being and set attainable goals, consistent with his/her potential and treat them with dignity and respect.
Serve as a member of the residence treatment team, along with other members of the interdisciplinary team; assist in formulating an individual habilitative plan for each individual.
Provide quality care assurance and comply with rules and regulations governing them.

Must be at least 18 years old and have a valid NYS Driver's license.

Currently certified in all OPWDD required trainings is preferred. (If you are not currently certified you would be required to attend our full paid orientation in order to receive the certifications.)

This is a great opportunity to join a growing Health & Human services agency!