Direct Support Profesional
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Dover, DE 19901
This position is functioning as a member of a team is responsible for the individual care and instruction of residents living in a KenCrest Group Home. The philosophy of the agency is that the home belongs to the residents and that staff are there to assist them. Under the supervision of the Residential Program Manager or Assistant Program Manager the Resident Advisor is responsible for following established programs, interacting with each resident in a manner consistent with established programs and contributing ideas and giving input in the formulation of individual residents goal plans. The Resident Advisor must be capable of working independently in the absence of the Program Manager or Assistant Program Manager. While on duty, the Resident Advisor is responsible for maintaining a healthy emotional and physical environment for the residents in their home. The Resident Advisor must also be aware of his/her position as role model for residents and as such is expected to represent himself/herself in a socially appropriate manner. The Resident Advisor is an important and key member of the staff team and is responsible for working positively and constructively with other team members towards the best interest of the residents living in the home.