Direct Support Profess

at Resources for Human Development, Inc. in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Direct Support Profess


 Description/Job Summary


The mission of Resources for Human Development (RHD) is to provide caring, effective and innovative services that empower people of all abilities as they build better lives for themselves, their families and their communities. RHD's multi-faceted programs serve people with a variety of challenges that include intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental illness, substance abuse and homelessness.


Montrose Drive Group Home is part of RHD Delaware Group Homes that provides 24/7 assistance for adults with mental health diagnoses. Compassionate care and outstanding services to our eight residents are core values of this program.


The program is looking for part-time and on call Direct Support Professionals


Availability needed: Overnight 11pm-7pm

Evening 3pm-11pm





Provide supervision of individuals with the person centered ISP; supporting individuals to work towards their goals and other prcentered support plans.

Complete required daily documentation and other assigned documentation in EHR (Avatar).

Become LLAM certified and administer medication.

Providde transportation to residents for medical appointments and community outing.

Support consumers in activites of daily living, meal prep, hygiene.

Complete other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Attend monthly staff meetings.

Run groups with consumers.

Complete assigned trainings.


 Required Experience

Prio experince in social work/mental health is prefered


 Required Education

Bachelor's Degree is required


 Required Qualifications


Valid Drivers license

Prior experience in Mental and Bevaoiral Health Group Home (Preferred)

Basic computer skills, email and internet

Ability to complete basic clinical paperwork

Knowledge of quality documentation

Only individuals with completed Bachelor degree in related field will be consudered for the position


 Program Summary


Montrose Group Home is all male facility who serves individuals with chronic mental illness. Our team supports residents with everyday living, assiting with reaching goals while implimenting personal centered care phylosophy. We are seeking for dedicated, compationate candidates to add to our frindly and hardworking team.


Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

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Job Posting: 890161

Posted On: Dec 28, 2021

Updated On: Jan 27, 2022