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Direct Support Profess

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

Job Description

Direct Support Profess
 
 Description/Job Summary
The Direct Support Professional is responsible for safety and supervision of our consumers with Intellectual Developmental Disabilities, Behavioral health histories to facilitate healthy and socially acceptable behaviors while living in community-based sites. This position will coordinate with clinical staff, implement residentially based interventions and assist the clients in achieving their clinical assignments. The DSP is responsible for fulfilling the obligations as outlined in the client's program plan. The DSP will prompt or assist, as necessary, to ensure the clients participate in the activities of daily living, in both the home and the community. A commitment to the RHD values should be demonstrated as job duties are performed.
 
 Responsibilities/Duties

Provide supervision of individuals in accordance with the person-centered ISP; supporting someone to work towards outcomes identified in ISP and other Person-Centered Support Plans
* Complete required documentation
* Administer Medication
* Provide transportation to consumers
* Support consumers in activities of daily living, meal prep, toileting, hygiene, as appropriate
* Assist in Community Integration Activities and access to community Supports including medical appointments, social security access, etc.
* Complete all other miscellaneous tasks as assigned by supervisor
 
 Required Experience

Basic computer and internet literacy with the ability to utilize applications like emails, time recording and other programs to enter and retrieve data as necessary to perform the essential functions of the job.
* Prior experience in the human services field is preferred but not required

 
 Required Education
Bachelor's degree required preferably in a social science or human service field.
 
 Required Qualifications

Valid Driver License
Must pass backround check

Program Summary

Brandywine Hills is a Residental Group located in Wilimgton DE. Brandywine Hills is a eight bed facility which operates 24hours a day.

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: 900026

Posted On: Jan 21, 2022

Updated On: Feb 20, 2022