DSP - Rockland County

  • The New York Foundling
  • Nanuet, NY, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
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Job Description

* Developmental Disabilities* DSPRO05809Full-TimeNanuet, NY, USA### Description**Full-Time - 40 Hours/Week (Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:00pm)**Staff will have daily contact with Residence Manager and individuals. Residence Manager will providesupervision and individuals will receive care and supervision. Regular contact will occur with service providersin the community, as well as, school, day program and transportation staff.* Ensure appropriate supervision, health and safety of individuals; Implement Individual Plan of ProtectiveOversight.* Advocate for individuals in the community (medical appointments, church, recreation activities etc).* Ensure individuals plan of care is implemented.* Ensure that individual medication is administered as prescribed.* Assist in daily living skills (e.g. personal hygiene, food preparation, house keeping, laundry, shopping)* Maintain facility in compliance with the OPWDD and COA standards.* Facilitate individuals learning and skill training in fire safety.* Implementation and documentation of individuals goals.* Complete daily progress notes and other individual logs.* Maintain updated certifications in CPR/first aid, SCIP, and AMAP.* Provide atmosphere conducive to positive behavior.* Observe, report regressive and unusual behavior and work cooperatively with clinical staff.* Planning and preparing balanced meals.* Cleaning and maintaining of the residential unit.* Assist individuals with the purchase of groceries, clothing, hygiene supplies and other items needed.* Attends appropriate workshops, trainings, and meetings.* Assist in providing spiritual development.* Assist in providing ethical and moral values.* Transport and escort individuals on recreational activities, medical appointment, home visits, etc* Assist in development of social skills.* Remain on shift until your relief has arrived.* Complete job related tasks as needed.**Other Requirements**:AMAP, SCIP, CPR, and First Aid Certifications preferred.Valid NY, NJ, CT or PA drivers license with 6 points or lessExperience working with adults that have developmental disabilities.## Qualifications### Education**Required**HS Graduate or Equivalent or better in General### Licenses & Certifications**Required**Driver's License*Posted:* October 23, 2020
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