Direct Support Professional- 3603

Program

Island Cottage Road

Responsibilities

Provides supervision, training and direct assistance based on each individual’s service plan. Promotes positive behaviors and interactions with all individuals receiving services.

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent with six months preferable experience working  with people with developmental disabilities, direct experience in a related field for  one full year of college education in human services.  Must successfully complete all required training including but not limited to First Aid/CPR, SCIP (Strategies for  Crisis Intervention and Prevention) and Medication Administration.  Must be able  to lift, move and transfer up to 50 pounds. Subject to background checks  including but not limited to being fingerprinted/criminal history record check, NYS  Child Abuse Registry, OPWDD Staff Exclusion List and Mental Health Law  16.34.  Must meet LAI’s Vehicle Operator Requirements.

Salary

Commensurate with experience

Location

Rochester, NY

Hours

20 hours

Schedule

Wednesday 10:30pm-8:30am; Thursday 10:30pm-8:30am

Meetings

1st Thursday of the month 9am-12pm