LOCATION: Egg Harbor Township, NJ, United States

Direct Support Professional DSP – Egg Harbor/Blackwood

We are currently seeking Direct Support Professionals for full-time positions (8:00 am-4:00 pm) providing direct support to adults with IDDs in the Egg Harbor and Blackwood, NJ areas. Eligible candidates must have High School Diploma or G.E.D. and up-to-date clearances.

Qualifications:
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. required, certificate and/or associates degree preferred in related field
  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities
  • Must have current, valid driver’s license in the state of residence, three (3) years driving experience, and acceptable driving record
Responsibilities:
  • Ensure that the individuals and the environment are safe;
    Communicate information regarding individual progress and concerns to the residential manager
  • Provide teamwork in flexibility to provide coverage at alternate sites if needed
  • Be responsible for the care of ambulatory, non-ambulatory, and Medically complex individuals, i.e. support individuals with daily living skills, eating, bathing, feeding, toileting, lifts, and transfers, etc
  • Ensure that the upkeep and care of durable medical equipment, prosthetic devices, and adaptive equipment is maintained
  • Participate in the acclimation of newly assigned DSP’s with regard to the home and the care of the individuals
  • Provide medication administration
  • Collaborate with other team members in meal preparations and clean up
  • Participate in planning for meaningful activities in the community
  • Transport individuals to programs and other community-based designations/activities
  • Provide teamwork in maintaining housekeeping responsibilities, i.e., cleaning and organization of the home
  • May be asked to complete shopping for the individuals in the home
  • Maintain money management according to the policy and procedure for finances
  • Attend all training as scheduled
  • Promote advocacy while attending medical appointments
  • Ensure the safety of the individuals by maintaining the necessary staffing in the home, even following your scheduled shift until another team member arrives
  • Complete daily assigned progress notes in THERAP prior to leaving your shift
  • Complete and review the daily communication log
  • Complete all other program assignments, activities, and tasks as delegated by the residential manager

At Humanus, we are devoted to making a difference and improving the lives of others. We proudly serve schools and behavioral health facilities throughout the nation. Our dedication and passion for helping others make us more than a referral service. Establish a relationship with one of the nation’s largest referral agencies for behavioral-health, choose positions that best fit your schedule, and allow yourself to grow professionally.

Humanus is ultimately about people — working with people in order to work for people.

Send Resumes to forwardappsin@humanus.com  1715

CATEGORY: Behavioral Health | JOB TYPE: Full-Time |

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