LOCATION: Mechanicsburg, PA, United States
Direct Support Professional DSP – Mechanicsburg
We are currently seeking Direct Support Professionals for full-time positions working with adults with IDDs in the Mechanicsburg, PA, and Harrisburg, PA areas. These are residential facilities in need of DSPs for all shifts, but the 2nd shift is the biggest need. DSPs will be responsible for providing supervision, guidance, and assistance with activities of daily living. Eligible candidates must have a High School diploma and up-to-date clearances.
- Must have High School Diploma
- Must have up-to-date clearances
- PA Criminal Background Check
- PA Child Abuse clearance
- Department of Human Services FBI Background Check
- A recent Physical and TB Test
- Must be physically able to assist participants when necessary
- Provide supervision, guidance, instruction, and/or skill-building to assigned individuals served within a specific program site regarding daily living activities, safety, and interaction with others.
- Provide active treatment at all times and adhere to standards, procedures, and schedules
- Exercises sound judgment and good decision-making appropriate to the assignment.
- Assist and train consumers in all aspects of self-care in order to ensure the maximal level of independence for that individual
- These areas will include all aspects of personal hygiene, shopping, cooking, meal serving, budgeting, laundry, and housekeeping.
- Ensure a safe and clean living environment for residents.
- Intervene in crisis situations.
- Encourage individuals in the constructive use of leisure time.
- Attend scheduled staff team meetings.
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