SCO Family of Services

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DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL, OPWDD, ALL SHIFTS AVAILABLE

at SCO Family of Services

Posted: 3/22/2018
Job Reference #: 31297
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Job Description

Provides close supervision for individuals in accordance with the individual treatment plan. If individual is on a 1:1 supervision status, provides continual supervision as noted in plan. Completes transfer form when transferring individual's care to another staff.
 
Participates in the individuals' program planning meetings; reviews and signs off on Annual and Semi-Annual Treatment Plans.
 
Maintains individuals' possessions in a neat and orderly manner; communicates needs for the individuals to the management; completes documentation in accordance with program procedures.
 
Transports individuals in a safe and comfortable manner; follows all NYS laws and agency procedures; maintains valid NYS Driver's License; completes all documentation including vehicle logs in a timely and complete manner; communicates condition of vehicles to management; ensures that the individuals have the optimum experience by not having the radio too loud, maintaining the temperature at a comfortable level, etc.
 
Maintains the physical plant and agency property in a clean and safe manner; communicates any issues to management.
 
Provides all other duties as needed or requested to ensure that the individuals are safe, healthy, and comfortable.
 
Complies with OPWDD regulations and agency procedures
 
Obtains and maintains SCIP-R certification; attends all mandatory training.
 
Obtains and maintains AMAP certification and submits a copy of the certification to  each program in which he/she administers medication.
 
Attends all staff meetings including in-services and trainings.
Demonstrates competency in all required training areas


Qualifications

A minimum of high school diploma or GED
 
A clean and valid NYS driver's license preferred
 
Experience working with people with developmental disabilities/traumatic brain injured preferred
 
Ability to complete SCIP and AMAP training
 

SCO Family of Services is an equal employment opportunity employer

All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed (religion), color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristic, marital status or domestic violence victim status, and shall also follow the requirements of the Human Rights Law with regard to non-discrimination on the basis of prior criminal conviction and prior arrest.