favorite
favorite
hide
unhide
flag

Posted

print

Direct Care Developmental Specialist, 8:30 am to 2:30, Mon-Fri (Haverhill, MA)

compensation: Highly competitive
employment type: part-time

Fidelity House CRC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing information, services and choices to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. We see ourselves as partners with the people we serve, with their families, with the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS), community groups and donors...all for the purpose of empowering each individual to live a rich and meaningful life.

New opening in our Day Hab Program. This role provides personal care and skill development training for individuals in a manner that maximizes personal choice, rights & dignity, and community inclusion.

SCHEDULE FOR THIS POSITION: Monday-Friday 8:30am - 2:30pm (30 Hours Per Week)

KEY ACTIVITIES:

Provide personal care and assistance to individuals consistent with their medical and physical needs. Adapt and make adjustments to techniques based on abilities and limitations.
Know and understand the profiles and histories of individuals supported and active indications that care and assistance follows the prescribed needs.
Understand and implement crisis plans, behavior treatment plans, and medical protocols correctly and consistently.
Support skill acquisition and goal attainment as defined by support plans. Monitor quality of performance and outputs of persons served- adjusting techniques when necessary
Complete all documentation required by regulatory agencies, focusing on providing complete, relevant and accurate information

OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO….

Complete incident and accident reports in a manner which clearly identifies all components of the intervention and in accordance with regulatory expectations
Provide opportunities for self-advocacy and input from persons served into activities/schedules
Provide transportation as requested by supervisor
Work collaboratively with team members
Complete all mandatory trainings within 90 days of hire date.
Ensure program areas are neat and orderly, supplies stocked and preparation for the next day’s activities.
Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements:

High School diploma required, Bachelor degree preferred
1 year of experience in a training program for persons with developmental disabilities
Must have a valid driver’s license
Must obtain and be ceritifed in CPR/First Aid within a month
Registered Behavior Technician preferred

To apply for this position: please visit the career portal at www.fidelityhhs.org and fill out the online application.
If you respond to this ad, without providing your email or phone number in the text of the ad, we will not have a way to reach you.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law

  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6962956955

posted:

best of [?]