Direct Support Professional - Hackettstown

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FULL TIME AND PART TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE

LOCATIONS: Hackettstown (Warren County, NJ).

DAYTIME HOURS: Monday through Friday. From 8am - 3pm

About the company: Abilities is a not-for-profit agency providing a full array of community integrated employment and day program support services for individuals with disabilities.

This is a perfect opportunity for applicants wanting to start in the human services career path, parents, or retirees seeking supplemental income while making a difference in someone's life.

We're looking for individuals that possess the following traits

Compassion
Energy
Patience

Direct Support Professional Job Summary: Our direct care staff are responsible for the overall care, safety and support of people with different abilities.

Basic Job Duties Include but are not limited to the following:

Interact with individuals served professionally, respectfully, compassionately and as a peer throughout the entire workday and on a daily basis.
Assist individuals served with developmental disabilities as determined by clientele, disabilities and as assigned by supervisor or designee.
Foster independence and adult behaviors in the clients served.
Administer medications as required.
Follow behavior plans as written and in-serviced.
Provide input into individuals' program needs and goals in order to develop functional work and living skills.
Willingly work with those who present challenging behaviors.
Comply with both agency and Division of Developmental Disabilities policies and procedures.
Perform other duties as assigned/requested by supervisor, designee and/or administration.

Qualifications: High school diploma or GED, valid driver's license, 18 years of age or older.

Position Title:
Direct Support Professional

Required Education Level:
High School Diploma or Equivalent

Posted on July 29, 2022

For more information, contact Denise Reppert by filling out the form below or call 908-689-1118.

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