Family Residences and Essential Enterprises Direct Support Professional - Shirley CR - Sun to Thur 8am to 4pm in Shirley, New York
The primary role of the Direct Support Professional (DSP) is to work alongside the people we support in order to help them to achieve their Personal Outcomes. This includes working with individuals with special needs to develop daily living, professional and decision making skills while also supporting their health and safety.
“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.”
Become certified in CPR/FA/AED
Work independently and multi-task
Leadership skills such as a self-started, taking initiative, positive role model.
Effective communication skills
Ability to understand directives and apply them in a variety of situations.
Ability and willingness to support individuals of varied intellectual and psychiatric disabilities as well as varied behavioral challenges
- Valid NYS Driver’s License and meet the qualification to be a driver for the agency
- High School Diploma or equivalent
Job ID: 2017-3002
# of Openings: 1
Job Locations: US-NY-Shirley
Category: Direct Service Professional