Seven Hills Foundation Direct Support Professional - Residential in Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Cares for individuals under supervision of Supervisor and Unit Director, by performing the following duties.
Ensures that all essential needs are met on each shift, according to guidelines.
Demonstrates, through actions, support for the program’s approach to care.
Facilitates scheduled visits, and treats family and visitors with dignity and respect.
Ensures contact between family or other identified supportive adults in accordance with the individual service plan and program rules and standards.
Demonstrates care giver qualities that treat all individuals with dignity and respect.
Maintains appropriate staff interactions including professional boundaries.
Acts as a role model and reinforces pro-social behaviors.
Maintains constant visual and auditory supervision of individuals.
Transitions individuals to designated program activities in accordance with program procedures.
Associates Degree in field related to human services; or 6 months experience working in the field of human services with a minimum of Certificate of Achievement from public high school in Massachusetts, documentation of home schooling equivalent to a high school diploma, GED, or High School Diploma. Specialized training or specific skills; student intern experience or volunteer work may be credited toward experience.
Requires a current valid driver’s license from state of residence.
Schedule: M-F, 7am-2pm
External Company Name: Seven Hills Foundation
External Company URL: www.sevenhills.org
Street: 208 Charlton Road