DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL - AGENCY SUPPORTED (ROCHESTER)
Company: PEOPLE INC.
Posted on: November 19, 2021
*This position is reserved for applicants that have been
selected by a person receiving services. If you haven't been
selected by a person receiving services, please consider applying
for other opportunities listed on our job board.*SUMMARY OF
DUTIESProvides instruction and supervision to people participating
in the Community Services Programs, including Community
Habilitation and In Home Respite. Works with people in their own
homes and in the community to increase their independence in
activities of daily living.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/RESPONSIBILITIES
- Assists the person in skill-building activities as defined by
the Staff Action Plan, such as, but not limited to:o Gaining and
maintaining independence in areas of their daily living skillso
Providing a break to the Caregiver (In Home Respite only)o
Accessing and/or being involved in their communityo Learning social
skills while at home and/or in communityo Other duties as outlined
in the Staff Action Plan and as assigned.
- Participates in general staff meetings, in-service training and
other pertinent agency meetings.
- Assists program participants during scheduled hours which may
include days, evenings and weekends.
- Safely transports individuals to and from activities and
appointments, in their own vehicle. (Com Hab only)
- In all cases responsible to submit necessary billing and
program documentation and responsible for any improper or
fraudulent submissions. Services provided must be EVV
- In all cases complies with all applicable regulations, policies
and procedures and agency required trainings.
- Other duties as assigned.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
- 18 years of age.
- Valid Driver's License that meets agency policy (Com Hab only,
Optional for In Home Respite).
- Ability to transport individuals in personal vehicle that meets
agency requirements. (Com Hab only, optional for In Home
- Ability to meet physical requirements of the position when
performing the following: standing, walking, sitting, bending,
squatting, kneeling and climbing.#DSP
Keywords: PEOPLE INC., Rochester , DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL - AGENCY SUPPORTED (ROCHESTER), Other , Rochester, New York
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