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Direct Support Professional - Per Diem Positions


Position Title: Direct Support Professional - Per Diem Positions

Description:

CP Rochester supports individuals of all ages and abilities to determine their pathway in life. We partner with the individual, their family, and the community to fulfill the individual’s right to live a productive and rewarding life. CP Rochester provides a wide range of quality health, educational, and support services in the greater Rochester area to assist individuals in achieving their goals.

 

We are seeking to hire per diem staff to provide direct care and services for the individuals served by our agency that promote choice, inclusion, and independence. All shifts are available and may include holidays and weekends.

 

Great population to work with, terrific opportunity for a second job!

  • Imparts agency philosophy of “Respect, Integrity, Service and Excellence” to individuals, families, program staff and community resources.
  • Maintains confidentiality of information relating to individuals and their families in accordance with agency policy.
  • Creates opportunities for, and encourages individuals to develop skills in recreation/leisure/hobbies, home management, social/interpersonal and other skill areas including the promotion of self respect and being respectful of others while developing relationships in the community.
  • Follows individuals’ activity and behavioral guidelines as set by the team and desired outcome guidelines; including but not limited to Residential Habilitation Plans and IPOPs.
  • Ensures individual’s care meets or exceeds established standards in areas including personal hygiene, grooming, feeding, care and respect for consumer belongings, room cleaning, and other daily living skills.
  • Completes documentation as required by and in coordination with regulations and agency policies and procedures.
  • Adheres to the agency’s policies and procedures as well as department guidelines.
  • Performs other duties at the discretion of the Program Director or his/her designee.

Hours of Employment:

Most schedules are evenings or overnights with some part-time morning hours and also include weekend and holiday hours.

Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • Experience working with people with developmental disabilities strongly preferred.
  • Valid and clean New York State Driver’s License.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing.
  • Ability to complete required training courses, including but not limited to First Aid, CPR, and Medication Administration.
  • Physical Requirements include: sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds, pulling and pushing wheelchairs and adaptive equipment, carrying, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, crawling, color determination, visual acuity, speaking clearly, listening to spoken communication, sense of taste and smell
Submit
Resume to:
Staffing Specialist
CP Rochester
3399 Winton Road South
Rochester, New York 14623
Fax (585) 334-1646
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with an outstanding reputation in employee relations. As part of our team you will have the personal rewards of making a difference in the lives of children and their families and ongoing mentoring from top industry professionals.
Posting Date: 03/29/2017
Closing Date: Until Filled

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