Direct Support Professional
Date Posted: November 4, 2020
Deadline: July 26, 2017
Organization: Newberry County Disabilities and Special Needs Board
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Wages/Salary: Salary is competitive, starting at $11/hour and benefits are generous, including: ?Medical ?Dental ?Life Insurance ?Vision ?Vacation ?Holidays ?Sick Leave ?401K ?Retirement/Pension
Must have a valid SC Driver's License with a good driving record; Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds; Must attend and complete seven days of classroom training provided by the employer; Must be training in crisis management procedures and techniques and maintain a practitioner or higher level of certification (provided by employer)
Will provide assistance to individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism or related disabilities in a community-based setting. Will provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation; medication administration; along with vocational training in a sheltered work setting. Direct Support staff facilitate community involvement by accompanying individuals on outings in the community or providing transportation to work or other activities.