Facilitate the provision of home-based supports and community resources for individuals with developmental disabilities, utilizing a team-based approach. Promote individual growth in the areas of choice and decision-making, community membership, relationships and personal accomplishments. Eligible for $750.00 sign on bonus, weekend differential, and higher rate of pay for active MAP certification.
Demonstrate commitment and enthusiasm in supporting individuals in creative and innovative ways. Provide direct care teaching and modeling to individuals and promote individual choice and self-expression based upon quality service principles. Provide transportation as needed in response to individual schedules and desired activities. Ensure the legal, civil, and human rights of individuals are supported. Maintain compliance with all Kennedy-Donovan Center policies and procedures, DDS regulations, requirements, confidentiality and quality service standards. Perform other job-related responsibilities as assigned.
Moderate travel required. Operation of specialized and adaptive equipment. Frequent movement within home and community setting included but not limited to bending, sitting, lifting and carrying.
Sign On Bonus:
$250.00 after successful completion of 90 day introductory period $500.00 after 1 year of employment
At Kennedy-Donovan Center, everything that we do is tied to our mission. No matter your role at KDC, we are all working together to support individuals with developmental delays, disabilities, or family challenges to pursue their personal potential and success in the community.
With over 50 years of experience in the Human Services field, we provide employees with an opportunity to join a forward-thinking agency. You can be a part of a team that provides support for over 10,000 individuals and their families every year. And our focus isnt just on empowering those we support- but at KDC our goal is to empower you. We value the opportunity to allow our employees to advance their careers by exploring opportunities available to them, all while providing you with the resources and tools you need to succeed. KDC is not just a job, it is a career- a career in which our employees are able to collaborate and learn from one another to succeed together.
Experience with individuals with special needs. Valid Drivers license. Able to meet required certification for First Aid, CPR and Medication Administration.
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