Provide direct support to individuals in therapeutically developed program activities in a Community Based Day Support (CBDS) program and / or employment opportunities. Perform the required training and documentation necessary for group and individual participant goal achievement. This position is to support an individual who needs 1:1 supports.
To develop, maintain and implement instructional units on both an individual and group basis to meet each individual’s needs and interests in the program, work / volunteer sites and community settings.
To follow through on programming to ensure delivery of the Individual Support Plan (ISP) requirements including direct support, personal care and documentation.
To work with each individual’s needs as they relate to their work and community environments.
To implement behavior support strategies for individuals, as warranted and in conjunction with the clinical team.
To provide transportation to and from residential programs, daily work sites and / or program activities as assigned. To work on or off site as assigned by supervisor.
High school diploma or equivalent plus two years experience (preferred) working with individuals with developmental disabilities in a day program or vocational setting. Valid driver's license and ability to drive is required. A related B.A. degree may be used to substitute part or all of the work experience.