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Direct Support Professional in North Branford, CT at Resources For Human Development, Inc.

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

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Job Description



RHD Connecticut provides residential community living arrangements, day services, and individual habilitative supports to people who have developmental disabilities in the West and South regions in Connecticut. Currently RHD CT operates 10 CLAs, Continuous Residential Support programs and supports individuals who reside in apartments in the community. RHD CT operates two day programs, one in the Western region and one in the Southern region of the State.

RHD CT is looking for Direct Support Professionals to work in the area of North Branford, there is currently, one full time position, 2 part time and On Call hours.

Full-time 32 hours:
Sunday 2p-10p, Thursday & Friday 2p-10p, & Saturday 6a-2p
Part-time 24 hours:
Friday 2p-10p, Saturday & Sunday 6a-2p
Part-time 24 hours:
Thursday- Friday 10p-6a
On Call
Hours vary, as needed
Responsibilities:

  •  Assist and teach people with developmental disabilities in a supportive and therapeutic environment, which maintains health and safety while fostering growth and rehabilitation.
  • Implement individual programming and behavior support plans as written.
  • Engage individuals in community job development skills as well as recreational opportunities.
  • Ensure all opportunities afford each individual a greater sense of self, increased independence, heightened self-esteem and an overall positive experience.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Valid driver's license
  • 1 year experience

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, and veteran or disability status.