Direct Service Providers / Drivers

Job Type

Part Time

Salary

Details: Salary: $14.50 /hour

Published

10/22/2018

Address

1958 Fulton Street
Room 403
Brooklyn
New York
11233
United States

Description

Metropolitan Family Services, INC. is seeking a Direct Support Professionals with a clean and valid driver's license to help assist with developmentally disabled individuals in our Day Habilitation Program. Direct Support Professionals provide habilitative and/or vocational activities and options to individuals with intellectual, physical, and/or developmental disabilities

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Provide services and support as identified in each assigned person’s Individual Service Plan.

·        Provide formal and informal training on all habilitation and vocational activities, helping the individuals acquire new skills and increase independence.

·        Provide supervision and support in community settings

·        Complete all skill development and support and progress notes

·        Must be able to assist with lifting disabled individuals

·        Assist with personal hygiene as needed

·        Ensure a healthy and clean work environment

·        Provide behavior support sand crisis intervention as needed

·        Responsible for either the early morning pick up or dropping off of our individuals at the end of the day.

·        Responsible for making sure that all individuals are picked up or dropped off in a timely manner

·        Escort the individuals to either their daily activities in the community or to their homes.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • A valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • One-year experience working with children or adults with Developmental Disabilities in a community-based setting
  • Must agree to background check and to be fingerprinted
  • Part-time: Must have availability from Monday- Friday between 6:30am-5:00 pm
  • Excellent organizational, verbal, & written communication skills.
  • Salary: $14.50 /hour


Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School


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