CRVI Relief Direct Support Professional - Team 1 in Orange County, New York
Relief Direct Support Professional - Team 1
Summary of Position:
An employee in this position is responsible to provide direct support to the individuals residing in the residential programs at CRVI. In this position you are not hired for a particular site, you are expected to be flexible and prepared to provide services/supports
to many residential programs. Assignments will be assigned by the Program Manager based on need of a particular team. As a Relief DSP you are expected to provide a safe, nurturing environment for individuals we support and serve as a role model, advocate
Promote an environment that encourages independence and individualization in all aspects of the individuals’ we support lives.
Responsible for the well-being of the individuals in the residential setting. Exhibits sensitivity to and respects the rights of the individuals served, including their emotional and physical needs.
Participates in a full range of recreational activities. Facilitates community integration and inclusion by participating in activities of interest to individuals supported.
Provide training, supervision, assistance and monitoring in areas related to the acquisition and retention of daily living skills and self-care skills.
Responsible for completing the data collection during shift.
Responsible for ensuring the physical plant environment is safe at all times.
Responsible for completing at least four (8) hour shifts per month and a minimum of two major holidays per year (Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s).
High school diploma or GED.
Clean, valid drivers license.
Successfully meet all screening requirements (both prior to hire and during employment) as required by applicable regulation.