Reference #: 859742

Work Location: Delaware County

Location: Springfield

Position Type: Full-Time

Reports To: House Manager

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Shift: 2p-10p

Job Posting: Lead Direct Support Professional 
Reports To: Residential Supervisor
Status: Full-Time
Shift: 2:00pm - 10:00pm (80hrs. biweekly)
Location: DPV Main Campus
 

 Primary Purpose:

Assist individuals with Intellectual Disabilities in their daily living, program needs, emotional and behavior needs, with a focus on providing quality care to each individual; while assisting them to reach their greatest level of independence in conjunction with the entire Interdisciplinary Team.
 
Job Responsibilities:  

  • Provides direction and support to other employees. 
  • Assist, coach and monitors each individual with their daily living needs such as: bathing, personal hygiene care, dressing etc. 
  • Reinforces positive behaviors and promotes social interaction with the individuals served by modeling appropriate behavior and developing a therapeutic rapport with those entrusted to their care. ?
  • Accompany individuals while in their communities; providing transportation, ensuring safety and assisting in purchases as necessary. 
  • Assists in implementation of therapeutic activities, such as: physical exercises, mass/church functions, arts & crafts and recreational activities.  
  • Completes daily documentation such as; accountability sheets, behavior tracking, goal tracking, toileting schedules and incident reporting as needed.
     
     

    EOE - M/F/D/V

    Any qualified employee interested in applying may submit their Transfer Request Form to Kevin Carroll at KCarroll@chs-adphila.org.

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