Reference #: 862550
Work Location: Delaware County
Position Type: Full-Time
Reports To: Program Director
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Shift: All Shifts Available
Assists 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: ?
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. ?
Accompanies individuals while in their communities; providing transportation, ensuring safety, assisting in purchases as necessary. ?
Assists in implementation of therapeutic activities, such as; physical exercises, mass or church functions, arts and crafts, and recreational games. ?
Attempts to meet the emotional and behavior needs of each individual; following the intervention strategies identified in the Behavior Support Plan (where applicable); providing physical intervention only when necessary to protect health and safety. ?
Completes daily documentation such as; accountability sheets, behavior tracking, goal tracking, toileting schedules and incident reporting as needed.
High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required; plus one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. ?
Valid Driver's License, minimum 3 years driving experience and driving approval from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
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