Experienced Direct Support Professional

Employer
Progress Unlimited
Location
Owings Mills, MD
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Progress Unlimited Inc., a residential provider located in Owings Mills, MD is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Direct Support Professional to provide supervision, support and guidance to young adults with intellectual and psychiatric disabilities who display high-frequency and/or high-intensity behavioral challenges. Weekend shifts Saturday/Sunday: 7a - 3p and Saturday/Sunday 3p -11pm/Saturday and Sunday 7am-10:30pm Weekend Awake Overnight shifts are available (Friday/Saturday/Sunday 10:30p ~ 8:30a) Direct Support Professional: Job RequirementsProven experience working with individuals with Intellectual Disabilities who present with behavioral challengesMinimum Three year of caregiving experienceValid Maryland Driver's License and access to a vehicleFlexible, patient and able to remain calm in stressful situationsExcellent judgmentClean Background Direct Support Professional: ResponsibilitiesProvide support with behavior management, personal care, housekeeping, meal preparation and accessing the community for frequent and varied activities Direct Support Professional: BenefitsGroup Health Insurance Plan401kPaid Vacation and Personal Leave for Full time Employees Company Description: PROGRESS UNLIMITED, INC Was Established In 1983 And Is A Non-Profit Program Supporting Adults With Intellectual Disabilities In The Owings Mills, Maryland Area.