Direct Care Worker

Employer
Brighter, Stronger Foundation
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionJob DescriptionBrighter, Stronger Foundation is a community-based, behavioral health agency with a great reputation and strong community ties. We are dedicated to improving the lives of the children and adults we serve through our Mental Health and Autism Services. We offer a welcoming environment that focuses on innovative service delivery, hiring competent staff, and great customer service.Brighter Stronger Foundation is seeking part-time direct care staff. Candidates must be reliable and have a passion for working with children diagnosed with autism.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Work with the client in the client's home and community.Provide transportation when needed.Work effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team.Demonstrate excellent time management, communication skills and work collaboratively with other members of the team and supervisors.Complete daily contact notes in electronic medical record systemParticipate in supervision meetings with supervisors.Qualifications:H.S. Diploma or GED is required; some college preferred.Must be minimum of 18 years of age.Possess at least 100 hours of experience in the field of autism or developmental delays.Have proof of current auto insurance, valid unexpired driver's license, and reliable transportation.Brighter, Stronger Foundation is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants must be presently eligible to work in the United States. We are looking for individuals to work in the following areas:Baltimore CityBaltimore CountyHarford CountyHoward CountyMontgomery CountyBrighter, Stronger Foundation offers ongoing training and professional development. A pre-employment criminal background check and motor vehicle report are required.Required experience:Autism Services or Mental Health Services: 1 year RequiredDriverA cents € (TM) s License RequiredHigh school or equivalentJob Type: Part-Time, Evenings and WeekendsJob Type: Part-timeSalary: $12.00- 16.00 per /hour- Salary is determined based on education and experienceRequired education:High school or equivalentRequired experience:behavioral health: 1 yearpersonal or professional experience in the field of Autism: 1 yearCompany DescriptionBrighter, Stronger Foundation (BSF) is a home and community-based services agency. Our programs are designed to help families stay together and continue to live in their own home and participate in their communities. At Brighter, Stronger OFundation, we provide Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services, Autism and Related Services, and Therapeutic Behavioral Services to children, adolescents, and adults with mental health disorders and developmental disabilities. BSF is dedicated to encouraging children, adults, and families to build a better future and lead healthy lives. Brighter, Stronger Foundation is an approved program under the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Autism Waiver Program administered by Maryland State Office of Health Care and Quality.