Direct Support Professional with Trained Medication Employee Certification (TME) in

Employer
Delta-T Group
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 07, 2018
Closes
May 21, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Direct Support Professional with Trained Medication Employee Certification (TME) in DC DC metro Area interested in meaningful work in the community? Do you love working with adults? Do you have a passion for the health care industry? Then this is for you !! Delta- T Group of the Virginia and Washington DC Area is looking for passionate Direct Support Professionals that have their Trained Medication Employee Certification (TME) in DC This position provides professional support services to persons with intellectual/developmental disabilities in their homes. The primary responsibility is to assist in skill acquisition in such areas as, but not limited to: daily living; community inclusion; relationship building assistance; personal finances, and communication skills. The Direct Support Professional will implement, document and assist with people's personal and individualized goals. * Provides support in a residential setting to individuals experiencing mental health crisis who do not pose an immediate risk to their own or the safety of others. * Assists individuals with learning to live and function as independently as possible in the community. * The Direct Support Professional facilitates coordination and arrangement of the provision of specialized services. * Provide personal care services, including activities of daily living, within the scope of practice outlined by OSH. * Ensure quality and safe delivery of personal care services. * Participate in the implementation of client's plan of care in accordance to OSH policy and procedures We are looking for multiple persons to accommodate various shifts on weekends, during the morning, evening, overnight. Candidates must have a valid Trained Medication Certification (TME) in DC and a valid driver's license to be considered for this positon. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: * Minimum of a high school diploma or GED * (1) year of experience in a residential program for individuals with intellectual disabilities or a Bachelor's degree in a human services field. * Experience in a residential setting with other types of special needs populations may be considered (ie cerebral palsy, Autism, Alzheimer's, Traumatic Brain Injury, mental health). * CPR and First Aid Certified * Evidence of Tuberculosis screening that meets CDC guidelines. * Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity, which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing. * Satisfactory references and background checks, as per OSH policy * Dependability and punctuality are a must Candidate must have Trained Medical Certification (TME) in DC-CPR/First Aid certifications (may obtain), High School diploma/GED, and the ability to pass a background check and drug screening. Working through Delta-T, you are a self-employed independent contractor in control of your career. As your own boss, you can choose to work days, evenings, weekdays or weekend. Put Delta- T to work for you ! Experience the benefits of registering with Delta-T today: - No placement fees - No commitment to sign-up - Competitive compensation - Increase or decrease your schedule as needed - Placements within a diverse network of client facilities - Work with our caring staff to expand your "Professional Profile" Candidates must have a valid Trained Medication Certification (TME) in DC and a valid driver's license to be considered for this positon. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities: * Minimum of a high school diploma or GED * (1) year of experience in a residential program for individuals with intellectual disabilities or a Bachelor's degree in a human services field. * Experience in a residential setting with other types of special needs populations may be considered (ie cerebral palsy, Autism, Alzheimer's, Traumatic Brain Injury, mental health). * CPR and First Aid Certified * Evidence of Tuberculosis screening that meets CDC guidelines. * Ability to perform tasks involving physical activity, which may include heavy lifting and extensive bending and standing. * Satisfactory references and background checks, as per OSH policy * Dependability and punctuality are a must Candidate must have Trained Medical Certification (TME) in DC-CPR/First Aid certifications (may obtain), High School diploma/GED, and the ability to pass a background check and drug screening.

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