Day Program without Walls Direct Support Professionals
Direct care workers, also known as personal care assistants, caregivers, home health or personal care aides, give assistance to people who are sick, injured, mentally or physically disabled, or the elderly and fragile. They work in the home and help their clients with daily activities, such as bathing and bathroom functions, feeding, grooming, taking medication, and some housework. Direct care workers help clients make and keep appointments with doctors, provide or arrange transportation, make and serve meals, make sure they take their medicine and serve as a companion for their clients.
Provide supervision an assistance with ADL & ILS skills for Developmentally Disable individuals.
Implement individual behavior treatment plans for residents and Program Without Walls Day Program.
Assist with daily living activities, including preparing meals and assisting with personal hygiene
Develop a rapport with residents and cultivate a safe and supportive relationship
High school diploma/GED required
2+ years’ experience providing direct care to clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Valid New York State drivers license
No previous criminal record
Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
Compassionate about the care and well-being of others
Ability to pass a background check
To apply please email coverletter and resume to our Human Resources HR@plusgrouphomes.org.