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Direct Support Professional - Olean - Full-Time - Days

Olean, NY 14760, USA Req #4043
Wednesday, July 5, 2023

JOB TITLE: Direct Support Professional

CLASSIFICATION: Full Time, Non-Exempt

PROGRAM/DEPARTMENT:  Residential, OPWDD 

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:  Residential Supervisor

POSITION SUMMARY:  As a Direct Support Professional (DSP), you get to enhance quality of life for people with developmental disabilities by assisting, instructing, and supporting individuals living in our residences to be as independent as possible. Promote the health, safety and well-being of the individuals while building positive, meaningful relationships. Advocate for individuals in our residences to communicate their wants/needs, and integrate them into the community for recreation. Perform various tasks to promote a well-rounded environment by doing light housekeeping, helping individuals plan nutritious meals, and administering medications as needed. Participate in regularly scheduled trainings to enhance skills and knowledge to continue to support the individuals in the best way possible.


QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum Education, Training & Experience:

Ability to perform all job functions

Preferred Education, Training & Experience:

High school diploma or equivalent
Valid New York State driver’s license that meets the Agency’s driving policy

 

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Work flexible hours, including weekends and holidays

Be a positive role model for people with disabilities and other staff

SALARY:
$16 per hour starting rate

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An equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Other details

  • Job Family Intandem
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Olean, NY 14760, USA