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Direct Support Professional

Company: The Arc Mid-Hudson
Location: Accord
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

Direct Support Professional - Rochester residence - 40/Thursday 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm/Friday 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm/Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am to 9:00 pm


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285 Old Kings Highway




Direct Support


The Direct Support Professional (DSP) provides support and skills training to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities in a residential setting and within the community.

Rochester is situated in a beautiful, quiet country setting. The residents here and the employees benefit from nature being all around them, often watching deer wander through the large backyard. Three young ladies and three gentlemen live at Rochester residence, all enjoying very active, full lives. DSPs working at Rochester should have excellent attention to detail and a strong commitment to teamwork, which are essential to both the success of the house as well as the people who live in this residence, as they continue to build the skills needed to lead more independent lives. If you have a strong desire to motivate, influence, and enrich the lives of others as they pursue their goals and ambitions, consider an employment opportunity with this dynamic team.

A high school diploma or GED is desired. Post-high-school education in Human Services is a definite plus. An acceptable NYS driver's license and basic computer knowledge are a must. An informative, paid new hire orientation is provided in a comfortable learning environment. Training will also include Van Certification, SCIP, First Aid/CPR, and Medication Administration certification.

HOURS: 38 /Thursday 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm/Friday 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm/Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am to 9:00 pm

STARTING SALARY: $ 13.71 to $ 15.09 per hour, with additional shift differentials as applicable

Minimum Requirements

+ High School Diploma or GED is preferred

+ Acceptable NYS Driver's License

+ Computer skills

Keywords: The Arc Mid-Hudson, Danbury , Direct Support Professional , Other , Accord, Connecticut

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