DAY SUPPORT SERVICE SPECIALIST – INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES
Halifax County, Virginia
March 28, 2022
$27,356 to $40,325
Located at Halifax Creative Innovations (HCI) in South Boston, VA. Position’s incumbent is responsible for instruction, support, and supervision of adults with intellectual disabilities.
Responsibilities include instruction in the areas of community living, personal care tasks, socialization, communication, task learning and community integration skills such as community resources and community safety. Implements person-centered plans (PCPs) and maintains accurate and timely documentation in electronic health records such as daily data collection, progress notes, monthly reports, medication administration records (MARS) and quarterly reviews that meet the Board’s, state licensing and Medicaid requirements. Responsible for skill development and support in positive behavior and positive peer interaction. Transports individuals to various activities in the community, as required.
High school graduate/GED minimum. CPR, First Aid, Medication training, behavior intervention training or be trained upon hire. One-year experience working with intellectually/developmentally disabled individuals. Must meet all criminal background and drug screening requirements. Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a safe driving record. Excellent benefits package.
As an equal opportunity employer, women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
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