RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT SPECIALIST
Mecklenburg County, Virginia
March 23, 2022
Full- Time & Part-Time Positions Available
2nd and 3rd Shift Available
Located at Marc Manor, LaCrosse, VA. This non-exempt (FLSA) position’s incumbent’s primary responsibility is to provide assistance to intellectually disabled individuals in an apartment/residential setting .
Provide assistance to intellectually disabled individuals in an apartment/residential setting in the areas of daily living, social, community living, and communication skills. Instruction/activities include budgeting, planning meals, purchasing groceries, and facilitation of community resources and services with primary goal to maximize individual’s independence in an apartment setting. Maintains accurate and timely documentation; assists with behavior modification and intervention techniques as needed; and transports/accompanies consumers to the DTC Day Program and community outings as required.
High school diploma required. CNA/HHA preferred. Experience working in a human services field; prior work experience with individuals with intellectual disabilities preferred. Must maintain strict confidentiality, possess effective communication skills, and have all mandatory trainings (CPR, First Aid, medication, etc.) or be trainable after hire. Must meet all criminal background and drug screening requirements.
As an equal opportunity employer, women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits/perks may vary depending on the nature of your employment.