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Specialized IDD Direct Support Professional

Company: Support Solutions
Location: Memphis
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

GET PAID WEEKLY!!! $14.00 per hour$300 Sign-on bonus after successful completion of 90 days of service for FT (32-40 hours per week) hires!$300 Referral Bonus for employee referred hires who successfully complete 90 days of service and work FT hours!Flexible shifts availableBE PART OF A DYNAMIC TEAM DEDICATED TO HELPING OTHERS!If you are looking for a great opportunity to make an impact on people's lives, join our team! Support Solutions is seeking compassionate, caring individuals to help provide support to adults in everyday living activities in their homes and community.The ideal candidate will have the following skills and attributes:Positive AttitudeEmpathyReliableTeamworkCompassionIf you are ready to become a contributor to an industry leader in the field of intellectual disabilities, we encourage you to apply to become a valued team member.The Specialized IDD Direct Support Professional works in a group home setting, providing support to individuals with mental illness/IDD as they develop/maintain skills that enhance the quality of their lives in the community.Supports the person supported with personal care and daily routines, and in achieving outcomes from the supported person's plan of care.Helps the person supported become integrated with the community by ensuring that he/she is included, respected, valued, and has a variety of preferred relationships in the community of their choice.Provides a minimum of two educational training sessions per week, dealing with issues like side effects of medication, public transportation, etc. (if indicated in the person supported treatment plan), and document in progress notes. Must complete specialized enhanced supportive housing training and training involving individual needs (not limited to Person-Centered Treatment Plans). Training and materials will be provided by the organization.Benefits:WEEKLY PAYBonuses ($300 sign-on bonus and $300 referral bonus)Paid TrainingPaid Time Off (PTO)Competitive Wages8 Paid Holidays per year401K ProgramMedical Insurance, Dental, Vision, Life InsuranceEmployee Assistance Program

Must have a High School Diploma or GEDMust have a valid driver's license and maintain a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record throughout employment with Support Solutions. First shift staff must have an F Endorsement driver's license.Must meet state and local requirements regarding criminal background check, sexual offender check, abuse registry, drug screening, and felony offender listing.Must maintain CPR/First Aid certification and medication certificationMust complete 40 hours of online RBT (Registered Behavior Technician) training.Support Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer that is committed to diversity. Support Solutions does not discriminate in employment opportunities, decisions, or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetics, national origin, age, mental or physical handicap or disability, citizenship, gender identity, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Support Solutions will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities; unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. This policy governs all aspects of employment, including hiring, job assignment, promotion, compensation, discipline, termination, and access to benefits and training.PI177492399

Keywords: Support Solutions, Memphis , Specialized IDD Direct Support Professional, Other , Memphis, Tennessee

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