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Direct Support Professional - Floater in Elmwood Park, NJ at Community Options

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/21/2018

Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.  We believe in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination.

We are looking for compassionate people to work per diem/floater positions in Passaic, Bergen, and Morris County!

Assist disabled individuals with their daily living skills while encouraging their independence and building a positive relationship with another individual. Make a difference!

General Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid/Current Driver’s License
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to communicate (verbally and written) with all levels of employees within the company.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, lift, push/pull, reach, and stand/walk for periods of time.
  • May transport participants in own vehicle (if applicable)  
  • Must have flexible schedule

General Duties:

  • Assists individuals with their daily living skills and independent community skills
  • Utilizes Person Centered Plans to assess an individual's needs
  • Completes training with individuals towards achieving ISP goals.
  • Administers medication(s) and completes appropriate documentation.
  • Accompanies individuals to and from appointments and activities.
  • Builds a support network between the individuals and community members.

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/D/V

If interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to: zinnia.johnson@comop.org

To Apply Online Please Visit:

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