Direct Support Professional - In Home Supports

Community Care Network is looking for In-Home Support Direct Support Professionals to join our team!

Community Care Network is comprised of Rutland Mental Health Services and Rutland Community Programs. Our mission is to enhance the well-being of our communities, individuals and families through responsive, innovative and collaborative human service

About the Role:

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) In Home Support provides support, guidance, assistance to individuals with developmental disabilities within the individual's home.  Supports and services include prompting, encouraging, supporting with Activities of Daily Living, transportation, dietary needs, engagement in social activities, and developing maintaining independent living skills.  This position will assist in planning and carrying out individualized behavior plans, and supporting individuals to reach goals identified within the individualized service agreement (ISA).

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in planning and implementing clients' individualized service agreement by coordinating with larger treatment team including DS service coordinator as appropriate.
  • Provides the necessary support to ensure that all basic needs are met, including household management, nutrition, and medication management.
  • Provides a stimulating and positive experience within the home and in the community based on the interests and preferences of the individual.
  • Provides support at doctors' offices or hospitals when required.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • Previous experience in developmental disabilities preferred.
  • Able to flex schedule as needed.
  • Must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation with personal automobile liability insurance coverage at or above the levels mandated by the State of Vermont.
  • *Successful completion of a criminal history background check after hire.

What's in it for YOU:

  • Full Benefit Package
  • Competitive Salary-Hiring at $18.00 per hour
  • Career Training and Development
  • Tuition Discounts

CCN is an Equal Opportunity Employer.