Intense Behavioral Direct Support Professional

Recruiter
The Arc of MidState CT
Location
Meriden
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 30, 2017
Closes
Oct 28, 2017
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Intense Behavioral Direct Support Professional $15.00 Part Time, Full Time, On Call and Per Diem Hamden and Floater

Psychology degree preferred and experience working with extremely physical behaviors in a proactive and supportive manner as well as experience with dually diagnosed individuals with mental health issues, autism, and developmental disabilities. Per Diem, On-Call, Part Time

Must participate in direct care, monitor and maintain documentation, successfully manage the behavioral issues for the individuals assigned, and be able to assess and analyze behavioral/crisis situations and provide appropriate intervention/assistance.

Performs other duties as designated by the Manager and Assistant Manager.

Job Requirements:

?? 21 years of Age or Older

?? 2 Years of Human Services Work History

?? 3 Years of Driving History and Reliable Transportation

?? Education Verification

?? Background Check/Drug Testing

VALID CT DRIVER'S LICENSE FOR ONE YEAR WITH ACCEPTABLE DRIVER HISTORY

MUST HAVE OR OBTAIN CPR AND FIRST AID

MUST DEMONSTRATE WORKING WITH DIGNITY AND RESPECT TO INDIVIDUALS

PROVEN SKILLS RELATED TO A CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT

MUST DEMONSTRATE ABILITY TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AND WITHOUT SUPERVISION AND AS A TEAM MEMBER

MUST DEMONSTRATE COMMITMENT TO SELF-
DETERMINATION AND ADVOCACY

SIGNING OF NON-SOLICITATION AGREEMENT REQUIRED

ASSOCIATE'S DEGREE IN HUMAN SERVICES OR RELATED FIELD REQUIRED

2 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN MENTAL HEALTH, BEHAVIORAL STRATEGIES AND INTERVENTIONS, DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY, AND AUTISM REQUIRED

Company Description The Arc of Meriden-Wallingford is a non-profit organization that provides advocacy, residential, recreational, community and employment services to adults and children with disabilities. Our site includes a complete overview of our services as well as many of the programs that generate funds for our organization