Job Description

Job Details
Entry
USA [UT, St. George]
Full-Time/Part-Time
None
$10.50 - $10.50 Hourly
Negligible
Any
Nonprofit - Social Services

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide assistant to clients to include, but not limited to daily living, hygiene, mobility, social skills, therapy and other medical needs.
  • Act as an appropriate role model and support people in using appropriate language, dress, table manners, respect, and other behavior as needed.
  • Plan and implement meaningful activities that promote skill development.
  • Meet administrative expectations to include, but not limited to hours documentation, detailing notes or incidents that occur on shift, and meeting all employer policies.
  • Follow RISE Mission, Vision, and Values by showing respect and promoting choice.
  • Ensure the home environment is free of abuse, neglect, or exploitation, and ensure a safe environment is maintained at all times.
  • Quickly and effectively respond to emergency situations and natural disasters per RISE protocol such as fire, application of First Aid, CPR, approved medical protocols, behavior intervention, etc.
Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have a desire and interest in working with people with disabilities or special needs.
  • Must be at least eighteen (18) years.
  • Must be over twenty-one (21) years if required to drive a RISE vehicle and meet other requirements as specified by the RISE Insurance Agency.
  • Must pass background clearance.
  • Specific language abilities (other than English) may be required to meet the needs of the people/families receiving support, and demonstrate a knowledge of and respect for cultural differences.
  • Be flexible with hours worked, depending on availability. Availability can change based on client needs.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and/or education in the field of developmental disabilities or related field preferred.

Learn more about our DSP position:

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