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Now Hiring Direct Support Professionals in our Minnesota and Wisconsin houses!

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Position: Direct Support Professional

 

Reports to: House Supervisor

 

Position purpose: Provide individual assistance required by each individual to participate fully in their community.

 

Job Summary: Responsible for the daily cares of individuals living in the homes, interacting with individuals, implementing program goals, and assisting individuals in the community as necessary.

 

Specific duties:

 

  • Ensure the safety, comfort, health and welfare of each individual in their care.

  • Help individuals with their daily tasks, as necessary.

  • Help individuals in bathing, toileting, dressing and other personal cares as needed.

  • Assist in proper lifting and transferring of individuals.

  • Passing medications and doing proper documentation.

  • Document accurately for each individual’s progress plan daily.

  • Provide training and assistance individual’s in daily living skills.

  • Following each individuals daily routines, set up in the CSSP Addendum.

  • Assure all individuals rights are being observed.

  • Cleaning or assisting individuals in cleaning.

  • Transport individuals as necessary.

  • Take individuals out into the community.

  • Assist individuals in money management and account for individual’s cash that is under ARCH’s control.

  • Create a nurturing environment for all in the facility.

  • Assist in Job Coaching of newly hired staff as needed or directed by House Supervisor.

  • Attend all staff meetings and trainings (online and off site).

  • Maintain confidentiality of all material, records, etc of individuals.

  • Competency in ARCH policy and procedures and mandated policies by DHS.

  • Ensure individual’s laundry is clean, assist or wash as required with each individual.

  • Other reasonable duties as requested by House Supervisor or ARCH owners.

  • Prepare well balanced meals within the guidelines of each individual’s requirements or special diets.