Lead Direct Support Professional in Bryn Athyn, PA at KenCrest Services

Date Posted: 12/13/2019

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Job Description




Lead Direct Support Professional

KenCrest Services is seeking Direct Support Professionals to work in a group home setting with people with intellectual disabilities. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting individuals with activities of daily living (examples are personal care, meals and medication).
  • Encouraging individuals to participate in community activities.
  • Handling general housekeeping tasks and meal preparation.

While providing supervision and support, the Direct Support Professional also provides opportunity for each individual to develop and grow toward greater independence.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Certification in medication administration, first aid, and CPR
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record
  • Clear criminal record and other background checks in accordance with state requirements
  • Ability to convey, understand and follow spoken and written instructions in English
  • Experience preferred, but willing to train otherwise qualified candidates



Week #1 - Monday through Friday (2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.)

Week #2 - Monday and Tuesday (3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.), Saturday and Sunday (10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.)

Hourly rate - $14.50
 




KenCrest offers a wide variety of benefits for full time employees including Medical, Dental, Life/AD&D, Disability, 403b Retirement Plan, Paid Time Off and more.  Please see the KenCrest website for additional details.