Direct Support Professional
Location: Manorville, NY
Department: Wading River Rd. IRA
Category: Direct Care / Aides
Hours: Sat 12p-8p and Sun 2p-11p
If you are looking for more than a job and want a career that makes a difference in someone's life, if you are not afraid to advocate on behalf of others, if you recognize the worth of each person and treat others with respect and equality, you are ready to become a Direct Support Professional! Maryhaven can offer you a position working with children and adults with autism and other intellectual disabilities in community residences or on a school campus. Due to our extensive network of programs and services, the opportunities for career growth are significant. Come enjoy working with others as you chart your own course for the future! Promotes a warm nurturing environment in which to live while supervising each resident in the development of social, recreation, ADL and independent living skills and overall community integration. High School Diploma/GED and valid NYS driver's license within agency criteria. Must obtain and maintain Strategies for Crisis Intervention Prevention certification (SCIP) and Medication Administration Course (AMAP) following hire.