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COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Job Description

TRESCO INC. POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

 

TITLE:                       COMMUNITY SUPPORT SPECIALIST

                                                                       

PAY GRADE:              $8.60 PER HOUR

 

HOURS:                      FULL TIME, PART TIME, HOURS FOR    DAYS, WEEKENDS, EVENINGS and
                                     OVER NIGHTS

 

OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:  With supervision provide quality services in a safe environment supporting people with differing abilities to reach their potential and realize their dreams.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  Provide instruction and support with personal hygiene and home cleanliness.    Keep quantitative and qualitative data on assigned individuals and ensure required reports and forms are submitted on schedule.  Identify natural supports for individual at community activities/functions, promote and facilitate integration, encourage independence to include work related and social activities.  Follow Individual Service Plan (ISP), strategies, behavior, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy programs. Able to work independently, project a friendly and helpful attitude, ability to work under stressful situations, ability to assess problems and take action.

 

Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS AND EXPERIENCE: High School Diploma or GED is required.  Reliable transportation and willing to transport individuals supported by Tresco. Experience working with individuals with disabilities preferred. Valid Driver License and Pre-Employment Drug Screen.

 

 **As part of “Skill-Ready Dona Ana County" Tresco requires WorkKeys assessment scores for this position. The WorkKeys assessment will be scheduled as part of the interview process.**

                                                          

Apply and or/Send Application/Resume to:

 

1800 Copper   Loop, Building 1

PO Drawer 2469, Las Cruces, NM  88004

or email to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

 

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled

 

 

 

 

 

 Tresco is an EEO/AA employer and welcomes applications of all qualified applicants regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or protected veteran.

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Gail Estell
Post Date 9/18/2014
Location Las Cruces, NM
Base Pay $8.60 /Hour
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Nonprofit - Social Services
Education High School
Experience None
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Not for Profit - Charitable
Required Travel Not Specified
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