We are seeking an energetic, patient, thoughtful, and outgoing person with experience to support & assist a (young woman with daily living skills in (her home and her surrounding community. You will teach all community safety & awareness, social interactions & self-help skills. The person being supported enjoys( E.g. going out into the community, being with animals, and hanging out with her peers).
Provide one-to-one support to a individual in his home & community whom has a diagnosis of Down Syndrome and Autism or other developmental disabilities & has limited safety awareness. Implement the individual’s Support Plan as developed Provide the necessary accommodations to support an individual with various challenges (behavioral, physical, communication, etc.) within their home and community Support the individual to establish a daily/weekly schedule of activities. Act as a mentor and role model for socially acceptable and culturally valued ways to interact and support each other to be successful Participate hands-on in all activities Assist and support the person to maintain their own personal safety and well-being Provide information to family members about the unique needs of the individual to assist in the building of a more cohesive family unit. Comply with all policies and procedures of the organization and public locations of activities Other responsibilities as assigned.
Contact: Employment Recruiter
- Developmental Disabilities
- Interpersonal Skills