Resources For Human Development, Inc.
Requisition Number: CONNE-DRSPP-H-09-2018-01
Job Title: Direct Support Professional
City: STRATFORD
State: CT

Minimum Degree Required: A - High School/GED
Minimum Years of Experience: 2
Salary Range: $17.30/hour

Direct Support Professional

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Description/Job Summary

Description/Job Summary

RHD CT provides residential community living arrangements, day services, and individual habilitative supports to people who have developmental disabilities in the West and South regions in Connecticut. Currently RHD CT operates 10 CLAs, Continuous Residential Support programs and supports individuals who reside in apartments in the community. RHD CT operates two day programs, one in the Western region and one in the Southern region of the State.

RHD CT is looking to hire a Site Manager who will be committed to assisting individuals through daily living skills to allow for their full potential for independence. The CLA is in the Trumbull area.  Each individual has a developmental disability and requires 24/7 supervision.   All of the consumers residing in the CLA participate in vocational programming, community recreational activities and are supported closely at home throughout their ADL's.

Significant aspects of the work include:

  • leadership that supports the agency’s mission
  • fostering an environment that promotes consumer, family/guardian and employee satisfaction
  • assuring compliance with CT DSS and RHD policies, procedures and practices
  • development and monitoring of life and social skills curriculum
  • job development
  • development and review/reporting on consumer goals and objectives
  • attendance at consumer meetings
  • recruitment
  • training and evaluation of staff
  • liaison with families and guardians
  • review and ongoing monitoring of services provided to individuals served by the agency

The minimum requirements for this position are:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • DDS med certification
  • A valid drivers license
  • 3 years experience providing support to individuals with developmental disabilities
  • 1 years of supervisory experience in a related field

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability

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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.