Direct Support Professional (Lead) P/T

Vacaville, California, United States · Beck Lane · 21-021

Description

Anka is now hiring Direct Support Professional Leads (P/T) for our Beck Lane program in Vacaville, Ca.

About ANKA:

Work for an organization where every day is an opportunity to change lives! Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. (Anka) is a non-profit organization with the mission to eliminate the impact of behavioral health problems for all people. For over 40 years, we have provided caring, dependable, and professional community behavioral health and social service programs that serve nearly 15,000 individuals throughout California and Michigan each year. Please visit our website at www.ankabhi.org for more information.

About Program:

Adult Residential Facility, 4-bed highly structured short-term residential treatment facility for developmentally disabled adults, age 18-59, with a dual diagnosis mental illness that are experiencing a crisis and are in temporary need of intensive services.


ABOUT THE POSITION:

Under the supervision of the Program Administrator, develop and facilitate individualized programs of functional skills instruction to promote independence, interdependence, and community integration.


SCHEDULE: 4 days a week, 8 hour shifts (32 hrs per week)


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Must meet Title 17 and Title 22 requirements. 12 months experience working with developmentally disabled, preferably adults, in a day program setting working with persons that are dually diagnosed with behaviors that may impact health and safety.

Thank you for your interest! To apply for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements.


ANKA BEHAVIORAL HEALTH, INC. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Anka Behavioral Health, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, age, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, medical condition, gender identity, disability (physical/mental), veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Minorities/Consumers/Former Clients are encouraged to apply.

Requirements

LICENSE REQUIRED: DSP I, DSP II & CPT Certification preferred but not a requirement, Current CPR/First Aid

Possession of DOJ Clearance, child abuse index clearance, and TB clearance prior to provision of services.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing with proof of current auto insurance. Ability to pass pre-employment background check, Med/TB clearance.

Benefits

WHAT WE OFFER: We value our employees and provide competitive benefit and health plans:

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