Direct Support Professional - Full Time (Dublin)

Dublin, California, United States · Amador Home · 4-120

Description

Anka is looking for a kind and flexible full time Direct Support Professional to join our team at Amador Home in Dublin, 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 over 15,000 individuals throughout California and Michigan each year. Please visit our website at www.ankabhi.org for more information.


ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

Amador Home is a long-term residential program that provides care, supervision, and support to four adults with intellectual disabilities and involvement in the criminal justice system. Program participants may also have a mental health diagnosis, substance use problems, and complex behavioral challenges. The program focuses on helping individuals work through their emotional and behavioral challenges, prevent relapse of criminal and/or addictive behaviors, and learn skills that allow them to interact more successfully in the community and with others.


ABOUT THE POSITION

The Direct Support Professional (Direct Care) Staff shall work under the general direction of the Program Administrator. Shall be competent to provide the services necessary to meet individual resident needs and shall, at all times, be employed in numbers necessary to meet such needs. Responsible for providing supervision and support to adults residing at Amador Home and for assisting them to meet goals described in their individual needs and services or individual program plans.


Days/Hours: Monday thru Friday…..7a – 3p……..Full Benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401K, etc.)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

QUALIFICATIONS

Education Required: High School Diploma or equivalent and some related post-secondary education. Experience Required: Minimum of six months experience providing direct supervision and special services to persons with disabilities.

Other Requirements: Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing with proof of current car insurance.

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

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

Education Required: High School Diploma or equivalent and some related post-secondary education.


Experience Required: Minimum of six months experience providing direct supervision and special services to persons with disabilities (working as a DSP). Experience in person centered program development and implementation.

Other Requirements: Must have a valid CA driver’s license in good standing with proof of current car insurance.

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