Direct Support Professionals - (On Call)

Stockton, California, United States · Anka Priscilla Lane · 5-720

Description

Anka is looking for a compassionate and flexible On Call Direct Support Professionals to join our team at the new Anka Priscilla Lane facility in Stockton, CA.


This is a great opportunity to be trained and gain that experience you’ve been looking for in this industry!


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. Please visit our website at http://www.ankabhi.org for more information. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.


ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

Anka Pricilla Lane Home is a safe, supportive, step-down home for five individuals with intellectual disabilities and complex behavioral challenges. This program operates as a step-down facility for individuals transitioning out of a community crisis home. The care, support and supervision provided at Pricilla Lane are tailored to each individual’s strengths, challenges, interests and goals. Through a variety of daily home and community activities, a team of qualified staff and behavioral and psychiatric specialists work with program participants to build their adaptive skills (self-care, communication, social, etc.), increase confidence, and improve their overall quality of life.


ABOUT THE POSITION:

Under the supervision of the Program Administrator, provide rehabilitative support services in a 5-bed community, highly structured adult residential care facility for adults with developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges age 18-59. This is a non-exempt position


There are multiple openings. This is a 24/7 facility so different shifts are available.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the Program Administrator:

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Requirements

Education and Experience: Must meet Title 17 and Title 22 requirements. Six months experience working with developmentally disabled, preferably adults, in a residential setting working with persons that are dually diagnosed with behaviors that may impact health and safety.

License preferred: Possession of DSP I, DSP II, CPT certificates, child abuse index clearance, and TB clearance prior to provision of services.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

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