DSP Adult Services
Promote choice, provide appropriate support and coordinate
activities to foster individual well being, growth and
Ensure that all services, programs and guidelines outlined in a
individuals ISP are implemented as assigned
Ensure that all Kennedy Center and DDS regulations and policies
are adhered to.
Responsible for the supervision and coordination of daily living
skills including but not limited to personal care, recreation, meal
prep, and house hold chores.
Ensure all trainings are currant.
Provide professional and timely communication with co-workers,
supervisor, families and guardians and other team members.
Record and maintain individuals records in Therap as assigned,
Data entry, case notes, updated contacts and information.
Administer mediations in accordance to DDS regulations. Ensuring
all medications are available and orders followed.
Advocate for the individuals when ever necessary as well teach
individuals to advocate for themselves.
Ensure the protection of all individuals rights and safety by
following HIPAA regulations, ensuring privacy and reporting any
type of abuse or neglect.
Intervene in emergencies or behavioral situations as needed.
Maintain a comfortable home or program space, assuring a clean
and safe environment.
Ensure all Doctors orders and guidelines are followed to assure
the individuals health and well being.
Provide transportation to individuals as assigned.
Accompany individuals on community outings, appointments and
family visits as assigned.
Other related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
SKILLS / EXPERIENCE
Compassion and patients for those you work with.
Ability to provide personal care which may include toileting,
bathing, feeding, lifting and transferring an individual.
Ability to work independently and as well as part of a team
using good judgement and a sense of initiative.
Work a flexible schedule that may include mornings, evenings,
weekends and holidays.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid drivers license
Knowledge and skill with Microsoft office and the internet.
Ability to lift up to 50lbs
Have the physical endurance to use PMT holds.
Have the physical endurance to be able to lift and transfer
individuals as assigned.