Direct Support Professional - DSP
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St Albans, ME 04971
1.carry out activities consistent with person-centered plans Direct Care 2.provide guidance and assistance in activities of daily living, including but not limited to: dressing, working, personal care, hygiene, grooming, house cleaning, meal preparation, shopping, and laundry 3. administer medication and monitor heath and well-being of individual residents 4.provide transportation to appointments, social activities, employment, or other activities 5.directly carry out activities such as sanitizing kitchen and bathroom, as well as minor maintenance activities such as changing light bulbs, shoveling snow, and unclogging drains 6.follow weekly menus, taking into account individual preferences and nutritional guidelines 7. provide support for social activities with family and/or friends, in and outside of the home Information and Reporting 8.review mail, daily logs, updates, and any other notices on a regular basis 9. complete daily or weekly reports as directed Policies and Procedures 10.follow designated policies and procedures, including Employee Handbook and safety procedures 11. maintain confidentiality regarding individuals as defined by Skills Inc. policies and procedures 12. immediately report concerns regarding the health, safety, or welfare of individuals and coworkers 13.follow Mandt procedures to deescalate potentially volatile situations 14. use established procedures to handle petty cash 15.maintain all safety standards, including driver safety, community safety, and home safety Trainings and Meetings 16.attend and complete training in required time frame 17. attend staff meetings and other designated meetings Team and Culture 18.foster an environment that is organized, relaxed, respectful, and friendly 19. collaborate as needed with other Specialists General 20. carry out other duties as assigned