Direct Support Professional

Holy Redeemer
 Jenkintown, PA

SUMMARY OF JOB:

This position provides an opportunity to share one's life on a daily basis with individuals with Intellectual Disabilities. Responsible for the overall support to individuals by teaching skills that foster independence and community integration.

RECRUITMENT REQUIREMENTS:

High school Diploma or General Equivalency Diploma

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Basic computer literacy and ability to navigate data systems.

One year experience in a caregiver role (work/volunteer/or life experience preferred in the intellectual disabilities service system.

Ability to facilitate communication between internal and external customers

Excellent basic and persuasive communication skills

Must have a valid PA drivers license, and satisfactory background checks including but not limited to (Pennsylvania Act 33 Child Abuse Clearance, Act 34 Criminal Clearance and Act 73 FBI Clearance).

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