Level 1 Direct Support Professional/Respite Consultant
360 Behavioral Health
 Palmdale, CA

A NEW EXPERIENCE,

ALL THE WAY AROUND

At 360 Behavioral Health, we’re new. Yet extremely experienced. Isn’t that what driven, curious, passionate pioneers like you want in a career? A freshly conceived, energetic enterprise powered by innovative ideas in clinical care—and the support of a proven, successful team with strong resources?

THERAPY PROVIDERS DESIRING BETTER OUTCOMES:

Welcome to a unique space for direct providers of care. If you’ve always wanted to be the person others look to in times of challenge, this is your opportunity. You’ll interact directly with patients to improve the quality of their lives and you’ll show families how to accommodate someone’s special needs, while appreciating their special attributes. Realize your potential as:

LEVEL 1 DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL/BEHAVIOR RESPITE CONSULTANT PART TIME

360 Behavioral Health is currently seeking driven Level 1Direct Support Professionals to provide 1:1 in-home services to children and adults with Autism and other developmental disabilities.

We are seeking part-time (10-20 hours/week) Level 1Direct Support Professionals who are available weekday afternoons between the hours of 1:00pm-10:00pm and weekends.Potential for full time depending on availability of the applicants and clients.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Providing temporary relief to parents.
  • Actively engaging with the individual and following a behavioral plan.
  • Teaching self-help skills, domestic skills, and independence
  • Sessions are an average of 2-8 hours depending on client specific needs.
  • Maintaining contact via phone a minimum of once per week with the client Supervisor.
  • Attend all staff professional development meetings/trainings.
  • Report any incidents and communication from the parents to the Supervisor for each case.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience working with clients with special needs in a professional capacity or pursuing a degree in related field such as Psychology, Sociology, Child Development preferred
  • Must be self-motivated, responsible, honest, articulate, and able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Present with a professional demeanor; be well-organized, and detail-oriented.
  • Maintain professional boundaries, professional composure, and work well under pressure.
  • Politely interact with individuals and families who may be uncooperative or aloof.
  • Maintain professionalism if and when a client is aggressive, self-injurious, throws a tantrum, screams, etc.
  • Be able to serve culturally and linguistically diverse families in low and high social economic status areas.
  • Be comfortable working in homes (studio apt., housing projects, etc.) of families with limited resources.
  • Effectively communicate with others (clients, family members, agency staff).
  • Accept, follow, and implement direction from agency representatives.
  • Be creative, spontaneous, excited, and animated in your gestures, facial expressions and voice interactions.

Other Requirements Include:

  • Have reliable transportation, current liability insurance for the vehicle, and a clean driving record.
  • Have a telephone and reliable method to record scheduled appointments and return phone calls within 24-hours.
  • CPR/FA Certified

TAKE PART IN A DIFFERENT KIND OF SUCCESS.

AND EXPERIENCE DEEPER REWARDS.

We offer opportunities to make life better for people facing unique challenges, as well as the competitive compensation and benefits you would expect of an industry leader.

ABOUT 360 BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

Drawing on 19 years of acclaimed clinical expertise, Behavior Respite in Action (BRIA)brings the expertise patients and families require to function more effectively in their natural environments, and opportunities for you to be part of something truly amazing.

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