Direct Support Professional Petrolia Lambton County Developmental Services is looking for hardworking and flexible Direct Support Professionals who want to make a difference in people's lives. Must be willing to work varying shifts including mornings, days, afternoons, evenings, nights and weekends.
A Direct Support Professional provides support to people with developmental disabilities in all activities of daily living.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Provides required support to people with developmental disabilities in their home, community, and work environment; may include providing transportation to person. Develops, coordinates, and assists persons in all areas of support planning. Helps create action plans and processes that will move person towards their goals. Ensures safety of people supported, co-workers and visitors; follows all health and safety procedures. Supports people in maintaining relationships with families and friends; facilitates... good community/neighbourhood. Provides appropriate health care including administration of medication and health treatments; assists as required with all medical appointments, and in obtaining appropriate resources.
Qualifications Valid "G" Class license and reliable vehicle Must be willing to provide a clear Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector screening. First Aid/CPR certification an asset Crisis Intervention Training (CPI) an asset
$17.74 per hour
Scheduled less than 30 hours per week
LCDS is an equal opportunity employer and we value the importance of diversity, dignity and worth of every individual in the workplace. LCDS offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you are contacted by LCDS regarding a job opportunity, please advise prior to the interview if you require accommodation Petrolia ON (+1 other)
Direct Support Professional Petrolia Lambton County Developmental Services Petrolia