Direct Support Professional; Winter Rose Path; EO Weekend, Days

Direct Support Professional; Winter Rose Path; EO Weekend, Days

Arc of Howard | Columbia, MD, 21044, US

Posted 9 days ago

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Description

Overview:

The Arc of Howard is seeking a caring, reliable and devoted direct support professional to assist her with her activities of daily living. These may include but are not limited to personal care and grooming, outings and recreational activities in the community, light housekeeping and preparing meals. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, be willing to complete medication technician training and have at least one year of experience in the field.

Must be Insulin trained or willing to be trained.

Shift Hours: Every other Saturday - Sunday 7:00AM-10:00PM

Responsibilities:

* Assist individual(s) with activities of daily living; to include but not limited to:
* Personal care and grooming
* Preparing meals
* Light housekeeping
* Providing transportation
* Outings and recreational activities in the community
* Administering medication

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must:

* Have excellent interpersonal & communication skills
* A high school Diploma
* A valid US Driver License
* An acceptable Criminal Background Investigation
* An acceptable drug screen
* An acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (no more than 3 points on record)
* A passing score on the Medication Administration Pre Test (completed at the time of interview)
* Be willing to complete Medication Administration 20 hour training course upon hire