PCA

PCA

Interim Healthcare | Sunrise, FL, 33304, US
Salary Range:$18,000 – $25,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 7 days ago

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Description

We are hiring for Direct Support Professionals (DSP)

We are looking for positive, caring and compassionate people to support adults and children in Montgomery County, in a residential/Group Home setting. The Direct Support Professional will be supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

We are hiring a PRN task force for the following shifts: 3p-11pm, 11p-9am and 9a-11pm. We need both weekday and weekend staff members available.

Benefits

* Excellent Pay
* Flexible Scheduling
* Free Continuing Education
* 24/ Office Support
* Remote Interview Process
* Weekly Pay
* Weekend Differentials

Duties May Include:

* Providing assistance to the adults/children within the day program in such areas as feeding, toileting and elimination, nutritional intake physical care, and daily activities.
* Administer medication and document it properly on the Medication Administration Records.
* Monitor the person being supported to ensure safety in all aspects of their lives (medical, health, behavioral)
* Assist the client with ambulation, transfers and/or range of motion exercises.
* Promote a safe client environment.
* Utilizes infection control measures such as hand washing and personal protective equipment.
* Observes and reports safety hazards and changes in resident condition to Supervisor.
* Accompanying residents to outings/ doctors appointments
* Documents observations and activities in an accurate, complete and timely manner.
* May have access to personal health information ("PHI") necessary to fulfill the above duties and responsibilities. Access to use and ability to disclose PHI is further defined by each organization/department.

Must Have:

* Direct Support Certified Training (DSP)
* Valid Certified Medication Technician in State of Maryland.
* Mandt Training (Preventing, De-escalating, Intervening).
* DDA Training
* Up to dated CPR/First Aid.
* Fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

Qualifications

* High school degree or equivalent education/experience.
* Must pass all background checks.
* Excellent oral and communication skills.
* Computer Savvy (experience with using computers for documenting/data).
* Must be able to lift 50-100 pounds and be capable of kneeling on the floor to aid consumers.

Schedule: 3pm-11p and 11pm-9am

* Monday to Friday 3pm-11p
* Night shift 11pam-9am
* Weekend availability Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am-11pm

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 - $18.00 per hour

Experience:

* DSP: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

* MANDT Training Certificate (Preferred)
* CMT In Maryland (Required)

Salary: $17.00 - $18.00 per hour