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Direct Support Professional- Hattiesburg
Job Code:2017-FORREST -002
County:Forrest
City:Hattiesburg
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Education:High School Diploma
  

Summary:
Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has openings for full-time Direct Support Professionals to work in a day program with adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 


Requirements:
Education/License:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Must be able to obtain MS CDL Class C Driver's License within 60 days of hire
  • Valid Mississippi Driver's License with satisfactory driving record
  • Will pass CPR, MANDT, and other required testing
  • CNA certification a plus

  • Experience/Skills:

  • Experience working with the IDD population preferred
  • Experience assisting others with ADLs preferred

  • Responsibilities:
  • Act as models for appropriate behavior.
  • May provide transportation to and from facilities and to and from activities in the community.
  • Performs other work-oriented tasks as assigned by supervisor.
  • Responsible for training participants in skills and conduct daily activities, training, and documentation for IDD day programs.
  • Will eat lunch on site with participants and take breaks on site.
  • Will remain on site for entire workday, except as authorized by supervisor.
  • Demonstrates the importance of community involvement, social interactions, and maintaining relationships.
     
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