Direct Support Professional- Specialized Supports

West BAY Residential Services, Inc. Smithfield , RI 02917

Posted 7 days ago

To keep everyone safe and healthy, we are conducting a virtual interview for this position


Provide restorative care in community based locations while implementing behavioral care plans for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Deliver motivational, consistent support to build and preserve high quality relationships.

Provide crisis intervention including intensive support and encouragement, ensuring people supported develop essential skills which contribute to a safe and healthy environment. Work closely with clinical staff to enhance people's quality of life and daily activities such as: nutritional guidance, community jobs, medication administration, personal care, etc.

Required Skills

A clear understanding of IDD and mental health needs to assist with rehabilitative service. Role model a positive and caring demeanor as part of a supportive team. Objectively monitor; report and document service delivery.

Required Experience

1 to 2 years' experience providing rehabilitative services for people with IDD, as well as chronic mental health issues. Safety Care Certification (Past or current).

Minimum Requirements HS Diploma or GED; Valid driver's license; Good driving record with reliable transportation. Background checks: criminal, driving and job references.

What we offer you: Compensation: $15.75 to $16.25 (Shift differential)

Platinum Plan Benefits (Over $20K):

  • BCBSRI Health Insurance, Delta Dental Insurance; Low bi-weekly contributions of (HMO: $76.51 Fam/ $38.81 Ind.); Agency sponsored life insurance; 401K Retirement Plan; Vacation time; Sick time;Tuition Reimbursement; Supplemental AFLAC benefits (Accident/Cancer/Life Ins.) Employee Health and Wellness events, Employee Discounts; and more!
  • Paid Comprehensive training Safety Care Certification, Medication Administration, Team Building and Communication; Crisis Prevention and Intervention Techniques, CPR/AED/1st Aid, and MORE!


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