Advancing Opportunities is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill the role of Residential Support Specialist in Warren County, NJ area.
Perks and Benefits:
Medical, Dental and Vision benefits available
401k, Life & Disability Insurance
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Training & Advancement
And Much More!!!
The Residential Support Specialist will:
Be able to work day & evening hours with some flexibility
Teach skills to individuals in accordance with the methods and use the materials outlined in their Individual Habilitation Plan (IHP)
Complete logs, charts, medication sheets, incident reports, seizure records, and other assigned paperwork
Drive and accompany consumers to appointments, recreation/leisure activities, or other destinations as assigned, with strict adherence to motor vehicle laws
Carry out prescribed health care programs, including the administration of medication
Implement behavioral programs in accordance with individualized behavior plans
Interact with program consumers in an age-appropriate, respectful, and safe manner at all times
Meet individuals personal needs in a manner that ensures privacy and dignity
Maintain confidentiality of individuals information and records
Comply with applicable Advancing Opportunities and NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) policies and procedures, and DDD licensing requirements.
Have a strong understanding of MS software
Must possess high school diploma or GED; a Bachelors or Associates degree is preferred
Valid drivers license Required.
Work or life experience teaching or helping others is a plus.
Who We Are: Advancing Opportunities, an affiliate of Apis Management Services, is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization providing services and supports to people with disabilities and their families so they can live independently. Recognized as one of the leading disability service providers in the state of New Jersey, the agency is committed to person-centered services delivered in the community.
Apis Management Services and its family of affiliates provide supporting services to an array of non-profit, public charity organizations including, but not limited to, human services, behavior health, and intellectual development disability agencies. The organizations that we support are expanding rapidly and continue to further their missions.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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