• The Arc of Camden County
  • Hammonton, NJ, USA
  • May 10, 2018
Full time Medical/Health Care

Job Description

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of others? Imagine going to work every day knowing that you will help to improve the quality of another person's life; to make it richer and more satisfying for that individual. If so, this is the PERFECT opportunity for YOU!

The Direct Support Professional is an entry level role, which has the opportunity for growth.

What You Will Be Doing:

* Plan daily activities for service recipients and provide supervision and/or assistance as needed for individual and group activities.

* Provide supervision and/or physical assistance during eating and leisure times.

* Assist service recipients with personal care activities such as changing, showering, toileting and etc.

* Participate in needs assessments and the development, implementation and monitoring of Individual Habilitation Plans.

* Administer prescribed medications according to Licensing Agency policies and procedures.

* Contribute to the daily operation, maintenance and cleanliness of the Adult Training Center.

What Experience/Skills You Must Have:

* Be at least 21 years of age* Have a High School Diploma or GED

* Valid Driver's License with clean driving record

* Ability to pass a pre-employment physical* Able to lift 20 lbs or more