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Envision, Inc. ** Direct Support Professional - Driver in Leavenworth, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11567486


POSITION SUMMARY


Provide services and instructional activities to individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Low Vision and Blindness.




KEY RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS INCLUDE


+ Provide one-on-one and group instruction as outlined in each consumer’s Person Centered Support Plan; implement goals, service support and treatments as needed and identified in the plan. Gain knowledge of each consumer’s needs.


+ Focus on meeting the needs of consumers on a consistent and continuous basis.


+ Serve as a role model for consumers, displaying a positive attitude while fostering a positive team environment.


+ Promote independence for consumers.


+ Accompany and supervise consumers out into the community to promote preferred lifestyles and independence.


+ Maintain proper record keeping of goals and objectives of individual Person Centered Support Plan and/or Individual Education Plan.


+ Represent the organization when meeting with case manager, families and guardians to discuss consumer PCSP’s.


+ Complete incident reports for any accident, illness and/or observations of consumer care.


+ Responsible for administration of consumer’s medication.


+ Monitor sustaining activities, projects, and levels of customer service (e.g. performance metrics) for material handling operations and report status, issues, and risks to management on a scheduled basis.


+ Set up and complete time studies as requested by Manager or Supervisor.


+ Provide basic personal hygiene assistance for consumers.


+ Provide meal preparation assistance for consumers.


+ Arrange consumer workstation for production work, including set up of workspace, maintaining supply of raw materials, quality checks on items produced and cleanup of work area.


+ Drive routes in company van for consumers and employees as requested through transportation department.


+ Flexibility to perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications


JOB REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE




Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent required.




Experience: Previous experience working with developmentally disabled individuals, 2-4 years preferred.




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