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Organization: CP Rochester
Job Title: Direct Support Professional - Team Lead
Posting Start: 02/12/2019
Posting End: 02/21/2019
Location: Rochester, NY

A Brief Job Description:

Full-time job opportunity for Direct Support Professional Team Lead on our Residential Services team. If you want to make a difference in the lives of others, we want YOU to join our team of caring professionals as a Direct Support Professional Team Lead! As part of our team, you will have the personal reward of making a difference in the lives of adults and their families. In the Direct Support Professional Team Lead position, you will support adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities by: providing some oversight and problem-solving support to staff team; communicating with departmental supervisor or manager to assess progress, problem-solve, make decisions, and accomplish the goals of the department; provide reports and documentation to managers and supervisors on a regular basis; assist with task training of new staff; communicating effectively with team members, other staff, service providers, consumers, caregivers, families, and the community; teaching independent living skills; assisting with personal care; and creating opportunities for and encouraging individuals to develop skills in recreating/leisure/hobbies, home management, social/interpersonal and other skill areas including the promotion of self-respect and being respectful of others while developing relationships in the community. Hours of employment: Full time (40 hours per week) – Evenings and weekends. Rate of pay: starting at $11.75 and up. Qualifications: High school diploma or GED; one year experience working with individuals who have developmental disabilities; must have a clean, valid NYS Driver’s License; ability to complete required training courses including but not limited to First Aid, CPR, and Medical Administration; Physical requirements include: sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to 50 pounds.. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with an outstanding reputation in employee relations and a flexible and friendly environment! Comprehensive benefit plan including but not limited to: medical/dental/vision insurance, 4 weeks Paid Time Off (PTO), 8 paid holidays, matching 403B retirement plan, additional insurance offerings, specified disease insurance with cancer rider, accident insurance, identity theft protection, employer paid health reimbursement arrangement (HRA), employer paid life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, and tuition reimbursement. CP Rochester supports individuals of all ages and abilities to determine their pathway in life. We partner with the individual, their family, and the community to fulfill the individual’s right to live a productive and rewarding life. CP Rochester provides a wide range of quality health, educational, and support services in the greater Rochester area to assist individuals in achieving their goals. To be considered for employment, please complete our Employment Application online: We envision a community where people of all abilities lead rewarding lives. Meaningful partnerships are nurtured to ensure all doors are open and opportunities are available to everyone. Check out our website to learn more about CP Rochester:


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