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PRN Direct Support Professional -Starting at $13.25/hourly

Company: Heart Havens Inc
Location: Virginia Beach
Posted on: August 3, 2022

Job Description:

Job Type Part-time, Part-timeDescriptionHeart Havens seeks a caring PRN Direct Support Professional in our home in Virginia Beach, VA who embraces our mission of empowerment and share our values of accountability, integrity, respect, and empathy. This position is Part-Time/PRN. The hours for this position will vary depending on the needs of the home.We're looking for people who will encourage the people we support to be true members of their communities by helping them connect to community resources and events and motivate them to try new things. At every level of our organization, we look for people who think creatively, are team players, have strong attention to detail, and are passionate about providing inclusive communities for people with a developmental disability.As a PRN, you'll empower adults with a developmental disability to live full, vibrant, and happy lives. While you'll provide support for everyday activities, such as meal preparation, you'll also support people as they plan for bigger events, such as trips. You'll support people as they discover what they're passionate about and pursue their dreams. One thing's for sure: every day with Heart Havens is different!RequirementsQualifications for a Direct Support Professional:Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilitiesKnowledge of basic human physical and psychological needsKnowledge and passionate use of person-centered approachKnowledge of health and safety precautionsDemonstrated leadership ability, emotional maturity and patienceGood verbal and written communication skillsProficient typing and computer skillsDemonstrated flexibility and reliabilityMust be at least 21 years of age, have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving recordHigh school diploma or GED preferredRequired training: Therapeutic Options, 1st Aid/CPR/AED, 32 hour Medical Administration (paid training provided)In order to be employed as a Direct Support Professional, candidates must comply with state background screening requirements.Heart Havens is committed to equal access and opportunity for everyone. Heart Havens does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religious affiliation, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, or veteran status in employment, partnership or program delivery.

Keywords: Heart Havens Inc, Virginia Beach , PRN Direct Support Professional -Starting at $13.25/hourly, Other , Virginia Beach, Virginia

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