Direct Support Professional

Dhs, MD

Job description
Location: Columbia, MD 21045
Date Posted: 06/04/2021
Category: Residential
Education:

With over 30 years in business, we have built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking a Direct Support Professional to provide service in Columbia, MD.

HOURS
*All Shift Avaiable
*Saturday & Sunday

SUMMARY OF CLIENT'S DESCRIPTION OF THIS OPPORTUNITY
* *Preferred to have experience working with adults with mental illness
* Preferred to have a personal car and clean driving record
* Minimum of one (1) year experience working in behavioral health, employment services, and/or retail/customer service
* Ability to work independently and collaboratively


REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
* Minimum of 1 year of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities; strong preference to candidates having specific experience in vocational rehabilitation or employment services.
*High school diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.
*Valid Driver's license, clean driving record and 3+ years driving experience.
*Must possess a vehicle that will pass OBI's transportation safety check as well as proper insurance coverage of vehicle.
oThis is a basic safety check to ensure the vehicle is in good working order, but this is only if they are driving any of our individuals. The temp would not be doing this .
*Ability to perform and meet job and physical requirements.
*Proficient in Microsoft Office and a broad understanding of (or ability to learn about) technology that supports virtual service delivery


ADVANTAGES
* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health
* Payments processed weekly
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities.

ADVANTAGES
* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health.
* Payments processed weekly.
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities.

COMPANY OVERVIEW With over 30 years in business, we have built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking a Direct Support Professional to provide service in the Sparks area.

AVAILABLE HOURS
* Day and Evening Shifts (Ful-Time & Part-Time)

SUMMARY OF CLIENT'S DESCRIPTION OF THIS OPPORTUNITY
* Support individuals placed in competitive integrated employment to be successful in their current jobs and/or through career advancement.
* Provide quality job support, beginning with pre-employment obligations (new hire screening, paperwork, required trainings, orientation, etc.) and throughout the duration of employment.
* Remain knowledgeable about relevant assistive technology and reasonable accommodations that may assist individuals with disabilities in the workplace, and discuss with individuals supported and/or employers as appropriate.
* Observe, report, document, and provide corrective guidance and solutions to challenges and issues that arise in the workplace.
* Facilitate positive relationships between the individual we support and their coworkers and supervisors.
* Complete all monthly support visits for individuals on caseload to meet the requirements outlined in each individual's PCP.
* Enter service logs into OBI's client management software system (Twinsis) on a daily basis.
* Maintain accurate records of individuals' employment details such as pay rate, benefits offered, supervisory information, etc. Actively participate in regular meetings with the Employment Services team.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION
* A minimum of one (1) year working with DDA population;strong preference to candidates having specific experience in vocational rehabilitation or employment services
* Minimum of a High School Diploma or its equivalent
* Ability to complete and pass background check
* Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills

ADVANTAGES
* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health
* Payments processed weekly
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities.

COMPANY OVERVIEW
Delta-T Group's mission is to provide cost-effective, reliable referrals, and innovative referral solutions, for the social services, behavioral health, allied health and special education fields, for the betterment of independent behavioral health professionals seeking new opportunities and those needing care and support.

Title: Direct Support Professional
Class: Residential Aide
Work Type: INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR 1099
Ref. No.: 1228211-10
BC: #DTG106

Company: Delta-T Group Maryland, Inc.
Contract Contact: Contract Submit MD
Office Email: MDContracts@deltatg.com
Office Phone: 800-277-0403
Office Address: 10632 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 420, Columbia, MD 21044

About Us: Each Delta-T Group office is separately incorporated. Delta-T Group is a referral service for self-employed independent contractors seeking behavioral healthcare education and social service supplemental marketplace opportunities. Delta-T cannot guarantee any number or duration of referrals or opportunities as a result of your registration. When and if opportunities become available, you may accept or decline such referrals at your sole discretion.
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