Developmental Disabilities Professional/Residential CoordinatorJob Title: DDP/RC Demorest
Department: Demorest Center
Open to All Qualified Avita Employees Only
*Assist individuals with Developmental Disabilities in basic daily living skills.
*Maintain a clean, healthy, and safe environment for clients.
*Observes and monitors client's behavior, charts and reports observations and incidents.
*Provides training of basic personal and social skills, simple academics, or work skills to clients in residence, Avita facility, or supported employment environment.
*May assist with meal preparation, ensuring or encouraging client group activity, providing transportation, and/or limited case management.
*Keep accurate documentation of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
*Will facilitate client community involvement.
*Remain aware of changes in the behavior and physical condition of clients, arranging for needed services to assure appropriate care is obtained.
*Carry out a person-centered Individual Service Plan (ISP)
*Assist with meal preparation, ensuring or encouraging client group activity, providing transportation, and/or limited case management
*Must be willing and able to:
*have dependable transportation
*use your personal vehicle as often as needed to transport clients
*work with developmentally disabled clients
*work alone with a group of three developmentally disabled clients
*assist clients in the use of toilet/bathroom
*change diapers of child, adolescent, or adult clients
*visit clients in their homes
*assist physically disabled clients in and out of wheelchairs and vehicles
*assist disabled clients who cannot feed themselves independently
*Must complete required annual training.
Minimum Qualifications: (Training and Experience)
Completion of a bachelor's degree in Social Work or a bachelor's degree in a relevant human services field AND one year of experience to individuals with Developmental Disabilities.
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Must have valid Georgia driver's license and no driver may have more than 6 points against his/her license within the last five years and no driver may have had a suspended or revoked license with the last five years.
Must have valid drivers license and no driver may have more than two chargeable accidents, moving violations or DUI's in a three year period with the seven year MVR report.
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