DSP Remote Support Staff – PT Overnights | $20.00 – $22.50 / hour

Easterseals Midwest, Kirkwood, MO 63122, Openings : 1,
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Job Description :

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Easterseals leads the way to full equity, inclusion, and access for people with disabilities, families, and our community. Join us, and together, we will make the world a better, brighter, more fulfilling place for all.

The DSP Remote Support Staff will provide supports for individuals with disabilities utilizing electronic remote support systems. This position will provide technology enabled supports to increase the independence of individuals served, enhance quality of life, maintain individuals health and safety, and ensure individuals have the support they need to meet their goals. Ensures supports provided meet organizational guidelines, funder requirements and accreditation standards.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs DSP duties directly supporting and assisting individuals with disabilities.
  • Staff in this position will work remotely from the office.
  • Reviews individuals support plans and ensures technology enabled supports provided are in accordance with plan outcomes and objectives.
  • Provides supports and oversight through monitoring electronic support systems and sensors. Utilizes a variety of systems/software and troubleshoots system issues as needed.
  • Responds to requests from individuals through electronic support systems and provides one-on-one coaching as needed or as directed by support plan.
  • Responds to crisis situations per established guidelines and ensures that appropriate procedures are followed in event of an emergency. May respond through technology or in person as needed.
  • Observes and communicates information related to changes in the physical, emotional and behavioral status of the individuals served.
  • Performs all required documentation of individuals activities and ensures organizational, funder and accreditation requirements are met.
  • Attends required staff meetings and opportunities for ongoing education and training.

Qualifications:

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent. Completion of college-level coursework in the human services field preferred.
  • Must have experience providing direct supports to individuals with disabilities.
  • Must be able to work with a variety of computer systems and software that are utilized to support individuals. Must be able to operate remote electronic systems and troubleshoot issues.

Additional Requirements:

  • This position may work day, evening, night and/or weekend hours depending on the needs of the organization. Overtime hours may be required.
  • This position may travel locally and may provide transportation for individuals supported as needed.
  • Must have reliable vehicle and maintain current drivers license and proof of insurance.
  • Must complete and maintain all required trainings/certifications.
  • Must maintain confidential information in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
Last Date For Apply: 2024-06-12 00:00:00 Job Type : FULL_TIME, Employment Type : FULL_TIMEApply Here