Springbrook Direct Support Professional in Cooperstown, New York
Direct Support Professional
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Monday, November 2, 2020
To provide assistance to individuals living in residential care with all aspects of daily living, personal care, and recreation. Ensure thorough implementation of all areas of protective oversight and promotion of choice. Demonstrate compliance with all Springbrook policies and OPWDD policies to ensure safe and smooth operation of the home.Qualifications, Skills and Knowledge Requirements:Minimum requirements are a high school diploma or equivalentExperience with individuals who are developmentally disabled is preferredSpringbrook orientation which includes Medication Administration, CPR, and First Aid must be completed successfully within 3 months of employment.Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including overtime as necessary.Duties require professional verbal and written communication skills.Proficiency in or knowledge of using a variety of computer software and e-mail applications, especially Microsoft Excel, Outlook and Word; have the aptitude to learn other computer software as necessary.Must be able to lift 50 lbs. independently and assist in lifting weights exceeding 50 lbs.Meet the requirements to drive Springbrook vehicles as required.Be able to perform all physical interventions.DSP
Springbrook is a leading provider of at-home care, residential, and educational services, day services, and clinical, therapeutic, and behavioral supports to over 850 people with developmental disabilities from across New York State. The organization is Otsego County’s third largest employer with nearly 1,200 highly trained, compassionate employees.
Required EducationHigh School