Tyniques Rose Garden Direct Support Profesional in Urbandale, Iowa
Job Summary:Direct Support Professionals report directly to the Nursing Supervisor. The primary purpose of this position is to assist with their daily living skills and goals.Delegation of Authority:As a Direct Support Professional, you are delegated the authority, responsibility and accountability necessary to carry out your assigned duties.Job Function:Every effort has been made to make sure the job description as complete as possible. However, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties duties not exclude them from the position if the works similar, related or is a logical assignments to the position.Major Duties and Responsibilities:1. Implementation of resident goals and planned daily activities.2. Documentation of residents goals and planned daily activities.3. Organization and cleanliness of work environment.4. Provide a secure and enriching environment for the residents5. Provide information concerning residents to inter-disciplinary team (idt) to aid in the formulation or adjustment of residents' plan.6. Monitor and maintain all residents programming files.7. Assist, instruct and supervise residents in all areas identified.8. Document on all major and minor incidents that involve residents.9. Other duties as assigned.Specific Requirements1. Must be 18 years of age or older.2. Possess a valid Iowa Drivers license, proof of auto insurance and a clear driving record, as identified by Tynique's Rose Garden Insurance Carrier.3. Possess the ability to make independent decisions, when circumstances warrant.4. Possess the ability to work within the team to ensure optimal service delivery to the residents of the program.5. Successfully interact with individuals with developmental disabilities, mental health issues or any other identified disability.Working Conditions1. Sits, stands, bend, lifts, and moves intermittently during working hours.2. Interacts with individual and/or groups of residents in community settings.3. Provides transportation to individual and/or groups of participants.