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Direct Support Professional - Per Diem

Company: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Location: Red Hook
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Description:Do you want to make a positive impact in the lives of youth and adults? Are you looking to return home at the end of the day feeling fulfilled and accomplished? Are you looking for some extra hours?If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Team!Being a Per Diem Direct Support Professional has its advantagesAs a Direct Support Professional at Devereux, youll work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:Opportunities to learn and grow in the behavioral health and human services fields.Fun, fast-paced supportive environment where you can participate in the treatment planning process.Opportunity to teach at-risk youth valuable life skills and be a positive role model.Flexible schedules that work with school and family commitments.Team-based, on-campus support while on duty.Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires (learn more at https://www.mydevereuxbenefits.org/).Location: Red Hook campusSalary: $17.65 - $21.57 per hour; commensurate with education and experience.Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health New York provides programs and services for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and dual diagnoses. Located in Red Hook, NY (12571), this position is responsible for assisting individuals in daily activities, including health and personal management, achieving personal goals, recreation, and daily household living, as well as maintaining a safe and therapeutic treatment environment that meets the physical, emotional, and personal needs of program individuals while improving functioning and minimizing interfering behaviors.Learn more about being a DSP at DevereuxYou deserve to work somewhere that gives back to you! Devereux is proud to offer ASCEND the first career accelerator program exclusively designed to give behavioral healthcare workers the career guidance, one-on-one coaching, skills and financial assistance you need to reach your full potential. This program includes tuition assistance and student loan repayment, among other benefits! Learn more: http://jobs.devereux.org/ascend.#sponsoredQualifications:High School Diploma/GED with 2 years of related experience OR an Associate's Degree with 1 year of related experience.Valid NY Driver's License.Be flexible, patient, energetic, creative, and have a sense of humor.Strong passion for working with and helping children and adults with special needs.Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.by Jobble

Keywords: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, Albany , Direct Support Professional - Per Diem, Other , Red Hook, New York

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