Direct Support Professional for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities – Pittsburgh
Direct Support Professional for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities – PittsburghChariot Creative2021-10-07T10:08:37-04:00
We are now accepting applications for the Direct Support Professional for Deaf Adults with Intellectual Disabilities position at our Pittsburgh location. This role was formerly called Residential Support Coach (RSC).
This position provides direct services to adults with intellectual disabilities and behavioral health needs living in our residence. Responsibilities include: assisting with daily living skills instruction and training; aiding in community integration; transportation; medication administration and observation; writing progress notes. On-call could potentially be for any shift (day, evening, overnight and weekend).
Qualifications: HS diploma; valid driver’s license; advanced fluency in ASL; demonstrated competency in independent living skills; ability to teach, advise and motivate Deaf consumers; strong interpersonal skills. Certified as a Peer Specialist, a plus!
At PAHrtners Deaf Services we are committed to our employees. We provide great benefits, on-going training, opportunities for advancement and an environment of incredible teamwork and mutual support where ASL is the primary language and Deaf-friendly technology is standard.
Have questions? Need help with your application? Contact: PAHinfo@rhanet.org
Glenside: VP: 215-392-2425; V:215-884-9770
Moon: VP: 412-927-4058; V: 724-457-0384