Position Title: Personal Support Staff
Reports To: Program Supervisor
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Date: Sept 2017
Type of Schedule: Part Time approximately 15 hours a week, days and times may vary, to include weekends
Location for Base: in the individual’s home and community
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
O Provide personalized, individualized supports to a person with quadriplegia.
o The staff will support this individual with his activities of daily living, which may include: assistance with meal prep, hygiene, including showering, and household responsibilities.
o Staff will assist individual in accessing chosen activities in his community and to work on his goals as set forth in the Individual Plan and document progress.
o Staff will ensure at all times that the individual’s needs are met with dignity and respect.
O Staff will provide support as determined by the individual. The individual will directly supervise the staff in successfully supporting his needs. Job description may change as the individual’s needs change.
o Punctuality and reliability a must.
o Maintains confidentiality
o Current Driver’s License with 3 pts or less.
o Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office products
o Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
O Current CPR and First Aid are preferred; however, continued employment is contingent upon it being obtained within 3 weeks of employment.