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Lead Direct Support Professional

Volunteers of America

Sioux Falls, SD 57109

Posted/Updated: 11 days ago

Job Description

**This position is eligible for a $500 hiring bonus**

PRIMARY PURPOSE/FUNCTION OF POSITION:

Assist the Residential Supervisor in ensuring quality of services to people supported.

REPORTS TO: Residential Supervisor

POSITION SUPERVISES: NA

PRIMARY DUTIES:

1.  Individual Services

A. Track, document, schedule and transport individuals to medical appointments.

B. Ensure medical needs are reported and documented

C. Complete med cart checks ensuring all meds are current

D. Assist in following NSLP guidelines

2. Documentation and Communication

            A. Ensure Data is documented daily

            B. Submit monthly reports, not limited to:

                        1. Approved Contacts

                        3. Supply orders

                        4. Fire/Severe Weather

                        5. Department of Transportation Reporting

                        6. National School Lunch Program

                        7. Maintenance Report                 

3. Facility

A. Maintain a high standard of cleanliness in facility and report all maintenance issues.

B. Maintain safe working conditions.

C. Ensure vehicle safety and maintenance

4. Other

A. Provide safety-sensitive transportation services as needed

B. Responsible for other duties as assigned.

HOURS: Full time position available, requiring flexible schedule, with 8 hours non-contact scheduled weekly.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION: Bachelors degree preferred, with 6 months of residential experience or anequivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent communication skills, time management are necessary. Requires consistent exercise of discretion and judgment in the performance of duties. Valid driver’s license required.

Volunteers of America, Dakotas promotes to employ and advance in employment individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

 

Volunteers of America
Vikki Stingley
1309 W 51st St
PO Box 89306
Sioux Falls, SD 57109
605-334-1414