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House Lead-Simi Valley

companyRedwood Family Care Network
locationSimi Valley, CA 93099, USA
PublishedPublished: 8/18/2023
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HOUSE LEAD-50/50 Simi Valley

Job Title: Direct Support Professional House Lead
Hourly Rate: $20.00
Job Status: Full Time 
Work Locations: Simi Valley, CA

Do you have a passion for providing quality support to individuals with special needs? Do you thrive on helping others build/reach their goals in a positive, life-enriching environment? Then we'd love for you to apply!

  • Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance offered
  • 401(K)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company Perks and Discounts

People's Care is hiring compassionate amazing providers to support and care for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Here's what you’ll do:

The HOUSE LEAD / Direct Support Professional assists adults with developmental disabilities in their daily lives. Assists with complete care of dietary, hygiene, grooming, and dressing needs. Redirects behaviors with various activities including, walking, reading, games, math, and computer projects. This is an adult residential home;

Essential Functions

  • Outline and prepare daily routine(s) for clients' (visual and active) as written in Individual Program Plan.
  • Assist clients with bathroom needs if needed
  • Change clients' undergarments and/or clothing if needed.
  • Prepare daily meals and assist with clean-up.
  • Pick-up/drop-off clients in company vans from/to their home/facility (if necessary).

Certification and Qualifications:

  • Must have DSP 1 and 2 within 6 months of hire
  • 2 + years of experience working with adults with developmental disabilities (e.g. Autism) or mental illnesses (e.g. Bipolar) with challenging behaviors strongly preferred
  • Minimum Driving Experience: Must have a valid in-state driver’s license, be over 21, provide current registration and insurance, and have a driving record with no more than 2 points within the last 3 years.
  • CPR and FA preferred
  • CPI certification preferred

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs.
  • Able to work both indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.

The Candidate must successfully pass all pre-employment requirements, including but not limited to a background check, physical, etc.

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No


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