Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

Community Support Specialist

Location: Barre
Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Seeking a motivated individual to provide community support to two individuals living in the Northfield/Montpelier area.  Job duties include providing social, recreational, and educational support, assisting with communication and providing transportation to access a variety of activities and programs in the community. 20 hours/week will be spent supporting each individual.  This is a full-time, 40 hour/week position. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational skills, be flexible and open-minded.

Experience with or knowledge of developmental disabilities helpful. 

 

Skills:  The successful candidate will possess the ability to:

 

  • Work independently as well as part of a team.

  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.

  • Transport consumers using personal vehicle.

  • Record data and submit paperwork in a timely manner.

  • Participate in trainings.

  • Follow and implement individual support plans and guidelines.

  • Follow and implement agency policies and procedures.

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Job Requirements

Willingness to use personal vehicle, a valid driver’s license, good driving record, and access to a safe, reliable, and insured vehicle are required.  EOE.

Education Requirements

Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Some college or Bachelors degree preferred

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