Day Services Activities Coordinator in Fort Wayne, IN at Benchmark Human Services

Date Posted: 10/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs all the functions of a Direct Support Professional and assists the Program Coordinator(s) and Assistant Director in supervising, supporting and training Direct Support Professionals. Provide training to clients in all identified areas and function as part of the interdisciplinary team. Must be willing to flex schedule according to client’s needs. Coordinates activities for Consumers being served within Day Program. Must be willing to flex schedule according to Day Program needs.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
– Helps plan and implement community interactive experiences and interest-based classes as
specified in each client’s individual support plan (ISP).
– Completes documentation as required by state and federal regulations.
– Complies with behavior support policies and procedures and implements approved
behavior support programs.
– Maintains certification in medication administration, CPR and First Aid.
– Attends departmental meetings
– Attends all required training and provides HR with updated personal information as
mandated.
– Performs other duties as assigned.
– Must report any suspected abuse, neglect or exploitation to supervisor or
department head.
– Complies with all standards to assure the health and safety of all staff and clients we
serve.
– Complies with and implements all protocols for individuals including but not limited
to: high risk plans, dining plans, seizure management plans,
positioning schedules, etc.
– Reasonable suspicion of a crime against an ICF/MR resident must be reported to
Indiana Sta0. Report to work as scheduled.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Ability to create and manage tasks performed by others
Effective communication skills with staff, management, individuals and other internal and
external stakeholders

QUALIFICATIONS:
– Valid Driver’s License
– Experience working with children or adults with developmental disabilities preferred
– High school diploma or equivalent

Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at www.BenchmarkHS.com/Careers