Resources For Human Development, Inc. Personal Care Assistant in Defuniak Springs, Florida

Description/Job Summary

Direct Support Associate – RHD Defuniak Springs

RHD Defuniak Springs is seeking Direct Support Associates.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate daily activities for our intellectually disabled adults.

  • Support individuals in training programs, performing daily living tasks such as personal hygiene, chores, and dining skills.

  • Attend all required training, annual in-service and all other training as required by governing standards.

  • Complete any and all data collection, MAR s, observation notes and daily reports as instructed.

  • Ensure individuals receive their medications as prescribed.

  • Operate company vehicles to perform household related duties and transport individuals in the community.

  • Maintain a good attendance record for reporting to work on time as scheduled.

  • And all other duties as assigned.

  • Job Requirements/Minimum Qualifications:*

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Valid Florida Driver s License and good driving record

  • Satisfactory completion of background check as required by federal and/or state laws and any other post-offer employment screenings as mandated by governing agency or RHD.

  • At least one year experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities, children, elders, etc.

  • Ability to use a computer in performance of your duties

The salary for this position is $8.25 /hour.

/Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status./