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Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Title: Direct Support Professional (DSP)
Location: San Angelo, Texas

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) performs a variety of tasks to assist people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) to achieve optimal levels of functioning in a community life.  Duties include but are not limited to: assisting individuals to enhance social, personal and daily living skills, provide training and/or support in group and/or individual settings to encourage skills development and maintenance, assist with personal hygiene (as required), and assist with the preparation of breaks and lunch.  Through observing and interacting with consumers, the DSP will document behaviors and goal progression.  The Therapy Tech I provides all services in accordance with the HCS, TxHmL, ICF and GR Service Definition rules.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Graduation from a standard high school or provide documentation that the General Equivalency Examination (GED) has been obtained.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Valid Texas driver's license and must be insurable and remain insurable on the Center's insurance. No more than three moving violations in the last three years.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED/SPECIAL SKILLS: Certification in CPR/AED, First Aid, and Prevention and Management of Aggressive Behavior (PMAB).  Other training and/or certification deemed necessary by THMHMR or this Center. Six months experience in therapeutic work preferred and/or training persons with intellectual disabilities.

Salary: $9.50 per hour
Hours: variable hours
Contact: Susan Daniel
Address: 1501 W. Beauregard
San Angelo, Texas, 76901
Telephone: 325-658-7750
Fax: 325-658-8381
Email: sdaniel@mhmrcv.org