Job Description

Residential Support Professional- Acquired Brain Injury/ABI Program

Schema type
Full time
Location: Metro West
Type: Full-time/Part-time

Residential Support Professional – Acquired Brain Injury/ABI Program
Type: Full-time/Part-time
Location:
Description
TILL provides essential support to adults with developmental disabilities, learning differences, acquired brain injury, and other specialized needs through a wide range of housing options, from structured, staffed, small group living to individualized support options. TILL’s residential services provides an opportunity for the person who has experienced an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) to live in their own home, in their community.
Residential Support Professionals provide quality support to meet each person’s unique needs.  Responsibilities may include assistance with personal care, independent living skills, self-advocacy, and recreational activities according to the individual's needs, abilities, and choices. These essential services may require physical assistance and/or lifting.
Schedules vary with most hours consisting of 3pm-11pm on weekdays and a shift on Saturday or Sunday. Weekly staff meetings are mandatory. Full time and/or part time positions available.
Salary is $18/hr. with opportunities for advancement.
Positions available in Canton, Carlisale, Dedham, Reading, Stoughton and Westwood.

Responsibilities
•    Provide essential supports to maintain health and safety of residents, including personal care, administration of medication and treatments, safety training and positive behavioral supports.
•    Assist in the development and implementation of individual support plans, to identify and develop person-centered goals and plans to address any concerns, wants or needs.
•    Assist individuals with planning and implementation of daily activity schedules and routines, including social/recreational activities, meals, household tasks and cleaning responsibilities.
•    Provide support at medical appointments, facilitate communication, and document plans and orders.
•    Attend and participate in weekly staff meetings, annual ISP meetings, and all required trainings.

Qualifications
•    Candidate must be 21 years of age or older
•    High School Diploma/GED is required
•    Valid driver's license is required
•    Experience working with people with TBI/ABI and/or mental health diagnoses strongly preferred
•    Good written and verbal skills to effectively communicate individual needs and objectives, as well as good interpersonal skills are required
•    Medication Certification, CPR and First Aid training are a condition of employment
•    This position includes providing direct care for the individuals including lifting, passive restraint, and hand-over-hand assistance


Benefits
TILL is committed to creating a work environment which expands learning, offers career growth opportunities, and satisfaction in knowing that each of us can and does MAKE A DIFFERENCE in someone else’s life.
TILL offers a comprehensive benefits package for employees working 20hrs or more per week with:
•    Competitive pay
•    Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Long Term Disability Insurance plans
•    Paid time off - generous vacation, holiday and sick time benefits
•    A 403B retirement plan
•    Recruitment bonuses, tuition and student debt opportunities, and discount tickets

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