Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Individual Respite Worker

Salary: $ 13.00 per hour

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the implementation of a wide range of educational, community, leisure and daily living activities for DDS consumers under the Title 19 Waiver Program.
  • Provide instruction and training in one or more need areas to enhance the individual's ability to live independently in their own home, family home, and enhance the individual's ability to access and use the community.
  • Carry out the goals and objectives as outlined in planning documents.
  • Implement all therapeutic recommendations including speech, OT, PT and assist in following special diets and other therapeutic routines.
  • Initiate crisis intervention (CPI) techniques as needed to ensure care, health and safety of all individuals.
  • Implement strategies to address behavioral, medical or other needs identified in the individual plan.
  • Organize records as assigned for Kennedy Center billing records.
  • Maintain accurate records, data sheets, case notes, crisis interventions and other program recordings according to Agency and CARF standards

Hours: see below

Requirements:

  • High School diploma.
  • Associates Degree preferred.
  • Experience in working with adults with development disability.

Date Posted:

07/01/11 - "per diem"

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org