Therapeutic Child Supporter

Company: Person Directed Supports, Inc. ( Learn More )

General Information
US-PA-Allentown
$15.00 /Hour
Not Specified
Full-Time
At least 4 year(s)
Not Specified
False
False
Job Description

Job Responsibilities

As you will assist individuals with daily living activities at the person's home or in a care facility. Duties may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals as well as advising families and individuals regarding such things as nutrition, cleanliness, and household activities.

Additional responsibilities of the Therapeutic Child Supporter includes:

  • Preparing and maintaining records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor
  • Caring for individuals providing companionship, personal care, or help in adjusting to new lifestyles
  • Planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals or assisting families in planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals
  • Transporting clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Instructing or advise clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, or nutrition
  • Job Requirements

    Requirements:

    Bachelor's degree in a human services field

    or

    4 years work experience in the human services field directly working with individual's, preferably youth, who have experience with IDD or MH diagnosis and or autism.