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Current job opportunities are listed below. Please check back often for open opportunities if you do not see a job opportunity listed. Contact Elizabeth Suhre, Director of Human Resources, for further questions or to send a resume.
Individuals who are visually impaired may contact Elizabeth Suhre at 859-491-9191 ext. 112 for assistance with applying, or can apply in person at our main office located at 104 West Pike Street, Covington, KY 41011.
Direct Support Professionals - We are currently seeking Direct Support Professionals to serve adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in group home and staffed residence settings. Our residents live in a home environment with 24 hour support provided. Each home has 3-6 residents, and is located in a communtiy setting. Unlike facility employment, we offer an opportunity to make a significant difference in the life of our residents by having most shifts double staffed providing a low staff to resident ratio. We are currently seeking part-time and full-time applicants for our new locations in Independence and Erlanger, as well as existing locations throughout Northern Kentucky. If you want a career where you can really spend time with and appreciate individuals and to make a difference in someone's life, then this is the position for you!
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Provide personal care to residents including showering/bathing, skin care, grooming, dressing/undressing, transfers, positioning, meal and hydration assistance
- Maintain confidentiality and respect the dignity of each resident at all times
- Ensure the safety, welfare, and rights of all residents
- Assist residents with daily living activities
- Assist in evaluating residents' abilities in self-care, home management, and social/leisure skills
- Transport residents to various locations, such as medical/dental appointments and social outings, as necessary
- Use agency vehicles and equipment responsibly
- Be responsible for providing a homelike environment while meeting the physical, social, and psychological needs of the residents
- Provide ongoing supportive training to assist residents in acheiving the maximum potential for independence and self-direction
- Respond as trained to any medical issues that arise in the home
- Document residents' individual program plans, goals, and daily progress notes
- Administer and oversee medications in accordance with established policies and procedures (training provided)
- Assist in meal preparation and menu planning
- Maintian a healthy and clean living environment
- Other duties as assigned
Eligible candidates must be at least 21 years of age, OR at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED. State Registered Nurses Aide (SRNA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), or State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) preferred. Prior experience working with individuals with intelelctual/developmental disabilities and/or behavioral supports is preferred. Candidates must possess a valid drivers license with an acceptable driving record. Candidates must be able to pass a drug test and extensive background checks. Candidates must have reliable transportation to and from work. Must have availability to work day hours, evenings, overnights and weekends.