InVision Human Services is an innovative, non-profit human services organization providing customized supports for people with challenging disabilities. We are currently looking for a Support Staff in our Signals Living Program in Canonsburg.
Ensure that the wishes of each person supported are respected, and that their rights are honored without exception.
Provide direct supports to one or more people served by InVision Human Services during assigned periods.
Provide direct assistance to each person supported in all areas of daily living skills, including [but not limited to] social and emotional support, communication assistance, crisis intervention, medication administration, and personal care.
Provide transportation, communication, and other necessary assistance to each person supported related to medical or other emergency situations.
Ensure at all times the health and safety of each person supported, and apply emergency procedures as necessary.
Participate fully as a member of the Support Team – in the development and implementation of person centered plans, circles of support, individual program plans, personal goals, and support plans, in conjunction with other Support Team members.
Implement all supports as specified in the person-centered plan, individual program plan, personal goals, and support plans [for psychiatric, behavioral, or other concerns] for each person served.
Plan, participate, conduct, and document fire drills and fire equipment checks as scheduled or required.
Provide direct assistance to each person supported with maintaining their home[s] in a clean, safe, and secure manner, including [but not limited to] housekeeping, yard care, cooking, laundry, shopping, errands, and hosting guests.
Plan, organize, and document social and recreational activities in accordance with personal goals, support plans, person-centered plans, and individual program plans.
Assist each person supported in exploring, obtaining, and maintaining participation in activities and organizations, including acclimating each person to the surrounding community.
Diploma plus 1 year of experience working with people in a service capacity [or equivalent combination], over 18 years of age, valid driver’s license, transportation.
Scheduled Shift is 9am - 4 pm Monday-Friday
InVision Human Services is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment for all persons, and prohibits discrimination in employment because of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis that is prohibited by federal, state, or local laws. We do not discriminate against individuals with physical or mental disabilities, disabled veterans, or veterans of the Vietnam era, and will provide equal employment opportunity for such individuals.
InVision Human Services is a family of companies that provide services and products designed to transform the lives of people who are experiencing significant life challenges.
Our name reflects the innovative approaches we use to fulfill this mission. We do more than just talk about innovation and vision. Every activity we pursue and decision we make is intentionally creative, cutting-edge, and visionary.
Within the mission of each of our companies, we continually explore new and often revolutionary solutions to problems and challenges for the people and organizations we support, our employees, and the families we work with, and we intentionally seek affiliations that will increase our ability to provide creative, successful services for the individuals we support.