The Direct Support Professional will provide training and care to consumers in assigned residence; transport consumers as needed; ensure the well-being of assigned consumers; and maintain cleanliness in assigned residence. You may be required to assist consumers with feeding, toileting and bathing. Duties are semi-routine, requiring judgments within established agency guidelines. Schedules may include days, evenings, nights and weekends.
We also offer the above positions in high management residential facilities. These are individuals who may present more intensive emotional and/or behavioral problems. The pay for these positions is as follows: Full-time ($13/hr) and Part-time ($13/hr).
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - FT/PTThe LPN will provide direct nursing care to assigned residential consumers; monitor the general health of assigned consumers; maintain medical charts and write quarterly progress notes; oversee medication administration; schedule medical appointments and escort consumers when necessary; participate in team meetings; complete nursing assessments; provide first aid and assist with medical emergencies when needed; and participate in the nursing on-call rotation. Completion of an accredited degree program or LPN School of Nursing; Valid current LPN license from the South Carolina State Board of Nursing.
Director, Day ServicesThe Director of Day Services is responsible for the supervision and overall functioning of all day service programs. The Director of Day Services will develop ongoing programs and activities related to recreational/leisure skills development and community integration for the consumers; community integration, contract negotiations with potential business customers; bid processes; commensurate wage analyses; marketing potential productivity of consumers, both individually and in the Enclave Program. The Director must possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills. Four-year degree in business, marketing, or related healthcare field from an accredited college or university; Three years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities; One year of experience in a supervisory position.
The Sumter County Disabilities and Special Needs Board participates in South Carolina PEBA (state health insurance and retirement system).