The Family Resource Network is a nonprofit organization dedicated to offering individuals with disabilities and their families with continuing needs, the greatest opportunities, resources and services to support a full and happy life.
We have an immediate Part-time Direct Support Professional Opening!
Locations: Toms River, Ocean County
Programs/ Services: 1:1 Weekend Respite twice a month! Great opportunity for someone looking to take on a few more hours!
Some information about the opportunity:
The Direct Support Professional provides support options to individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and to their families in the home of the individual served or another community setting.
Implements programs that focus on acquiring and improving socialization and adaptive skills necessary to function independently in the home and other community settings.
Implements programs that decrease problem behavior and barriers to learning.
Provides recreational, socialization and leisure opportunities.
Assists families with care-taking needs.
Provides in-home and out of home supports, including temporary respite care such as overnight weekend getaways and day activities.
Implements Individual Support Plan in a manner that is both respectful and empowering to families and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school degree or GED.
Christina Faraone- Vice President, Human Resources
phone: 609-392-4900 x 108