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Day Services Specialist  

About the Organization Established June 15, 1971, Valley Community Services Board is a publicly funded organization where citizens of Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta and Highland Counties can receive Behavioral Health, Substance Use and Developmental Services services. Valley Community Services Board serves as the single point of entry into publicly funded mental health, developmental, and substance use disorder services for these localities.

Valley CSB is a person-centered organization, tailoring treatment to each individual. We value competency and compassion in every service we provide. We are also a resource for educating the public about the nature of mental health, substance use, and developmental disabilities to dispel stereotypes and encourage support for individuals facing those challenges.

Valley Community Services Board is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace.

 
Open Date 1/9/2024  
Close Date 11/27/2023  
Position Orchard Lane Day Support Specialist  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Shift Days  
Req Number DIR-23-00008  
Number of Openings 2  
Number Filled 0  
Description

Passionate, motivated, and creative individual needed to provide person centered services to support integrating adults with developmental disabilities in their community in a variety of settings and activities. Duties include supporting individual to participate in various cultural, educational, volunteer, and recreational opportunities. Must be a flexible team player committed to person-centered practices and advocacy. High School Diploma/GED preferred; driving record in good standing required. Full-time position offering competitive salary, extensive training, and a comprehensive benefits package. 18 years of age required; 1-2 years of experience with individuals with developmental disabilitie, including intellectual disabilities.

 

The Day Services Specialist is responsible for the delivery of person-centered services in community-based settings. Services include Community Engagement, Community Coaching, and Group Day. He/she provides direct support in a regularly scheduled and back up capacity. The incumbent reports directly to the Day Services Coordinator and/or Assistant Director - Residential and Day Services. Incumbent is provided with formal supervision, ongoing consultation, review of written materials, and observation by the Day Services Coordinator and/or the Assistant Director - Residential and Day Services.

 

The Day Support Specialist must possess a valid Virginia Driver's License with a positive point balance driving record and a High School Diploma or Equivalent. Within the first 12 months of employment, the employee must satisfactorily complete a VA Board of Nursing approved Medication Aide training program and satisfactorily demonstrate administration and supervision of self-administration. Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities required as well as strong teamwork skills and flexibility.

 
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EOE Statement Valley Community Services Board is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
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This position is currently not accepting applications.

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