Iowa Employer Developmental Specialist in WEST DES MOINES, Iowa
If you have passion for helping others, APPLY FOR A DIRECT SUPPORT POSITION WITH LINK TODAY AND RECEIVE A HIRING BONUS AFTER SIX MONTHS OF EMPLOYMENT!Link Associates is a community based non-profit organization that provides services for more than 1600 individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families. Services offered by more than 330 employees support full integration into the greater Des Moines community.Link is currently recruiting for a Developmental Instructor to work Monday i Friday, 8am i 4pm at our main location in West Des Moines.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS You will be responsible to coach Persons Served in developing and enhancing their independent living skills in all life settings, in accordance with their Life Plan. You are also responsible for the health, safety and providing emotional support to the Persons Served. Assure quality services that are in compliance with all accreditation guidelines and organizational standards. Responsible for the medical needs and welfare of Persons Served and distributes medication appropriately. Plan, prepare and distribute a variety of training activities in the community, work and home settings. Ensure environments are comfortable, productive and stimulating. Complete and submit as instructed all required documentation in a manner that is legible, timely, accurate, and inclusive of all required information. QUALIFICATIONS AA Degree in Human Services or a related field with one year related experience desired. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED required. Must meet agency requirements on transportation, abuse and criminal background checks. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills along with general computer knowledge and proficient typing skills.lls.