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LEAD DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL

Company: SUNRISE SERVICES INC
Location: Everett
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

*Sunrise Services, Inc. is seeking a Lead Direct Support Professional for our department of Supported Living!*Come join a dynamic, team-driven environment, that features an abundance of opportunity for growth and development! At Sunrise, you not only start a job, but a career that truly makes a difference in the lives of others!*About the Program: *Provide direct care support and assistance to participants in their daily lives, and document services given. Such support and assistance is provided in a manner that helps empower the participant and build independence.*Duties & Responsibilities: **Personnel Related Activities** Monitor staff attendance by taking absence reports from staff calling in and forwarding a written report to the CLF;* Monitor staff attendance by arranging for fill-ins when someone calls in;* Monitor staff attendance by reviewing staff sign in/sign out sheets at the beginning and end of each shift; report any discrepancies to the CLF.* Assist CLF's in organizing daily activities (e.g. getting participants to work, school, appointments, etc.)* Serve as a liaison between CLF's and direct care staff at the site as requested / directed by the CLF's.* Communicate as needed (daily, throughout the day, weekly) with the CLF's regarding questions, issues or problems.* Assist CLFs in providing secondary orientation/training to staff.* Answer questions, provide support and direction to direct care staff at the site.* Document any on-shift performance issues and forward written report to CLF.* Collect and deliver paperwork such as such as Incident Reports, Employee Injury Reports, receipts, etc. to CLF's on a daily basis.* Fill in for staff when needed.*Client Related Activities**Financial** Collect and deliver receipts for all client financial transactions and submit them daily or ensure that receipts are submitted by on-shift staff.*Health and Safety** Pick up and deliver new medication prescriptions and refills as directed / requested by the CLF. Verify medications per Sunrise Services Policy and Procedure.* Provide medication assistance to participants when regular staff are not available, including Nurse Delegation needs, as they arise.* Complete WAC Site Safety Checklists once a month for each participant.* Inspect apartment/grounds daily to ensure a safe and healthy environment.* Report maintenance problems to maintenance and/or the CLF.*Client Program/Activities** Plan for, coordinate and assist with client transportation for daily activities (e.g. getting participants to work, school, appointments, etc.).* Under the direction of the CLF's, assist with planning and coordinating recreational activities/outings for participants.*Skills** Be able to successfully work with and provide support to a number of individuals, some of whom have challenging medical (follow medical protocols, Nurse Delegation) and behavioral challenges (follow PBSPs)* Be willing and able to assist with participant hygiene needs, (toileting, bathing and dressing) as well as Nurse Delegated assistance, etc.* Possess and demonstrate strong, positive interpersonal skills.* Possess and demonstrate strong teamwork skills.* Possess and demonstrate strong communication and organizational skills.* Be eligible and approved to drive a Sunrise Services vehicle.*Requirements: ** *Education: * High school diploma or equivalent.* *Experience: * One year of experience working with those who have developmental disabilities.* *Licensure/Certification: ** Valid Driver's License & acceptable 3 year driving abstract.* First aid / CPR certification.* Fundamentals of Care or Food handler's card.* NAR certification.* Therapeutic Options training.* Other trainings as required.* *Other Considerations: ** At least 21 years of age or in an internship in an applicable accredited program.* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including listening skills.* Skill with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Access and Outlook. Ability to learn scheduling and employee-database software.* Understand and implement boundaries specific to children living in the home.* Participate in appropriate physical activities with youth.* Operate basic home appliances.* Lifting up to 30 lbs.* Vaccination or face masks may be required.*Compensation: ** $20.00 - $26.13 Depending on Experience* Wages are determined by applicable industry experience, education, and certifications.*Benefits: ** Medical, dental, & vision plans* Paid vacation & sick* Holiday pay, with 8 holidays observed* Paid 'Floating' Holiday to be used on a day of choice* Health Savings Account* Health Reimbursement Arrangement* Basic Life & AD&D insurance* WA Paid Family Medical Leave* Employee Assistance Program* Pet Insurance* Legal & IDShield* Accident, Critical Illness, & Hospital Insurance* 401K (Currently matching 50%)* Life Insurance* College savings plan*Why Sunrise Services Inc?** An abundance of opportunity for growth and development* Supportive, Team-driven culture* Competitive benefits and Compensation plan* Making a true difference in the community, and the lives of vulnerable individuals*Vaccination or face masks may be required*To comply with Federal law, Sunrise Services participates in E-Verify. All newly-hired employees are queried through this electronic system established by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to verify their identity and employment eligibility. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.Location: 811 Madison Street, Everett, WA 98203Job Type: Full-timePay: $20.00 - $26.13 per hourBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Health insurance* Life insurance* Paid time off* Referral program* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shiftCOVID-19 considerations:Vaccination or face masks may be requiredAbility to commute/relocate:* Everett, WA 98203: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)Application Question(s):* Would you like to receive text messages regarding this job opportunity?Education:* High school or equivalent (Required)License/Certification:* Driver's License (Required)* CPR Certification (Preferred)* First Aid Certification (Preferred)Work Location: One location

Keywords: SUNRISE SERVICES INC, Everett , LEAD DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL, Other , Everett, Washington

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