Caregiver - Developmental Disabilities
Performs homemaking activities which include (but are not limited to): vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linens, doing laundry and cleaning bathrooms.
Prepares meals and snacks according to instructions. May shop for groceries.
Provides companionship for the client. This includes accompanying client on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies, etc.
Performs personal care activities that assist the patient with activities of daily living which include (but are not limited to):
Personal hygiene (assisting to bathroom or in using bedpan, bathing, care of mouth, skin and hair)
Assist individuals in the areas of maladaptive behavior reduction, self-help skills, and communication skills.
Maintain complete, accurate, and legible documentation.
Model appropriate behavior when interacting with individuals and co-workers.
Protect individual from physical, mental and verbal abuse, and ensure the protection of all human rights of individuals.
Report incidents adversely affecting the health and safety of the individual to Director of Disabilities as well as filling out an incident report.
Transporting individual to various places.
Ensure compliance at all times with the individuals Individual Service Plan (ISP).
Communicate with Director relevant information pertaining to the success of the individual.
Perform other duties as assigned or directed.