Woodshop Supervisor/Direct Support Professional
Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe
Direct Support Professional Job in Saint Regis Mohawk Reservation, NY
Open Until Filled
Job Code: 21-1093Status: Full-time, PermanentExempt: NoLocation: Family Support BuildingDepartment: Family Support BuildingReports To: Program Manager
SUMMARY: Assist adults and children with developmental disabilities complete creative, purposeful projects and activities. Duties in the woodshop will include supervision of consumers all ages groups functioning levels, as well as the supervision of staff members who accompany consumers to the woodshop programs. Will plan various projects based on consumer’s interest, develop a weekly schedule, maintain equipment and inventory, order supplies and effectively implement consumer safety measures in the woodshop area. Will operate machinery such as band saws, drills, sanders etc. and will pre-cut materials for use in woodshop projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
+ At all times, serve as an advocate for the consumer with whom you work.
+ Provide support and assistance to consumers with developmental disabilities and their families. Work hours may include weekdays, evenings and weekends as designated by the needs of the consumer, and as established by program schedule.
+ Effectively utilize written and oral communication to ensure the completion of all documentation and forms including progress notes, nursing notes, habilitation checklists, and communication logs. Work cooperatively with consumer, family members, supervisor and service coordinators to constructively resolve matters that may arise.
+ Assist Waiver Supervisor, IRA Supervisors, and Service Coordinators with the development and implementation of consumer’s Individualized Service Plan (ISP). Participate in consumer’s ISP meetings as required.
+ Report accidents, incidents or program concerns in a timely manner to supervisor and others as appropriate. Complete incident report