Company: Resources For Human Development, Inc.
Location: Saint Peters
Posted on: November 18, 2022
Description/Job SummaryCompanion (Independent Contractor)RHD
specializes in providing true person-centered services to
individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. As an
independent contractor, you will partner with RHD's Shared Living
Program by providing supportsneeded in the individual's home as a
"live-in" companion. It will be your responsibility to assist the
clients in facilitating a meaningful and successful life in their
communities.BENEFITS & PERKS:Opportunity to Positively Impact
Another's LifeFREE On the Job Training and SupportNo Experience
Necessary!Compensation packages valued at up to $56,600
- You will provide supports in the client's home as a "live-in"
- Provide companionship/mentorship to the client as a positive
- Provide support and assistance to the client, including but not
- Personal Hygiene
- Medication administration
- Meal Preparation
- Housekeeping to maintain a clean and safe home
- Household Budgeting
- Assist in pursuing personal interests and goals
- Complete documentation in compliance with requirements.
- Schedule and attend medical appointments with the client and
provide support in reporting any health concerns or changes to
physicians and to RHD.
- Honor choices and preferences as identified in the client's
Individual Support Plan.
- Implement treatment protocols according to the client's
Behavior Support Plan as necessary.Required ExperienceExperience
supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental
disabilities is preferred, but NOT requiredRequired EducationHigh
School Diploma/GEDRequired Qualifications-Valid Driver's
License-Reliable vehicle with current car insurance-Background
check with no felony convictions (some misdemeanor offenses may
disqualify)-Candidates must successfully complete required
trainingProgram SummaryResources for Human Development is a
national human services non-profit founded in 1970, specializing in
creating innovative, quality services that support people of all
abilities and challenges wherever the need exists. We support more
than 160 programs across 14 states, serving tens of thousands of
people of all abilities every year. RHD maintains a corporate
office in Philadelphia, which provides fiscal supervision,
management oversight, support and encouragement, and technical
assistance to its programs. RHD prides itself on its history of
innovation, not only in the services we offer but also in our
management approach rooted in RHD's Values. RHD is committed to the
fundamental value of dignity and respect for all human beings, to
the empowerment of our consumers and staff, and to the flexibility
to meet the changing needs of all our partners and those we
serve.Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender,
gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic
information, veteran, or disability status.
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