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Company Overview

Spring Dell Center, Inc. is dedicated to assisting individuals with disabilities in achieving their highest level of independence by providing support and employment opportunities for the quality of life they desire within their community. Our employees are responsible for providing the highest quality of individualized services. Our ultimate goal  is to promote full community integration for individuals with disabilities.

Personal Support Coach

 

Hourly Salary: $11.06 Hourly
Job Type:  Full Time, Exempt

Shift: Monday – Friday 8:15 AM to 3:15 PM

Hours per pay period: 70

Location: Spring Dell Center, Inc., La Plata, MD

Responsibilities and Duties

We are looking for a interested applicant to support a very quiet yet energetic adult with Intellectual Disabilities.  He enjoys his independence, being athletic, sharing outings with peers and staff, using the computer to research chosen topics, and watch YouTube videos.  He also enjoys relaxing with his morning coffee. 

Preference will be given to the person who can demonstrate the abilities; to be creative, organized, motivated, and a self-starter. The successful applicant in this position will have the abilities to schedule outings and activities; as well as provide assistance in vocational endeavors taken on by the young man.  They will also be inclined to problem solve and work independently as they assist the young man to achieve his personal, social and vocational goals.  An ideal employee/friend will serve as an active role model whom welcomes a challenge. You must have the ability to be routine oriented, and yet spontaneous when called for; by a situation.  Desired character traits include; being compassionate, pro-active, observant, caring, and patient. 

If the above description sounds like YOU, and you are ready to provide support, and in return see another person’s life broadened, and enriched by a variety of experiences. You should grab this position while it’s still open.

        Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Implementing goals.
  • Monitoring/documenting progress.
  • Assisting with Individuals Personalized Plan (IP).
  • Being aware of circumstances where safety could be at risk.
  • Planning activities around areas that may peak his interest for employment, volunteering, and community engagement.
  • Plan activities which will provide the opportunity to develop vocational, community, and social skills.
  • Actively participate in all aspects of his supports.
  • Coordinate supports in the community 5 days per week.

Qualifications and Skills

       Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Clean driving record with 2 years driving experience
  • Basic Computer Skills

       Required education:

  • High School diploma or GED

Benefits and Perks

  • Paid Training
  • Paid Travel Expenses
  • Paid Holidays (10)
  • Health Insurance
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Free $10,000 Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Workmen’s Compensation
  • Direct Deposit
  • Annual Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Military Leave
  • Jury Duty Leave
  • Bereavement Leave

Spring Dell Center, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer promoting a drug-free, smoke-free workplace.

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