Supported Living Coordinator (Field Supervisor)/qidp
Lafayette & St. Landry Parish
Under the general direction of the Director/Program Manager, provide training, assistance and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities in supported living and in-home living situations. The Coordinator is the core of the delivery of supports services. His/her job is to coordinate all support services and to directly provide for opportunities that will increase the competency of each person served to do things for himself/herself, to the extent possible.
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Services or a related field or minimum of one year related experience working with developmentally disabled population.
Bachelor’s Degree is required.
Ability to work a flexible schedule which includes some nights and weekends and a rotating on- call schedule.
Ability to learn various tasks and work independently
Must possess a valid Driver's License, dependable insured vehicle
Must have a working cell phone with data package to be able to clock in and out electronically
Creative in devising new, innovative approaches to supporting people with developmental disabilities.
Must be a compassionate and patient person with strong oral/written communication skills
Basic computer skills- must be able to function through Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.