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Direct Support Professional - Live In

KenCrest is seeking someone for a unique position to help provide care, supervision, and support to two young adult individuals with intellectual disabilities in the Pottstown area.

This position would be in a residential setting in an idyllic rural area (a large manor house on approximately 6 acres of beautiful land).

You would have opportunities to help guide each individual to develop and grow towards greater independence.

This community driven model allows these young adults with different abilities a sense of purpose in the adult world and helps them to reach their full potential both in the home and in their surrounding community.

You are vital to that journey!

Some of What You Do :

Help the individuals with household care

Shopping trips, cooking meals together, vacuuming,and cleaning, how to do laundry

Provide well-balanced, nutritious meals

Follow any established diet plans and / or feeding protocols as outlined in the individual ISP or nursing protocol

Encourage and assist as necessary with personal hygiene care

Bathing, brushing teeth, toileting individuals who need assistance with these tasks.

Transport individuals to appointments, jobs, and a variety of community activities

Assist in feeding and caring for chickens on the property and maintaining the property gardens

Participate in recreational activities such as daily walks, arts and crafts (they have a yarn loom!), birthday parties, seasonal festivities and more

Administer medications accurately and in accordance with policies, procedures, medical and / or behavioral protocols.

Complete forms and reports as directed by the House Manager, including entries in the daily log book

Maintain petty cash record

What You Need :

High school diploma or GED

Valid driver’s license and clean driving record - will have access to company vehicle

Clear criminal record background check in accordance with state requirements

Ability to pass all required training, including CPR, First Aid, and Medication Administration - KenCrest will provide all necessary training

Ability to understand and follow spoken and written instructions in English

What We Offer :

  • A private room in stunning country manor home and all meals are provided
  • Paid-Time-Off Benefits (PTO)

Paid Holidays

  • Medical & Dental Insurance / Health Advocate program

Life Insurance / Disability Insurance

Retirement Savings Accounts

Tuition Assistance

Schedule & Rate : Full-Time, 40 hour a week minimum as schedule requires, $12.50 per hour


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