Duties: Under the supervision of the Learning Center Manager, the DSP Montessori Guide will provide direct support to individuals with disabilities by assuring the following: relationships, community involvement and integration, power and choice, health and safety, and competence. Assist in establishing routines that meet needs and desires of the people we support and ensure compliance with licensing regulations, agency policies and practices and protection of individual rights. Will assist and/or perform cleaning and facility maintenance activities. Ensure all required documentation is complete, accurate and professional; assist with information gathering to identify personal outcomes desired and effect of supports. Ensure that all equipment, vehicles, and personal property maintenance needs are addressed in a timely manner. Complete all required paperwork thoroughly, correctly and on a timely basis. Administer medication without error. Conduct classroom activities according to Montessori philosophy and principles. Provide consistent, quality care for each person supported.
Requirements: High School diploma or G.E.D. required. Must be at least 18 years old. A valid TN, AR, or MS drivers' license with F endorsement is required. One year of experience proving supports for people with intellectual and development disabilities preferred.