DevereuxCorps Direct Care Professional (Glenmoore, PA)

Location: Wilmington, DE (19894)
Company: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 3 days ago

Devereux Pennsylvania Children's Services (DPACS) center serves children, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders, intellectual and developmental disabilities, behavioral, emotional and psychiatric challenges and disorders. Located in West Chester and Malvern Pennsylvania, services provided include psychiatric residential treatment (PRTF), residential treatment (RTF), acute inpatient psychiatric hospital (AIP), assessment services, community-based mental health services, community-based employment training and social skills training, and approved private school educational services to male and female children and adolescents (6-21 years of age) with diagnoses of intellectual disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, concomitant psychiatric and behavioral challenges often associated with experiencing some level of trauma in their lives. A primary focus throughout the program is the philosophy of Program-Wide Positive Behavior Intervention and Support (PW-PBIS), a program-wide system of care that promotes and rewards positive behaviors, and prevents negative behaviors, to create safe, supportive living environments. Each year, more than 1,000 children and adolescents receive specialized care, in the environment best suited to the unique challenges they face, all with the goal of providing each child with the academic, social, emotional and life skills needed to flourish in their home community

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19.

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DevereuxCorps Direct Care Professional

Do you want to kickstart your career and gain transferable experience including leadership development?

Are you looking to return home at the end of the day feeling fulfilled and accomplished by giving back to the community?

If you answered YES, then consider joining DevereuxCorps!

DevereuxCorps is the first step in a cause-minded, mission-driven career, providing evidence-based training, mentoring opportunities, and leadership connections.

By joining DevereuxCorps, you will:

  • Serve humanity by helping to enrich the lives of some of the most vulnerable members of society
  • Choose the child or adult population of individuals you are most passionate about impacting
  • Gain valuable supervisory skills and management mentoring before moving on to advanced education, continuing a rewarding career in healthcare or human services, or embarking on other career choices
  • Experience various cultures from different countries, regions, and states for a unique and diverse life perspective and experience. Devereux offers multiple locations throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and 12 additional states

Being a DevereuxCorps Direct Care Professional (DCP) has its advantages

At Devereux, you'll work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need.

We offer:

  • A culture that upholds a Servant Leadership perspective
  • A fun, supportive environment where you can participate in treatment plans as part of a collaborative multidisciplinary team
  • Ongoing professional development opportunities and the ability to interface with many levels of Leadership

As a DevereuxCorps DCP, you will use your experience and education in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Education, or another related field to:

  • Supervise the planning, implementation, and documentation of program activities and leisure time designed to meet the social, emotional, physical, and personal needs of our individuals
  • Coach and assist our individuals in achieving their goals for daily living skills, including cooking, cleaning, budgeting, shopping, and personal hygiene
  • Plan and participate in community outings, shopping trips, and day programs/school
  • Be a mentor to other staff, conduct observations, and provide feedback for required training
  • Support and facilitate individual and group interventions and therapeutic activities, including but not limited to life skills and social skills, per treatment plans and program expectations
  • Assist in maintaining a safe and compassionate treatment environment, including time on and off facility grounds and during transportation

    Located in southeastern Pennsylvania, we offer residential treatment centers that provide a professional therapeutic environment for children, adolescents, and adults facing significant emotional, behavioral, and developmental challenges.

Web Reference : AJF/410478260-202
Posted Date : Mon, 03 Oct 2022

Please note, to apply for this position you will complete an application form on another website provided by or on behalf of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health. Any external website and application process is not under the control or responsibility of IT JobServe

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