Housekeeper/Cook is under the supervision of the Program Manager and Assistant Program Manager. Housekeeper/Cook has the overall responsibility for the general upkeep and cleaning of the facility, cooking of all meals, snacks, food shopping and orders, also stock rotation of food.
The Direct Support Professional works directly with persons being served in program activities, both in the home and in the community. If and when you are functioning as Medical Assistant you are directly accountable to the R.N for duties specific to medical domains as described. If and when you are functioning as a Direct Support Professional you are responsible for the direct care and development of the individual by providing assistance and training in skills attainment. Function at a full capacity within your job description and requirement. The agency has embraced the concept of a fully integrated system of care for all individuals of service. This requires that all staff assesses the individual's needs holistically and see it as their responsibility to connect the individuals with services needed-internal or external to the agency, regardless of which of the individuals enters the system. Assess the needs of the whole individuals/family including their basic needs such as food, clothing and shelter. Ensure that referrals are made to appropriate internal and external services as required to meet the individual's families' needs. Follow-up on referrals you make on behalf of an individual’s family and respond to all referrals made to you/your program. Participate in cross-program service reviews that support the planning and coordination of service delivery and service closure and Other Duties as assigned.