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Direct Support Specialist

Location: Citra, FL 32113
Date Posted: 09/11/2020
Category: Residential
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With over 30 years in business, the Delta- T Group has have built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking aDirect Support Specialist to provide service in a substance abuse treatment/mental health setting in the Citra area. The DSP should have therapeutic community experience.

HOURS
* All shifts are available

SUMMARY OF CLIENT'S DESCRIPTION OF THIS OPPORTUNITY
* Responsible for ensuring Therapeutic Community (TC) program compliance through regular facility checks and monitoring the environment. Must remain visible to the community at all times.
* Maintain ongoing communication with the resident structure to determine the overall environment of the community, identify problems and possible solutions, and help coordinate the smooth transition of scheduled activities.
* Provide transportation to residents for scheduled and prior-approved purposes including medical appointments, employment activities, and more by driving Phoenix House vehicles as directed.
* Oversee morning meeting and evening wrap-up, and review meeting content in advance. Conduct or assist to conduct encounter groups, seminars and workshops as directed.
* Perform opening and closing facility runs, and random runs throughout the day and insure that the facility is secure.
* Oversee and monitor house and dorm, inspecting for adherence to exacting cleanliness, order and safety specifications, and oversee extracurricular activities.
* Hold residents accountable for inappropriate or negative behaviors, and utilize effective confrontation technique.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
* Minimum of a High School Diploma or its equivalent
* Experience working in a substance abuse treatment or mental health setting
* Therapeutic Community experience (preferred)
* Must be able to pass background screening, drug test, and physical
* Valid Florida Driver’s License with no more than 4 points

ADVANTAGES
* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health
* Payments processed weekly
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Ability to grow professionally.
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities.

COMPANY OVERVIEW
Delta-T Group's mission is to provide cost-effective, reliable referrals, and innovative referral solutions, for the social services, behavioral health, allied health and special education fields, for the betterment of independent behavioral health professionals seeking new opportunities and those needing care and support.

Title: Direct Support Specialist
Class: Residential Aide
Work Type: TEMPORARY
Ref. No.: 1216209-5
BC: #DTG106

Company: Delta-T Group Maryland, Inc.
Contract Contact: Contract Submit MD
Office Email: [email protected]
Office Phone: 800-277-0403
Office Address: 10632 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Suite 420, Columbia, MD 21044

About Us: Each Delta-T Group office is separately incorporated. Delta-T Group is a referral service for self-employed independent contractors seeking behavioral healthcare education and social service supplemental marketplace opportunities. Delta-T cannot guarantee any number or duration of referrals or opportunities as a result of your registration. When and if opportunities become available, you may accept or decline such referrals at your sole discretion.

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