April 14, 2022 | Employment Opportunities, Program Department
ADULT DAY TRAINING DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
The Adult Day Training Direct Support Professional works with graduate/doctoral level professionals and highly experienced staff in a team atmosphere to facilitate programs, provide direct supervision, support participants, develop Implementation Plans in coordination with the Adult Day Training Program Coordinator, collect and interpret data for goal attainment. The Direct Support Professional will utilize evidence-based practices for individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and related developmental disabilities to assist participants and carry out the goals of the program. The Direct Support Professional will need to be able to actively participate and assist participants during volunteer projects and instructional classes while out in the community and on-site. In addition, the Direct Support Professional will actively participate in a variety of physical activities such as fitness, swimming, and golf. The Direct Support Professional will support programs that take place at The Els Center of Excellence® and in community-based settings.