Jack Pine Overnight Positive Support Specialist (24958) Awake or Asleep! - Bemidji - job 853652

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

Date: 06/11/2021

City: Bemidji, Minnesota

Employment type: Full-time

Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans. We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and reward employees. Consider joining us!

The Positive Support Specialist will assist individuals to be more independent in performing essential life skills such as meal preparation, personal hygiene, and navigating the community. You will work with high functioning individuals with challenging behaviors and may sometimes become aggressive. Interested parties should submit an application to learn more about this opportunity.

Minimum Requirements

  • At least one year with individuals with maladaptive behavioral history and knowledge of behavior management techniques preferred

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a variety of individuals and recognize individual boundaries.

  • Knowledge of local community resources is a plus.

The successful candidate must be cleared by a Bureau of Criminal Affairs (BCA) background study and have a drivers’ license; a Motor Vehicle Check (MVR) is required.

Lutheran Social Service of MN is an EEO/AAP employer. We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity and respect.

Additional Posting Information:
Overnight Awake/Sleep - Jack Pine

LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.

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