Chesterfield County ICF- Direct Support Professional/PT (Relief Counselor) in Chesterfield, Virginia

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED with some college preferred. One year of experience in a human services field serving individuals with intellectual disabilities in ICF-IID preferred; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. This position required professionalism and a high level of confidentiality. Must be physically able to lift, carry, transfer, bend, stoop, stand for extended periods and stay awake on overnight shifts. The position requires typing and the computer skills necessary to enter information into an electronic medical record system. Good driving record required. Must not reflect a total accumulation of six or more negative points within the past three years or a major violation within the past four years. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required.


The overall purpose of the ICF Residential Aide is to provide active treatment for individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities including but not limited to, maintaining health, safety, and welfare of residents in a community based setting. Provide individualized person centered supports, community integration, inclusion, socialization, and interpersonal skills. Must be a positive role model for residents, providing activities of daily living to include hygiene, health and well-being, behavior management, general medical care, toileting and personal care. Plan and participate in activities with residents, in home and in the community; communicate with family members and guardians of residents; document observations, interventions and supports provided to residents in electronic health record within required time frames; document incidents on forms as required; maintain cleanliness of residence and ensure residents' bedrooms and personal belongings are clean and stored neatly. Perform other work as required. An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Hiring a Diverse and Bilingual Workforce.


Hours and shifts vary to include evenings, weekends and holidays

Work Location:

Mental Health Support Services

Job Title: ICF- Direct Support Professional/PT (Relief Counselor)

Closing Date/Time: Thu. 06/29/17 5:00 PM Eastern Time

Salary: $12.49 - $14.70 Hourly

Job Type: Part-Time

Requisition #: 18-00025

Department: Mental Health Support Services