Fairfax County Job Openings - Detailed Description for Job #13-1038


Fairfax County Application Center, 12000 Government Center Pkwy., #270, Fairfax, VA 22035

INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY SPECIALIST I


Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board

Job # 13-1038

$45,137 to $60,183  (Grade S20)
 
Description:

Provides direct support to adults with intellectual disabilities in a residential setting. Assists in developing and implementing person-centered plans for Medicaid waiver and non-waiver individuals. Implements behavior management plan and techniques. Assists with administration of medications, medical appointments, social and community activities, completing daily progress notes and progress reports as scheduled.

 

Minimum
Qualifications:

Any combination of education, experience, and training equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with a bachelor's degree in psychology, social work or a related field.

 

Special
Requirements:

The appointee to this position will be required to complete a criminal background check, an Office of the Inspector General (OIG) check and a check of the Child Protective Services Registry to the satisfaction of the employer. Must possess a valid motor vehicle driver's license. Able to use the computer. Able to implement Mandt techniques. Able to assist non-ambulatory individuals in transferring. Able to lift 30 or more pounds.

 

Preferred
Qualifications:

Knowledge and experience working with adults with intellectual disabilities, medically fragile and challenging behaviors. Experience in implementing person centered plans. Knowledge of Medicaid waiver and behavior management. Able to work a schedule which may include day, evening and weekend hours.

 

Selection
Procedure:

Panel interview and written exercise.

 

To Apply:

Submit your resume on-line through the AIMS system.

If this is the first time you have used AIMS, you will need to create an account.

Fairfax County is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veterans' status or disabled veterans' status. Reasonable accommodations are available to persons with disabilities during application and/or interview processes per the Americans with Disabilities Act. Contact 703-324-4900 for assistance; TTY 703-222-7314. Minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. EEO/AA/TTY.

 

Closing Date:

7/26/2013

 

Date Posted:

7/13/2013

 

Benefits:

Most positions advertised here are merit system positions funded for full benefits such as health insurance, retirement, life insurance and paid leave. Follow the link for details on Fairfax County's comprehensive benefits program for merit system employees. If a position is not funded for benefits that information will generally be included in the job announcement.

 

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