Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans. Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve. We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees. Consider joining us!
Lutheran Social Service is expanding our services! We are nowseeking several compassionate individuals to fill our new Positive Support Specialist positions.
As a Positive Support Specialist, you will provide guidance, encouragement, support for the person supported to develop and implement a personal life plan that will result in reaching personal goals, development, increased strengths, skills, and coping abilities. This position will participate as a team member that fosters an environment which supports people in pursuit of their hopes, dreams and personal outcomes creating a lifelong home for the people supported. The Positive Support Specialist will assist individuals to be more independent in performing essential life skills such as meal preparation, personal hygiene, medication administration, cleaning, and laundry. You will partner with Behavioral Analysts, Autism Specialists, Therapists, and Medical professionals to develop and implement support plans.
Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/ordisability. We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety, and respect.