Professional and creative atmosphere, work with the developmentally disabled population from infants, school age, adulthood to senior years
Pros: very family oriented agency. flexibility with hours, rewarding work, great atmosphere in the office, able to work outside the office
Cons: when emergencies happened it could throw a monkey wrench in your scheduled appointments.
a typical day would be going on scheduled home visits, teaching life skill, handling medical, legal, financial appointments. Working with contracting agencies, the public and private sector. Time management was important. Communication with superiors, paperwork, reports etc were done in timely and proficient manners. The hardest part of the job was – more... when emergencies came up and someone was hospitalized or injured. The most enjoyable part of the job was when we were able to have an enjoyable outing with a client (or several) ex. beach days, car races, movies etc. – less