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IDD Residential Specialist

Restored Bridges LLC
Lincolnton, NC
$14.25 - $31.22 an hour - Part-time, Full-time


Lincolnton, NC

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  • Flexible schedule
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid training

Full job description

IDD Residential Specialist

Restored Bridges is seeking part and full time IDD Residential Specialists for our adult residents living with intellectual and/or physical disabilities.


- Provide direct support to individuals in a residential setting

-Help resident develop and maintain a weekly or monthly schedule based on resident needs
- Assist with daily living activities such as cleaning, meal preparation, and personal care
- Implement behavior management strategies to promote positive behaviors and independence
- Support individuals in accessing community resources and participating in social activities
- Maintain accurate documentation of services provided and individual progress
- Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team to develop and implement individualized care plans
- Drive individuals to appointments, outings, and community activities as needed
- Lift and transfer individuals using proper techniques and assistive devices if applicable-Coordinate and assist resident at move in

-Complete non clinical assessment measures

-Maintain a caseload of 3-6 residents

-Be available for resident crises calls

-Help residents discover new interests and hobbies

-Dispense medication and monitor dosages (if applicable)

-Report to Qualified Professional and/or Facility Director

-Assist resident with signing up for new activities and interests such as school, work or volunteer programs

-Communicate with resident stakeholders


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Strong verbal skills
  • Friendly and Caring demeanor
  • Willingness to help others
  • Previous experience directing activities for people with disabilities
  • A positive attitude
  • Valid drivers license with a clean driving record
  • Consent to criminal background check
  • Ability to lift and transfer individuals using proper techniques and assistive devices (if applicable)
  • Experience working with individuals with IDD or have a willingness to be trained
  • Must have patience and be easy going :)

Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of IDD individuals in need of support, we invite you to apply for the position of Residential Specialist. We offer competitive pay, small case loads, flexible schedules (make your own hours and schedule), comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for professional growth. Join our team today!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $14.25 - $31.22 per hour


  • Flexible schedule
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid training

Healthcare setting:

  • Group home


  • Choose your own hours
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Rotating weekends

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Lincolnton, NC: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Driver's License (Preferred)

Work Location: In person