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Community Support Specialist

Company: The University of Southern Mississippi
Location: Hattiesburg
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Job Description:

Community Support Specialist The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for the position of Community Support Specialist. Position Details Location Hattiesburg 118 College Drive Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001 United States Division Institute for Disability Study Position Type Staff Employment Status Part Time Grant Funded Yes Posting Close Date 5 days after posted Job Summary This is a part time position for a Community Support Specialist in the Jackson area. Community Support Specialist (CSS) provides individualized, skill development training to persons with brain or head injury, neurological illness, or cognitive impairment in their own environment as well as volunteer environment. Services may include: assist to develop schedules, develop & modify compensation strategies, and assist with problem solving issues related to everyday life. Areas may include: development/implementation of strategies to address household management, meal preparation, budgeting, vocational/volunteer exploration, cognitive skill training, transportation to activities, etc. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Assists with development of daily activities schedules to include meal planning, meal preparation, exercise, grocery shopping, volunteering, recreation, etc.Develop and modify compensation strategies. Assists with developing problem-solving strategies for the client to use to address obstacles and challenges associated with daily activities. Assists with the development and implementation of strategies to address house hold management, meal planning and preparation, budgeting, vocation/volunteer exploration, and cognitive skill training. Assists with transportation to and from appointments and outings, and other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications Associate degree and six months of related experience. Related experience on a year-for-year basis may be substituted for required education. Applicant must be able to help warrior with gardening, transporting warrior to and from adaptive air rifle shooting and fitness center. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Travel to warrior's home in the Jackson, MS area, must pass 5 hour CSS training, pass background check and be able to enter all daily activities into online timesheet via computer or smartphone. Preferred Qualifications Military background About The University of Southern Mississippi The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites in central and southern Mississippi, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only 76 public universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Foundation's "higher research activity" designation for doctoral universities, and its robust research enterprise includes experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and sport venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only 40 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of approximately 15,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 35 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading Mississippi with 21 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www.usm.edu . As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.

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