Mercedes Diaz Homes Network has over 30 years experience dedicated to providing the highest quality care for individuals with developmental disabilities. We believe that in a structured and caring environment where self-worth and individuality are emphasized each individual can grow to his or her fullest potential. We are seeking highly motivated direct support professionals who have a passion for making a difference in the lives of others. Join the MDH Network team and become a part of a company that values and invests in the professional development of its employees.
Title: Training and Development Specialist
Company: Mercedes Diaz Homes, Inc.
Reports To: Training and Development Manager, and Designated Person
Location: Whittier, CA, Burbank, CA
Establish pride and integrity to everything we do in the company’s work environment. The Training and Development Specialist is responsible for On-Boarding training of all new hired employees in the ARF, CPP programs. Assure compliance with all related regulatory agencies guidelines in the design, implementation and administration of all Training and Education programs. Assist in employee assessment, training and continuous education (CE) curriculum in support of company strategic plan.
Nature and Scope:
Our Company was created to provide professional and caring services to members of California's developmentally disabled population. We exist for the purpose of providing professional and caring services to our consumers’ and their families. It is the company's policy, and therefore should be the objective of each staff member, to provide all services in a courteous, caring and efficient manner.
In addition, these consumers have severe behaviors including self-injury, physical aggression to others (hitting, biting, kicking, and threatening with objects), tantrums, property destruction, inappropriate social and sexual behaviors, and other maladaptive behaviors. At times you will witness and be subject to the above mentioned consumers’ severe behaviors which include physical aggression to others (hitting, biting, kicking, and threatening with objects).
We remind you that our Company is committed to applying high ethical standards in conducting its business, and expects nothing less from our employees.