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Direct Support Professional - Alternating Weekends

Job ID: 5015686

SalaryApproximate Hours Per Week
$9.00-$9.50
EmployerDate Posted
New Hope Services, Inc.
Jeffersonville, Indiana United States
Aug 31, 2017
Position TypeApplications Accepted Until
Part-timeSep 30, 2017
Description

If you are seeking a position that offers variety in day to day activities, in a fulfilling line of work with opportunity for advancement then this is the job for you!

Direct Support Professionals serve individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities; candidates that will be considered for this position must be available to work Friday, Saturday and Sunday hours and may alternate weekends. Individuals in this position shall aim to assist clients in leading a safe and meaningful lifestyle through community integration, and in gaining independence with day to day activities through skills training activities and the implementation of goal related activities. This individual must be able to work with clients in home-based settings as well as in the community. Day to day activities range from in home care for 1-4 individuals (promoting independence in the home including hygiene care, preparing meals, and basic up-keep of the home) and one on one activities in the community (assisting our clients in increasing community integration by providing assistance with grocery shopping, attending medical appointments, sporting events or concerts in the park!).

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
Flexible Part time, alternating weekend schedules available
Paid Training to include: CPR/First Aid, Safe Crisis Management, Medication Administration and many more!
Referral Bonus Program
Family-oriented environment
Casual dress
Employee Appreciation Events
An evolving work environment where no day is ever the same as the next

EMPLOYMENT EXPECTATIONS:
Patience and tolerance for others
Dependability
Desire to assist others
Ability to work as a team member and take direction in order for the team to accomplish goals and objectives
Respect for other and openness to the insight of others
Maintain appropriate communication with supervisor
Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds


Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent required
- Valid drivers license, current auto insurance and independent transportation required
- Prefer previous experience working with individuals with disabilities If not, we will train you!

Pay Rate: $9.00-$9.50/hour depending on level of education


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