Direct Support Professional

MENTOR NETWORK - Selbyville, DE (30+ days ago)2.9


Description
Direct Support Professional
Primary Location: United States-DE-DESelbyville
Function:Direct Support Professional (Care Givers)

Delaware MENTOR

Caregiver/Direct Support Professional, located in Sussex, Kent, and New Castle Counties, in Delaware.
Delaware MENTOR Full time, part time and on-call positions are available. Evenings and Weekend shifts allow schedules to fit around school, other employment, or family commitments.

Description
Looking for a job with meaning? At the end of each work day, you know you have made a difference in someone’s life. Come join our team of dedicated team of Caregivers/Direct Support Professionals who assist individuals in home and community-based settings to live as independently as possible.

We have programs throughout the Sussex, Kent, and New Castle counties, providing services to adults with developmental disabilities and other specialized needs.

Schedule Options:
  • Full-time/part-time
  • Early mornings, evenings, weekends, and overnights
Responsibilities/Duties:
This position provides services to people with a broad array of disabilities, (behavioral, physical, mental health) through assistance with activities of daily living such as:
Errands to shopping or activities
Transporting to medical appointments
Enjoying recreational outings together
Preparing meals
Assisting with medication administration
Personal hygiene and grooming
Bathing and toileting
Teaching strategies to live as independently as possible
No previous experience needed – You bring the right attitude, we’ll train you for success!

Qualifications:What we require of you:
High school diploma or GED
Must be 18 years of age
Valid driver’s license in good standing required
Driving Record stating 6 points or less
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance if providing transportation for individuals receiving services
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks
Compassionate approach
Reliable, responsible attitude

What we offer you:
Full compensation/benefits package for those working over 30 hours per week
401(k) with company matching
A rewarding work environment with an incredible team of co-workers
Paid training with access to jobs throughout our nation-wide Network
Mileage reimbursement
Paid Time Off, Holiday pay, and Annual bonus plans
Family-oriented environment, casual dress, employee events
Variety of shifts and schedules available; full-time or part-time hours
We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team. Delaware MENTOR is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services. With approximately 30,000 employees serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast.

Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals. Apply Today!

EOE/AAE