Direct Support Professional- Coon Rapids

Metro
Full Time
Part Time
Direct Support

Location: Coon Rapids, MN

Hours of Position: AM Hours (typically 7am-3pm) and PM Hours (typically 3pm – 11pm)

Compensation: $11.50-12.00/hour depending on location

Description:

A DSP functions as an advocate, supporter, educator and caregiver to individuals with disabilities. They assist individuals develop basic living and social skills to gain optimal independence and integration into the community. Depending on the individual, DSP’s provide assistance with living skill development, health maintenance, medication administration, personal care and behavioral development/management. Most importantly, the goal is to provide services to enrich the lives of our residents to live happy, healthy and fulfilling lives.

We have two locations in Coon Rapids, however, most of our openings are at a location with non-ambulatory clients that require assistance with personal cares.

Requirements:

  • No experience necessary; all training will be provided!
  • Compassionate and caring demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • 18 years or older, and have completed HS diploma or GED
  • Pass a MN DHS Background Study
  • Available to work every other weekend
  • Prefer a current Driver’s License, car insurance, and a clean record

Benefits:

  • Group dental and supplement insurance
  • Health insurance (Full-time only)
  • Paid time off (Full-time only)
  • Flexible scheduling around availability, and every other weekend off
  • 1.5x pay for holidays worked
  • Performance-based increases
  • Longevity bonuses
  • Opportunities for advancement in a growing, hire-from-within company
  • Rewarding position working with people in a fun, home environment!

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