Direct Support Professional (DSP) in Fort Wayne, IN at Benchmark Human Services

Date Posted: 10/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/12/2021

Job Description

New Employee Sign on Bonus: Up To $1,500 paid in installments, effective April 1 – December 1, 2021. Ask HR for payment schedule details.

$16 / hour on weekdays & $18 / hour on weekends!! 

Benchmark Human Services is seeking people to work in the homes of individuals with disabilities and behavior health needs. Expect challenges, but even greater self fulfillment when you’ve made a positive change in another persons life. Experience isn’t required,  you will receive paid training

Current Openings:

  • Full-time and Part-time 2nd shift (3pm-11pm)
  • Weekend (Fri/Sat/Sun) overnight shift (9pm-9am or 8pm-8am)
  • Weekend Day Shift (Sat/Sun)  (9am-9pm or 8am-8pm)
  • Full-time, Overnight shift (11pm-8am)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Assist person served personal care needs
  • Assist individuals to explore and give back to their communities
  • Develop a positive rapport while serving as a role model to create a safe and caring environment
  • Teach meaningful activities that increase recreation, socialization and leisure skills
  • Document data displaying the individual served goals and progression
  • Work in a cohesive team environment to enhance the growth of individuals served
  • Participate in on-going professional training

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages
  • Health and dental insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities

Required Qualifications:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Valid auto insurance and driver’s license
  • High school diploma or GED

**Please include the past 5-10 years work history within the application or upload an updated resume to your application for review. 

Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at www.BenchmarkHS.com/Careers