Direct Support Professional in Lawrenceburg, IN at Benchmark Human Services

Date Posted: 10/13/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/13/2021

Job Description

Benchmark Human Services is hiring immediately! Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. Supported Living Services is seeking compassionate and caring people to work as a Direct Support Professional (DSP/CNA/Care Giver/Home Health Aide/Personal Care Attendant). Successful applicants will attend paid orientation and training. Medical experience is preferred.

Open Shifts Include:

Part-Time:

  • 1st Shift Weekends
  • 2nd Shift

Full-Time:

  • 2nd Shift
  • 3rd Shift

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide extensive medical supports to individual served
  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Develop a positive rapport while serving as a role model to create a safe and caring environment
  • Follow prescribed diets and food management policies and prepare meals according to the menu.
  • Ensure a positive, engaged and therapeutic environment.
  • Teach skills to individuals served that increase independence
  • Implement health care protocols and administer medications.
  • Engage individuals in home activities continuously
  • Maintain a clean and orderly environment
  • Assist the individuals in planning and participating in community activities
  • Document data displaying the individual served goals and progression
  • Participate in on-going professional training

General Qualifications:

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

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages based on experience
  • Employee discounts with various vendors
  • Health and dental insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities

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.