Direct Support Professional

Assistance Plus | Waterville, ME, United States

Posted Date 10/03/2022
Description

Job Location: Waterville - Waterville, ME

Education Level: High School

Salary Range: Undisclosed

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) carries out services that focus on the specific needs of adults with developmental disabilities and/or autism by providing Community Support, Community Membership, or Home Support services. The DSP will ensure the quality and safe delivery of approved community and home-based services as outlined in the Support or Comprehensive Waivers.

This position will be required to travel within a 30 mile radius of their home and will transport clients in their communities.

Duties include and are not limited to:

  • Ensuring that the clients plan of care drives all service activities
  • Ensuring the safety of the clients while in their home and community
  • Assisting clients in exploring and pursuing areas of interest in employment by accessing community activities and resources for Community Support and Community Membership only
  • Ensuring Community Membership services are provided in the clients community and are centered around the clients individual interests and plan of care
  • Performing other duties as assigned


Position Requirements:

  • Proof of vehicle insurance at $50K/$100K and a valid Maine driver's license
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Entry level computer experience and must have access to email/internet

Benefits:

  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid travel time
  • Paid time off
  • Working within 30 miles of your home
  • No vaccine requirement
  • Work/life balance
  • We train you initially for the position at no cost to you
  • We continue to offer your job specific trainings at no cost to you

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) carries out services that focus on the specific needs of adults with developmental disabilities and/or autism by providing Community Support, Community Membership, or Home Support services. The DSP will ensure the quality and safe delivery of approved community and home-based services as outlined in the Support or Comprehensive Waivers.

This position will be required to travel within a 30 mile radius of their home and will transport clients in their communities.

Duties include and are not limited to:

  • Ensuring that the clients plan of care drives all service activities
  • Ensuring the safety of the clients while in their home and community
  • Assisting clients in exploring and pursuing areas of interest in employment by accessing community activities and resources for Community Support and Community Membership only
  • Ensuring Community Membership services are provided in the clients community and are centered around the clients individual interests and plan of care
  • Performing other duties as assigned

Position Requirements:

  • Proof of vehicle insurance at $50K/$100K and a valid Maine driver's license
  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Entry level computer experience and must have access to email/internet

Benefits:

  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid travel time
  • Paid time off
  • Working within 30 miles of your home
  • No vaccine requirement
  • Work/life balance
  • We train you initially for the position at no cost to you
  • We continue to offer your job specific trainings at no cost to you
Job Type
Regular
Industry
Healthcare

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