This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

Get your new job in the State of Ohio! Updated everyday

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

Direct Support Professional (DSP) – $500 Sign On Bonus $250 paid before Christmas!

Independent Beginnings LLC

This is a Full-time position in Newark, OH posted November 9, 2021.

Description:

Company Overview

At Independent Beginnings, we provide best in class home health care to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Serving our individuals requires an amazing team of Direct Support Professionals (DSP) / Caregivers with a big heart who are willing to provide supportive services and companionship to our clients.

If you are looking for a Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Caregiver position where you can truly make a difference for the overall well-being of someone else, we would like to speak with you about joining our team.

$500 Sign On Bonus for new hires who work 36+ hours – $250 paid before Christmas and $250 paid after 90 days!

Shifts Available:

  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Days
  • Nights
  • Weekends

What we will provide you as a Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Caregiver:

  • $13-$14 per hour depending on experience, care requirements and longevity training
  • No mandatory overtime! Voluntary is overtime available!
  • Weekly pay through direct deposit
  • $250 Employee Referral Program
  • Worked Holidays are paid at a premium
  • An amazing team atmosphere that is supportive and transparent
  • Paid Training for CPR/First Aid and Medication Administration
  • 401K Retirement savings plan available
  • 8% Immediate discount on AT&T Wireless Services
  • Flexible schedule and ability to maintain a healthy work/life balance

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Caregiver you will:

  • Provide direct care to individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities
  • Help with daily activities including personal care, housekeeping, and meal preparation
  • Work closely with a team of people including your co-workers, consumer family members, and medical professionals to help your consumers to live as independent as possible
  • Transport clients as needed to appointments and other activities
  • Accompany clients to medical and other appointments to ensure their needs are met by the physician or provider

.Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred. **DODD will temporarily waive the requirement that DSPs must have a high school diploma or GED. This waiver will be effective from September 17, 2021, through September 30, 2022. Employees without a high school diploma or GED cannot be certified to administer medications
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be able to communicate in English, including both spoken and written
  • A personal vehicle that is well maintained
  • Must successfully complete a criminal background check

Preferred Experience:

  • One year working with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities
  • Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Caregiver / Home Health Aide / Home Health Care / Personal Care experience is a plus

Licenses/Certifications:

  • CPR/First Aid – Provided if you are not currently certified
  • Medication Administration – Provided if you are not currently certified
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with no more than 5 points on our driving record
  • DODD 8 Hour Provider Training
  • Proof of personal auto insurance

Compensation:

  • $13-$14 per hour depending on experience, care requirements and longevity training

PI152017612