Direct Support Professional
Company: The MENTOR Network
Posted on: January 9, 2022
California MENTOR, a member of the Sevita family, provides
services for adults and children with intellectual and
developmental disabilities and other complex challenges, including
autism spectrum disorders.
Direct Support Professional/Caregiver
Would you like to make a difference every day in someone's life?
Based in community settings, and working closely with our clinical
staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans, DSPs provide
assistance and strategies to the individuals we serve to live as
independently as possible.
Transportation and support out in the community: outings/field
trips, medical appointments, and shopping
Assist with daily living skills including meal preparation and
assist with medication administration
Provide guidance on a range of developmental goals from community
participation, household budgeting, exercise, nutrition, and
supporting vocational responsibilities
Support persons served with living skills such as personal hygiene,
grooming, and/or bathing
Assist individuals we serve to redirect agitated or aggressive
Minimum of 18 years of age and High School Diploma or GED
Six months of experience in human services preferred
Valid driver's license in good standing and access to a registered
vehicle with proof of insurance
Successful clearance of background checks
COVID-19 full vaccination required
Why Join Us?
Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available
Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+
Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working
alongside a great team of coworkers
Career development and advancement opportunities
We have meaningful work for you - come join our team - Apply
Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based
specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live
a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality
services and individualized supports that lead to growth and
independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or
behavioral challenges they face. We've made this our mission for
more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to
innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets
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