Description

Salary: $12.00/hr. with minimum 1 year experienc
Job Description: Columbus Community Center, a nonprofit organization, has transformed the lives of individuals with disabilities through employment, training, day programs, and housing since 1968.

We are looking for compassionate, patient, and dependable people to become Direct Support Professionals (DSPs). This job offers challenging and rewarding work! We want DSPs that can develop a rapport with individuals with disabilities to nurture safe and supportive relationships. Positivism, teamwork and collaboration are essential!

You would support and guide the individual, in a residential setting, in ways that most people would take for granted. You would assist with tasks that the individual cannot do for themselves and teach tasks that they can do for themselves. It is a great sense of accomplishment, for you and the person, when they learn to complete a new task!

You would assist lower functioning clients with activities of daily living (ADLs) such as showering, bathing, toileting or feeding. Higher functioning clients, you would teach daily living skills such as cooking, cleaning and shopping. You will also document the events of the day in our client database, Therap.

We have part time positions, available working approximately 25 hours per week

Wage: $12.00/hr. with 1 yr. of experience $500 sign-on bonus

Benefits: Flexible schedule, Vision, EAP, 401k with match

Job Requirements:

• High School Diploma or equivalent
• Must be 18 or older
• Must drive and have a valid driver license
• Acceptable driving record based on motor vehicle record (MVR)
• Must be able to lift 30 lbs, push, pull, bend, kneel, stand or sit for sustained periods of time
• Experience supporting people with disabilities preferred but not required
• Must speak, read and write English

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Location: 3495 S West Temple
Status: Part-time

Information

How to Apply: Online at https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/134822
Closing Date: July 3, 2019
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