Now Hiring: Direct Support Professionals

Average hours per week: 30 hours

Provides in-home and community based services for persons with disabilities by performing the duties  listed on the attached performance evaluation.
 

Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Satisfactorily pass Criminal History Background Check
  • Provide proof of current drivers license and auto insurance
  • Be able to pass drug screening at any point of employment
     

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Working knowledge of assisting people with disabilities (after two week on the job training course)
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills, both written and oral
     

Physical, mental, special demands and working conditions:

  • The employee is regularly required to sit
  • Must be able to use hands and fingers, handle, or feel
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms
  • Must be able to talk and hear
  • Must be able to occasionally stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
     

Machines, tools, equipment:

  • Telephone and voicemail system
  • Copy machines and/or printers
  • Other office equipment for special projects
  • Be able to utilize a PC

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