Direct Support Profesional

South West Metro (Shakopee, Savage, Prior Lake)
$12 / hr Full time and Part Time
Feb 26, 2013
Mar 28, 2013
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

Direct Support Professional

1st, 2nd & 3rd Shift

Seeking energetic and creative individual who would enjoy helping people with developmental and mental disabilities with daily living skills. This staff will assist, training, and teach these skills in the homes of the people we serve.

The goal of the Direct Support Professional (DSP) is to help the people we serve live meaningful and active lives based on their goals and objectives. The DSP will achieve this through assistance, training, and teaching in some or all of the following:

Medication administration
Cooking, cleaning, laundry, etc.
Managing finances and a budget
Facilitating socialization activities
Doing personal cares such as grooming, and bathing
Housekeeping skills
Using public transportation

- Additional duties of DSP are:

Thorough and accurate documentation
Accompanying consumers to activities, or out in the community
Modeling appropriate behavior at all times
Ensuring safety and happiness of our consumers
Assisting our consumers in reaching their goals
Transporting consumers to medical appointments

 - Minimum Requirements:

Eligibility to work in the United States
Valid MN or WI Driver's license
Clean Driving Record
Insured, reliable vehicle for use at each shift
Background clearance as required by BCA and DHS

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