Direct Support Professional for Dungarvin in Vacaville, CA
Some responsibilities include:
Do you have a desire to help individuals of varying abilities reach their goals and achieve their dreams? At Dungarvin Vacaville, we support individuals with developmental disabilities in reaching their goals and dreams by providing education, assistance, role modeling, supervision and encouragement. We provide stimulating, productive, purposeful and meaningful experiences for the people we serve. We offer activities on site, as well as outings and participation in local community events.
Job duties include:
Assisting individuals in increasing their basic life skills through guidance and role modeling.
Providing direct care and support with daily activities, such as mealtime and personal care.
Assisting individuals with planning and achieving goals.
Driving company vehicles to activities in the community.
Following protocols and procedures to maintain a healthy and safe environment.
Employees must have a sincere desire to support individuals with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, autism and epilepsy.
Be at least 21 years of age.
Have basic computer knowledge.
Have the physical ability to lift over 50 lbs frequently and over 100 lbs occasionally.
Have the ability to make sound judgments when given guidance and priorities.
Have the ability to work as a team member.
Have the ability to receive instruction and implement policies and procedures as trained.
Current valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving history.
Be able to pass DOJ and FBI background checks.
Physician’s clearance and a TB test clearance.
High school diploma or GED.
Positions: Full-time and part-time positions are available. All positions are weekday shifts.
Salary: Dungarvin offers starting wages of $12.74 per hour with increases to $13.09 upon completion of probation and $13.45 per hour upon completion of the first year.
Paid training includes:
Lifting and Transferring
Paid time off
Health, dental and vision insurance
Flexible spending accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Come and join our team to experience a rewarding position with a national provider of services to people with developmental disabilities.
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