Direct Support Professional

  • Sevita
  • Pocatello, ID
  • time-alarm-solid 2024-01-30T00:00:00Z

Job Description

Sevita, a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care, is looking for compassionate and dedicated individuals to join our team as Direct Support Professionals (DSP). As a DSP with Sevita, you will play a vital role in supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, helping them lead fulfilling lives and be active members of their communities.

Responsibilities

  • Provide direct care and support to individuals with developmental disabilities, helping them with daily living activities and personal hygiene.
  • Develop meaningful relationships with the individuals you serve, supporting their developmental goals and assisting with budgeting, exercise, and nutrition.
  • Assist individuals in participating in community activities and enjoying their favorite pastimes.
  • Show compassion, patience, and understanding in your interactions with individuals who may have behavioral challenges and other complex needs.

Benefits

  • Competitive Pay: Starting at $15 per hour, with the opportunity for on-demand pay. Employees working 30+ hours per week are eligible for a full benefits package, including a 401(k) with a 3% company match.
  • Time Off: Paid time off and holiday pay to support work-life balance.
  • Supportive Network: Supervisors who are dedicated to both the participants and your wellbeing.
  • Job Security: A stable position at an established and growing company.
  • Learning and Development: Invest in your growth and provide the tools and training you need for a rewarding career.

Requirements

  • Skills: Excellent communication, adaptability, multitasking, teamwork, and time management.
  • Behaviors: Patience, compassion, reliability, and responsibility.
  • Vehicle: Valid driver's license and access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance.

If you are compassionate, patient, and find meaning in supporting individuals with disabilities, you will find a promising and fulfilling career as a DSP at Sevita. Join our mission-driven team and make a meaningful impact every day. Apply now and take the first step toward a rewarding career at Sevita.