Direct Support Professional

  • Sevita
  • Johnston, IA
  • time-alarm-solid 02-19-2024

Direct Support Professional at Sevita

Sevita, a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care, is seeking dedicated Direct Support Professionals to join their mission-driven team. As a Direct Support Professional, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Join Sevita today and embark on a rewarding career where you'll create meaningful relationships and help people live well.

Job Description

As a Direct Support Professional at Sevita, you will assist individuals with personal hygiene, support participants in achieving developmental goals, and ensure their overall well-being. Your compassionate and patient nature will be instrumental in supporting individuals with behavioral challenges and complex needs.

Responsibilities

  • Provide care and support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Assist participants with personal hygiene and daily activities.
  • Support individuals in achieving developmental goals.
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of participants at all times.

Benefits

  • Competitive Pay: Hourly rate of $17.00 with a full benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week, including a 401(k) with a 3% company match.
  • Time Off: Paid time off plus holiday pay for work-life balance.
  • Network of Support: Supervisors who prioritize participant and employee well-being.
  • Learning and Development: Opportunities for growth and advancement through training and development programs.

Requirements

  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Skills: Communication, adaptability, teamwork, time-management.
  • Behaviors: Patient, compassionate, reliable, responsible.
  • Vehicle: Valid Driver's License and access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance.

Apply today and explore a fulfilling career at Sevita as a Direct Support Professional.