Direct Support Professional

  • Sevita
  • Richmond, VA
  • time-alarm-solid 02-08-2024

Job Description

Sevita, a part of the Sevita family, is seeking compassionate individuals to join our team as Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) to provide community-based services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. As a DSP, you will work in community settings, assisting individuals with daily living skills, outings, medication administration, and more. You will support the individuals we serve to live as independently as possible, fostering growth and independence.

Responsibilities

  • Transportation and support out in the community.
  • Assist with daily living skills including meal preparation and medication administration.
  • Provide guidance on developmental goals such as community participation and vocational responsibilities.
  • Support individuals with personal hygiene, grooming, and bathing.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Six months of experience in human services preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and successful clearance of background checks.
  • Reliable attitude, compassionate approach, and commitment to quality.

Benefits

  • Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available.
  • On Demand Pay Options Available.
  • Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week.
  • 401(k) with company match, paid time off, and holiday pay.
  • Rewarding work impacting lives, job security, and career advancement opportunities.

Join Sevita's mission-driven team and make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities. Apply now to start a fulfilling career as a Direct Support Professional!

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets.