Direct Support Professional - Day Program

Systems Unlimited Cedar Rapids , IA 52402

Posted 2 weeks ago

Do you have a desire to make a genuine difference in the lives of others? Systems Unlimited, Inc. could be the perfect place for you.

Systems Unlimited:

  • A nonprofit that provides services to people with disabilities and mental health needs at the day program and in the community

  • Our Mission: Promoting dignity and growth for people with disabilities and mental health needs.

  • Our Vision: The people we serve claim a vital, fundamental role in their communities.

  • Our Core Values: Advocacy Promotes Inclusion | Integrity Demands Accountability | Education Informs Progress | Creativity Cultivates Innovation | Communication Drives Collaboration

Systems is currently looking for Direct Support Professionals (Day Program) who are:

  • Smart & eager to learn

  • Ambitious & adaptable

  • Kind & service-oriented

As a Direct Support Professional (Day Program), you will:

  • Engage people in recreational and leisure activities to help them build independent living skills

  • Assist with people's day-to-day needs (transportation, personal cares, preparing meals, etc.)

  • Go with people into the community to do activities (bowling, painting ceramics, greenhouse visits, etc.)

  • Provide encouragement and coaching to people who are working to develop daily living skills & healthy habits

  • Write documentation about the supports you provided during your shift

Systems offers:

  • Development of skills that you can take with you anywhere: effective communication, creative problem solving, and collaboration with diverse teams

  • Paid training & a fun work environment

  • Over four weeks of paid time

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Direct Support Professional - Day Program

Systems Unlimited