Lutheran Social Service MN is a dynamic social service organization serving children, youth and families, people with disabilities, older adults and military veterans. Trustworthiness is a value and strength shared by our employees and recognized by the communities we serve. We offer an ALIVE Workplace (Supportive, Positive and Fun) and careers that challenge, energize and rewards employees. Consider joining us!
This position starts at $12.05/hr.
As a Direct Support Professional, you will provide guidance, encouragement, support, comfort, security, and safety through relationship building and direct interaction to developmentally disabled individuals in a residential setting. In this role, you will provide respite for the family/caregiver. You will be required to maintain documentation, perform record keeping and participate in periodic meetings/training.
Experience working with vulnerable populations is desired.
A valid driver's license, acceptable driving record, and a Motor Vehicle Check.
Successfully meet the requirements of a background check.
Successful completion of medication administration training.
CPR/First Aid certification is preferred; may be obtained after hire.
Lutheran Social Service of MN is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer of all people regardless of gender, race, culture, religion, ethnicity, protected veteran status and/or disability. We actively foster an environment that is free of racism, discrimination, bias, and harassment where all individuals are treated with dignity, safety, and respect.
Additional Posting Information:
Starting wage $12.05
LSS employees have deeply meaningful work that changes lives, the opportunity for their unique gifts to shine and grow, and abundant and balanced lives.
Lutheran Social Service Of Minnesota