Direct Support Professional

Res-Care, Inc. Caldwell , ID 83605

Posted 1 week ago

Our Company


Are you driven to serve and help others in your community? Caregivers and Direct Support Professionals (DSP) are the heart of our company with their compassion, dependability, and care. If you want to make an impact by helping people live their best life, read more below and apply today!


Join a team of passionate and caring people who make a difference in people's lives. We are now hiring for Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) to provide direct care to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Our DSPs are the STARS of our organization who provide caregiving to the people we support. This may be in a group home, home-like setting.

Essential Responsibilities/Job Duties

  • Performing personal care tasks, including assistance with basic personal hygiene and grooming, feeding, and ambulation, medical monitoring, and health care related tasks. Fostering positive relationships between individuals served and their housemates

  • Ensuring client safety and maintaining a safe environment

  • Assisting with toileting, including bedpans, urinals, and commode chairs

  • Reminding/assisting client with self-administration of medications (with proper training)

  • Encouraging self-help activities

  • Reporting changes in client's condition or family situation to the office

  • Documenting services provided

  • Performing home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning

  • Planning meals, shopping for groceries, preparing and serving food/meals, feeding and clean-up

  • Accompanying client to scheduled appointments

  • Transporting clients or running errands for clients

  • Other duties as assigned


  • High school degree/GED required (in most cases)

  • 18 years of age or older

  • Valid driver's license (in most cases)

  • Ability to work in a group home, home-like settings

  • Ability to communicate (verbally and written) with all levels of personnel, internal and external to the company

  • Ability to handle physical aspects of job, including bending, stooping, lifting, pushing, pulling, reaching, and walking for periods of time

  • Must maintain state regulatory certifications, as required by state/program requirements

  • Medication Administration as required by state/program requirements

About our Line of Business

All Ways Caring HomeCare delivers quality, compassionate and highly individualized care and support that helps people in need of assistance stay at home - all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities. All Ways Caring HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer's/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as in-home monitoring with Rest Assured Telecare, which helps to reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer. For more information, please visit Follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.

Colorado Pay Min

Colorado Pay Max

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Direct Support Professional (Dsp)

Witco, Inc.

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 2/23/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-05-24T00:00 Witco is Growing! Are you interested in working for a team-oriented and mission-driven, highly respected company? If your answer is yes, Witco, Inc. has full and part-time job opportunities available in the Boise, Nampa, Caldwell, and Ontario areas. Positions involve working with children and adults with disabilities, providing on-the-job support, life skills training, and in-home assistance. The ideal candidate is someone who can work independently, has excellent communication and decision-making skills, and is interested in assisting others achieve their life goals. Working for Witco offers professional growth opportunities, competitive wages, health insurance (medical, dental, and vision), and 401(K) retirement benefit, paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick leave. About us: Witco, Inc. is a private non-profit founded in 1974. Witco has achieved the highest level of accreditation standard from CARF, the gold standard in community rehabilitation, for over 40 years. Witco is dedicated to empowering individuals with disabilities through our vocational, employment, life skill enrichment, social recreation programs, residential services and advocacy. We are committed to each other and our belief that "All Life has Value." Why we're an ideal employer: * Competitive industry wages * Professional Growth and development * Team-oriented and mission-driven culture * Health, medical, dental, vision insurance * Retirement program with employer match * Tuition assistance * Generous sick and vacation * Paid Holiday, Vacation, and Sick leave * Long-term disability/life insurance The required qualifications: * High school diploma or GED required * Must be able to pass a drug screen and criminal history background check * Must valid driver's license/ vehicle insurance and a clean driving record * Ability to transport workers to various work sites * Basic computer, math, and language skills EOE/AA/W/M/VET/DISABILITY Witco, Inc. Caldwell ID

Direct Support Professional

Res-Care, Inc.