Direct Support Professional

Systems Unlimited Cedar Rapids , IA 52402

Posted 2 months 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. We are a nonprofit organization that promotes dignity and growth for people with disabilities and mental health needs.

Systems is currently looking for Direct Support Professionals who are:

  • Smart & eager to learn

  • Ambitious & adaptable

  • Kind & service-oriented

As a Direct Support Professional, you will:

  • Help people live more independently and happily in their homes by working with them to achieve their goals

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

  • Go with people into the community to do activities (shopping, Special Olympics, movies, 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

  • Pay starting between $11.35-$12.35/hour depending on education, experience, and

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Direct Support Professional

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