Direct Support Professional

The Blick Center Akron , OH 44308

Posted 2 months ago

Direct Support Professional at the The Blick Center - Multiple OpeningsStarting pay competitive depending on experience and availability ($9.55/hour to $11.05)Direct Care Professional Responsibilities:

  • Provide daily living assistance to individuals with disabilities in a residential setting;
  • Facilitates fun home and community activities for residents
  • Teach skills and coach residents for the purpose of increasing independence
  • Assist residents with maintaining a clean and healthy home environment
  • We use the latest technology for documentation of daily task with CareTracker
  • Agency vans provided so you do not transport clients in your own vehicle
Direct Care Professional Position Requirements:
  • Minimum High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Valid Drivers License with less than 6 points
  • Must be able to push, pull or lift up to 50 pounds
  • Pass drug screen and criminal background check
  • Experience is not required as we provide paid training
We have full and part time positions available. (Shift times are approximated and can vary)
  • Mornings: 6:30 am to 9:30 am
  • Evenings: 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm (OR) 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm
  • Weekends: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (OR) 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm (OR) 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Great benefits for all full-time staff:
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off (full and part time)
  • 401k Plan with 100% match of 6% of earnings.

Must be able to attend first week training Monday thru Friday 9am to 3pm. All training hours are paid!

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