Direct Support Professional (DSP)- currently hiring for full time, part time, and overnights
Direct Support Professionals assist people with developmental disabilities with maintaining an independent lifestyle. Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting with personal care, bathing, mealtime, positioning, lifting, assisting with housekeeping and cooking, shopping, social activities, employment activities, and involvement in the community.
Overnight DSPs ensure safety of people with developmental disabilities during sleeping hours. Some duties are: light housekeeping, cooking and getting people ready for the day.
- $12.00 hourly
- $13.00 hourly for overnight positions
- Click link to see Full Time and Part Time DSP positions available
- Benefit package for Full Time and Part Time positions
- 3, 4 or 5 day work weeks
- Set schedules
- Paid on the job training
- Casual dress
- Fun work environment
- Make a difference in peoples’ lives
FAMILY SUPPORT COORDINATOR -Mitchell Area Family Support Program
This full time exempt position coordinates services and supports for children (primarily) with developmental disabilities and their families in Mitchell and surrounding counties (Beadle, Buffalo, Hyde, Hand, Jerauld, Sandborn, Brule, Aurora, Davison, Hanson). The family support coordinator administers the program by developing resources, networking with other community resources, and offering families choices to meet their needs.
Applicants should have a degree in human services or related field, with knowledge of services available to people with disabilities, or have a family member with a developmental disability. Applicants must possess the skills to communicate effectively, work independently, and have the presence, stature and personality to effectively represent LifeQuest to the public and other professionals. Strong organizational and computer skills are required.
Hours are flexible and include some evenings and weekends. Travel using a personal vehicle is also required so applicant must maintain a current South Dakota driver’s license. Salary is dependent upon experience and education.
Submit an online application with cover letter and resume attached.
To protect the interests of the people we serve, all job offers are conditional pending acceptable results of a criminal background check, a substance abuse screening, a tuberculin screening, and a motor vehicle record check.
APPLY NOW: http://www.lifequestsd.com/joinourteam/onlineapplication/