Safe and Secure Healthcare Direct Support Professional Lewis Center, OH · Full time

We serve people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Description

Safe and Secure Homecare is seeking a compassionate and dedicated individual to join our team as a Direct Support Professional. As a Direct Support Professional, you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This is a full-time position with a competitive salary range of $16 to $17 per hour.


**Job Overview:**

As a Direct Support Professional, you will be responsible for providing assistance and support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in their daily activities. This may include helping with personal care, meal preparation, medication management, and engaging in recreational activities. You will work closely with individuals to promote independence, community integration, and overall well-being.


**Responsibilities:**

- Provide direct care and support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities

- Assist individuals with personal care tasks, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming

- Administer medications according to prescribed schedules

- Plan and participate in recreational activities and outings

- Document individual progress and any incidents that occur

- Collaborate with team members to ensure the highest quality of care is provided


**Requirements:**

- High school diploma or equivalent

- Previous experience working with individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- Ability to work independently and as part of a team

- Must be reliable, compassionate, and patient

- Must pass a background check (Note: Safe and Secure Homecare does not inquire about criminal backgrounds)


If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of others and meet the requirements listed above, we encourage you to apply for the Direct Support Professional position at Safe and Secure Homecare. Join our team and help us provide safe and secure care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Salary

$16 - $17 per hour