Samaritas Direct Support Professional (DSP) - Contingent - *$13/HR - Monroe, MI in Monroe, Michigan
Immediate contingent flex Direct Support Professional opportunity in our Home Supports in Monroe, Michigan. This position has a $11.00/hr base rate and is currently eligible for our additional * $2.00/hr ROCKstar premium through 9/30/2020! We also include a $250.00 bonus incentive.
Duties and Responsibilities
Participate in the Person Center Planning (PCP) and goal setting for the growth and development of clients served.
Provide personal support services to persons served, including but not limited to mobility/ lifting/transferring, bathing and personal hygiene, laundry and grooming, meal preparation and mealtime assistance.
Provide personal health care services including but not limited to administering medications and medical treatments, infection control, Range of Motion exercises, and other care in accordance with individual service plan and needs.
Assist clients with activities in daily living including but not limited to household tasks, communication skills, social and recreational skills, financial management, and activities in the community.
Schedule and transport clients to various appointments and activities.
Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification
High school diploma or equivalency preferred.
Successful completion of required training.
- One year direct care experience in a mental health field or working with vulnerable adults preferred.
At Samaritas, we ask you to join us - to “Be The Rock That Starts The Ripple”. A ripple of transformation in the individual lives of the 15,000 people we help each year, and a ripple of positive change throughout our community. Our team is growing at Samaritas! We are seeking more Rocks to join our team. We are always looking for additional employees who want to make a big impact and have a lot of fun doing so as part of an enthusiastic, collaborative team. We want you to be our rock!
Samaritas, one of the state's largest faith-based nonprofits, has been sending ripples of positive change into Michigan communities since 1934. Prior to 2016, Samaritas operated as Lutheran Social Services of Michigan.
Samaritas provides a continuum of care to all in need with approximately 70 different programs in 40 different locations in Michigan. We believe in diversity and inclusion, for the people we serve and the people we employ. Employing nearly 2,000 employees in opportunities ranging from direct service to management in Michigan's Lower Peninsula, we hope that you will consider joining the Samaritas team and help work in making a difference in communities across Michigan.
We walk with people in need, offering hope and compassion while upholding their dignity, advocating for equality and justice, and seeking creative solutions with those who place their trust in us.
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Samaritas is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled
Hours Per Pay Period40
Weekends and/or Holidays RequiredYes
On Call RequiredYes