Samaritas Direct Support Professional (DSP) - FT - Scottville, MI in Scottville, Michigan
This Full Time Direct Support Professional opportunity is at our disability group home in Scottville, Michigan.
The position has a pay rate at $11.05/hr base and is currently eligible for our $2.00/hr ROCKstar Premium!
Duties and Responsibilities
Provide hands-on care and assistance to persons served including but not limited to mobility, lifting, transferring, bathing, personal hygiene and grooming, laundry, meal preparation and mealtime assistance.
Assist persons served with activities in daily living including but not limited to household tasks, communication skills, and activities in the community.
Assist in development of individuals' social and recreational interests and skills through appropriate modeling and supportive activities.
Complete and document consumer's home-based programs as written by Community Mental Health (CMH) personnel.
Provide care and complete duties in compliance with Adult Foster Care Licensing rules for the State of Michigan.
Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification
High school diploma or equivalency preferred.
Attain and maintain all required certifications and training (i.e., CPR, First Aid, Blood borne Pathogens, etc.).
- 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!
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 Period80
Weekends and/or Holidays RequiredYes
On Call RequiredNo