Direct Support Professional
LOCATION: DULUTH, MN
Company Description: TBI Residential & Community Services provides person-centered support services to adults with varying physical and emotional needs in a residential setting.
Direct Support Professional Job Description: Providing direct care, and supervision for the clients of TBI Residential & Community Services. Assisting the clients in achieving goals, housekeeping, preparing meals, and learning to be more independent at home and in the community. Gain experience for future careers in human services, social services, social work, nursing, alcohol and drug counseling, criminal justice, mental health rehabilitation, and more.
Direct Support Professional- Duties and Responsibilities:
- Caring for clients and their day to day needs
- Maintain a safe environment for the clients, and staff
- Administer medication and properly document medication usage
- Accurately document and chart on daily progress
- Accompany clients on outings in the community
Direct Support Professional Qualifications:
- Be at least 18 years of age
- Possess good communication skills
- Must be dependable, mature, and able to use sound judgement to quickly assess and appropriately respond in a variety of situations.
- Must pass a criminal background check as specified by licensing agencies.
- Must possess a valid driver's license and maintain a driving record that meets company driving standards.
Direct Support Professional Benefits:
- Flexible schedules
- Medical and Dental insurance (Dental for full-time employees only, 100% employer paid)
- 401k with safe harbor employer match
- PTO for full-time employees
- Career advancement opportunities
- Comprehensive paid training
Job Type: Full-time / Part-time
Current Openings: Days, evenings & weekends, and overnights
Starting Wage: $11.00/Hour