Direct Support Professional
Location : Athens County, OH
Reference Code : 3541R
Hours : Full Time
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services
Job Description :
An ongoing need for direct support professionals for Havar, Inc., a large healthcare organization that services developmentally disabled individuals in Athens County, Ohio. Duties will include but are not limited to direct care assistance with daily living skills and hygiene, preparing meals, completing household chores, and transporting individuals to and from outings, social activities, and appointments.
This is a direct-hire position. The schedule is flexible and varies due to the needs of the clients but can be both part- and full-time hours. Available shifts cover morning, afternoon, evening, overnight, 24-hour, weekend, and live-in needs. The organization offers paid training. The pay rate will start in a range of $8.90 to $9.94/hour (or higher for overnight, live-in, or 24-hour shifts).
A $100 sign-on bonus will be issued and comprehensive benefits will be available after completion of a probationary period.
Required Qualifications :
Must have a customer service personality and good communication skills. Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have a current and valid driver's license, reliable transportation, auto insurance and a clean driving record. Must be able to lift at least 50lbs. on occasion. OADSP certification preferred. Healthcare or related experience is preferred but not required.
This employer maintains a drug-free workplace. Applicants will be asked to pass a number of pre-employment screenings, including a drug screen, a 50lb. weight lifting test, and background check, prior to their first day on the job.
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