MAINSTREAM LIVING INC Direct Support Professional in Des Moines, Iowa
Are you displaced from your job due to COVID-19? We are hiring!Our mission is to enhance opportunities, create success, and fulfill dreams for our members. This position provides support in home-based and community settings to our members who have intellectual disabilities and brain injuries.Each individual we support has unique goals and needs, and that makes every day at Mainstream exciting and different; but below are typical job duties you can expect as a DSP:Support members with daily living skills and independencePassing medications (internal training provided)Community socialization and fun outingsSupport with food prep and meal timesDocumentation of activity and goal progressShift structure: 1st shift (7am-3pm); 2nd shift (2pm-10pm); 3rd shift (10pm-6am).Actual hours available may vary. Once we know your availability, we will work to find suitable hours.Skills and Qualifications:High school diploma preferred, but not requiredHuman service experience preferred, but not requiredDriveris license required (exception may be made for select shifts)Basic data entry skills requiredBenefits for eligible employees include:Health, vision, and dental insurance403(b) retirement plan with matchTuition reimbursementPaid time off including vacation and holidaysRegular wage increase evaluationOur mission, vision, and values drive us to give our best every day. The talented individuals we welcome to our team are respectful and communicative; professional and flexible. Theyire able to carry out instructions, take responsibility for their work, and find creative ways for members to reach goals and enjoy life. They always keep the best interest of our members a top priority, and they work to develop positive relationships and trust with the individuals they support. If you possess a strong work ethic, good values, and common sense, we can teach how to do the job!Mainstream Living is an equal opportunity employer.