Direct Support Professional Tooele UT (49388)
Do you have the desire to make a genuine difference in the lives of others? Do you love to Create Opportunities for People? RISE Services, Inc. is the place for you, if you want to make a difference, love helping others, creating independence, enhancing self-esteem, empowering others, and improving quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We have just the job for you. We have several positions available and would love you to join an amazing team of dedicated, caring, compassionate individuals. At RISE our mission is "Creating Opportunities for and with People".
We would love to create an Opportunity for you within our wonderful organization, while also "Creating Opportunities" for those we support. FT and PT positions available, flexible hours, paid training. Starting pay is 11.80 an hour, must be 18 yrs. of age or older, must be able to pass a full background check, have a valid ID and driver’s license. Great opportunities within our company for promotions and advancement.
RISE Services is currently looking for DSP's who are:
Smart & eager to learn
Ambitious & Adaptable
Kind & service-oriented
Dedicate to Creating Opportunities for others
As a Direct Support Professional, you will:
Help people live more independently and happily in their homes by working with them to achieve their goals
Assist with people's day-to-day needs (transportation, bathing, preparing meals, etc.)
Go with people into the community to do activities (shopping, Special Olympics, movies, etc.)
Provide encouragement and coaching to people who are working to develop daily living skills & healthy habits
Write documentation about the supports you provided during your shift
Development of skills that you can take with you anywhere: effective communication, creative problem solving, and collaboration with diverse teams
Paid training & a fun work environment
Pay starting $11.80 an hour
Opportunities for people who are brand new to the field or for seasoned staff
NOTE: This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor.
RISE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process or hiring process, please submit your request through one of the following methods listed below:
(a) Dedicated fax 866-268-8885
(b) Dedicated email firstname.lastname@example.org
(c) US mail
(d) Dedicated phone - 1-866-242-2714: DISABILITY ACCOMMODATION REQUESTS ONLY
RISE is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. We embrace diversity in all its form. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.