DSP - Yuma
RISE is a non-profit human services agency that provides a variety of services for adults and children with developmental disabilities throughout Arizona.
RISE is currently seeking caring individuals to hire and support individuals with disabilities in the Yuma area. The role of a Direct Support Professional (DSP) is rewarding and offers flexible schedules during day, evening and/or weekend hours by providing support in a RISE Group Home, a RISE Day Program, or a client's in home setting. No experience is required and RISE offers extensive training in CPR, First Aid, and Medical Administration to name a few.
Must have a desire and interest in working with people with disabilities or special needs and demonstrate a knowledge of and respect for cultural differences
Must be at least eighteen (18) years.
Must be over twenty-one (21) years if required to drive a RISE vehicle and meet other requirements as specified by the RISE Insurance Agency.
Must pass background clearance and obtain a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card
Specific language abilities (other than English) such as Spanish and American Sign Language may be required to meet the needs of the people/families receiving support, and demonstrate a knowledge of and respect for cultural differences.
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.
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