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Direct Support Professional Shift A 7a 1119

Brandi's Hope Community Services Picayune, MS

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Are you patient, kind, caring, down-to-earth? Do you love arts & crafts, swimming, basketball, music, movies and dancing? Are you the type of person who is willing to put the needs of the person you support as the primary focus of your attention while at work? If so, this may be the job for you! Brandi's Hope is looking for a Direct Support professionals. If you believe everyone, regardless of abilities/disabilities, should have a choice for a meaningful life you might be just the right person. The right Direct Support Professional should possess strong interactive skills and a positive, creative, and energetic attitude to support this young lady with intellectual/developmental disabilities who has challenging communication and behaviors. Good communication and a team oriented outlook are necessary attributes for success. Full benefit package for qualified applicants. All applicants must be at least 18 years of age, possess a high school diploma or equivalency, minimum two years experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities, valid driver's license and pass background checks. We have several shifts available so please contact Brandi's Hope.

This position is for a Direct Support Professional (Days)
Hours: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday 7am - 7pm and Wednesday 7am-4pm.
Duties include, but not limited to: Provide daily support to individuals with varying degrees of development/intellectual disabilities. Will assist these persons within the following areas: job supports, self-care, recreational activities and community inclusion. Depending on need of client a DSP may be expected to transport to appointments, report to work assignment with client as a job advocate or could be assisting with feeding and hygiene. Duties will be discussed with employer.

Qualifications: High School diploma or GED, Minimum of One (1) year of verifiable work experience in the last three (3) years, must possess a current, valid drivers license in order to transport clients as needed, must possess current CPR training, must submit to an extensive background check and drug screening before employment offer can be made.


Brandi's Hope is looking for an individual that would enjoy working with three ladies.
These ladies are very active and interested in growing to become more independent women. They participate in community activities that provide opportunities to make lasting and meaningful connections with their peers.
These ladies are looking for someone to support them in their daily living skills such as cooking, cleaning, and transportation needs. Interested applicants should posses the desire to help these women navigate their emotions and desires which could include (but no limited to) romantic relationships, family support and community connections. They enjoy shopping getting their hair and nails groomed. Some leisure activities include walking at the park going to the lock zoo and museums.

Brandi's Hope Community Services

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Picayune, MS
39466 USA

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Personal Care

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