Full-time direct support professional/care provider for an adult residential facility in the Mid-Wilshire area of Los Angeles. Experience with clients who suffer from intellectual disabilities and severe behaviors is preferred.
Direct Support Professionals/care providers should posses a current California driver's license, must be at least 21 years of age, be able to provide proof of authorization to work in the United States. Direct support professional will need a current first Aid/CPR certification after being hired and Live-Scan fingerprint & Criminal Records Clearance prior to being hired.
Ideal candidate will be compassionate, have patience and understanding to the clients being served, display a loving & caring demeanor and be respectful of the clients. The ideal candidate will be a good listener & observant of the client's mental & physical well-being. Punctuality is very important.
Job duties include assisting the clients with achieving goals, meal preparation, cleaning, laundry, home activities and community outings with the clients. Experience with cooking is a plus.
Edgewood Residential Facility