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Direct Support Professional DSP

Hands of Heartland Omaha ,NE
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Looking for dependable, compassionate direct support professionals to work with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Omaha/Bellevue area. We are hiring for all shifts and pay higher wages for experience and CNA certification. Please note that this pay range applies to weekday, evening, and weekend shifts.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Provide services to address the wants and needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, which may include:

  • Supporting personal goals
  • Administering medications
  • Planning and preparing meals
  • Assisting with activities of daily living
  • Transporting to and from day program and community outings
  • Reinforcing therapies, including speech, behavioral support, and physical therapy
  • Ensuring all needs are addressed in a respectful manner with dignity and personal choice
  • Completing and maintaining required documentation on a web-based system

Qualifications:

  • Valid driver's license
  • Current automobile insurance
  • Ability to pass registry and background checks
  • Ability to handle a variety of situations and personalities
  • Must maintain confidentiality and protect individual rights
  • Ability to project a caring and professional image at all times
  • Proven skills in communication, observation, problem solving, and time management
  • Prefer one year of experience in intellectual/developmental disabilities or caring for a person in a healthcare setting

Hands of Heartland

Why Work Here?

We value our team members and offer highly competitive wages and benefits, including 7 paid holidays and tuition reimbursement for full-time

Address

Omaha, NE
USA