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Direct Support Professional (Vocational Support) - Day Center

Hands of Heartland Bellevue, NE

Job Description

Hands of Heartland is looking for heart-centered professionals to support the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities.  If you want to make a difference in the lives of others, we encourage you to consider becoming part of our team.


Direct Support Professional (Vocational Support) - Day Center


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist individuals to plan and participate in habilitative, vocational, group, social and recreational activities
  • Advocate for and encourage independence for individuals
  • Promote, teach and assist individuals with personal, daily, social and community living skills
  • Ensure worksites are clean, orderly and safe
  • Assist in the develoment of program goals and implement plans of care
  • Document clent information on web-based system
  • Promote a positive, professional and creative work environment
  • Promote and protect confidentiality
  • Regular and predictable attendance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma
  • Valid Drivers License and good driving record
  • Valid Car Insurance
  • Ability to pass background checks
  • Ability to pass adult and child abuse or neglect checks
  • Time management 
  • Ability to project a caring and professional manner at all times
  • Experience with medical care, CNA preferred
  • Proven skills in communication, (spoken, written and listening); observation and problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of human growth and behavior, understanding of social systems and the ability to handle a variety of situations


Job Details

Date Posted September 12, 2019
Located In Bellevue, NE
Department Vocational
Function Work with Developmentally Disabled Individuals
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 40 hours per week; M-F (8am-4pm)
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 5
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 68005
Name Megan Reed
Address 209 Galvin Road North
City, State and Zip Bellevue, NE 68005
Phone 402-933-0680 x102
FAX 402-933-3434

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Casual Dress
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations

This job requires the following skills

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Accepts and Learns From Criticism
  • Computer Usage
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Abuse Reporting
  • Mandt System
  • Patient Safety
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • First Aid Certification
  • Medication Aide
  • Other - Customer Service
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • Dental
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Casual Dress
  • Free Parking