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Direct Support Professional

Crossroads Of Western Iowa Atlantic, IA
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Job Description

Hiring Bonus: $500.00

Direct Support Professional

We are looking for individuals that want to empower others to learn, develop, improve and maintain their skills through support and instructional activities within their homes and community! Crossroads of Western Iowa serves individuals with intellectual disabilities, physical disabilities, and/or individuals with a form of mental illness. Shifts include evenings, overnights and weekends!

We are looking for:

  • Patient, Reliable and Enthusiastic individuals
  • Compassionate and highly motivated individuals who want to encourage self-advocacy
  • Team oriented
  • Conduct yourself with integrity and are passionate about helping others
  • Can motivate others to reach their goals and achieve the highest level of independence

 

Direct Support Professionals Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Coach individuals to all aspects of daily living, community relations, and household management
  • Coach and assist individuals with skills such as meal planning and preparation, nutrition, finances, hygiene, laundry, and cleaning tasks
  • Assist individuals to become more involved in the community through valued roles and relationships
  • Complete daily documentation prior to leaving each assigned shift(ISP data, medication charting)

WHEN We Need You:

  • Evenings, overnights and weekends
  • Shift combinations available

MUST Have’s to be a Direct Support Professional:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Good Driving Record
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • No experience is required! Conduct a two week on-boarding class!

Here’s What We Offer YOU!

  • $11.50/hr to start (Work the weekend shift to EARN $1.00 MORE per hour!)
  • $500 Sign-On Bonus!
  • 401K Investment Plan– Company match is 100% of the first 5%!
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental and Vision insurance PLUS Flex Plans
  • Company Paid Short Term and Long Term Disability AND Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Supplemental Life – Cancer, Hospitalization, and Identity Theft
  • PTO "Paid Time Off"
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Assistance Program
  • Verizon Wireless Discount

Job Details

Date Posted May 14, 2018
Date Closes June 13, 2018
Address 2307 S Olive St.
Located In Atlantic, IA
Department Residential
Function Evenings and nights
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $11.50
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Rotating
Evening, overnight and weekend shifts available!
Hours 20-40 hours per week hours per week
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 3
SOC Category 21-1093.00 Social and Human Service Assistants
Zipcode 50022
Name Joseph Goff
Address 1851 Madison Avenue
City, State and Zip Coucnil Bluffs, IA. 51503
Phone 712-256-7888
FAX 712-256-6016

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Vacations
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Merit Increases

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 Time Management
  • Clinical Documentation Improvement
  • Crisis Prevention
  • Residential Services Assistant (RSA)
  • Microsoft Windows Desktop
  • Other - Customer Service
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • And More ...
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