Youth Caregiver/DSP

Community Options, Inc.

Job Details
Full-time | Part-time1 hour ago
Benefits
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Referral program
Qualifications
  • Driver’s License
  • High school diploma or GED
Full Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states.

We are Now Hiring Full-Time, Part-Time, PRN Direct Support Professionals (DSP), Caregivers, Direct Care Staff, Home Health Aides in Northumberland, PA to provide person-centered care tailored to meet the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This is a fantastic opportunity for professional growth, while making a difference! No experience required– we provide PAID training!

We are offering a $500 FT and $250 PT Sign-on Bonus (please contact local office for details)

Working locations: Mount Carmel, Shamokin, and Kulpmont, Elysburg, PA

Starting rate: $15.00 an hour.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities tailored to their Individual Support Plan (ISP)/Person Centered Plan (PCP)
  • Assist with daily routines including cleaning, cooking, feeding, medication administration, and maintaining personal hygiene
  • Monitor the health and medical needs of individuals and immediately report any concerns
  • Assist with the learning and development of independent and community-based skills
  • Participate with individuals in community, social, and recreational activities
  • Drive individuals to medical appointments and activities in the community
  • Ensure program documentation and billable records are completed accurately and timely

Minimum Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record
  • Ability to establish a comfortable and supportive relationship with individuals receiving supports
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and remain calm in crisis situations

Working Conditions:

  • Work in residential programs, day programs, and in the community
  • Transport individuals utilizing your own vehicle or company provided vehicles
  • Schedule may change due to business needs and may include evening and weekend hours
  • Overtime may be required due to business needs

Competitive Benefits:

  • Paid Holidays- Including a Birthday Holiday!
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • Insurance Options (Medical, Vision, Dental)

Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

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Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: From $15.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus

Work Location: On the road

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