Direct Support Professional (DSP) position located in Brentwood, CA
People's Care was listed in Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States, 7 years in a row. To fuel this incredible growth, we need more people. People like you. People who share our values and goals.
Full Time Benefits: Dental, Medical, Vision, Company Paid Life Insurance, and Paid Time Off
Incentives: Referral Bonus, Wellness Program, Employee Recognition, Perfect Attendance Awards, Employee Assistance Program, Performance Reviews, On the Job Training, and more!
Assist adults with physical and developmental disabilities in their daily lives. Assist with complete care of dietary, hygiene, grooming, and dressing needs. Redirect behaviors with various activities including, walking, reading, games, math, and computer projects.
Education and Experience
Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED, CPR/FA, DSP 1 & 2 (within 6-12 months of hire), and CPI certification
Minimum Experience: 1+ year(s) professional or personal experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities (e.g. Autism) or mental illnesses (e.g. Bipolar) with challenging behaviors
Minimum Driving Experience: Must have a valid in-state driver’s license, be over 21, provide current registration and insurance, and have a driving record with no more than 2 points within the last 3 years.
Outline and prepare daily routine(s) for clients' (visual and active) as written in Individual Program Plan
Assist clients with bathroom needs
Change clients' under garments and/or clothing if needed
Prepare daily meals and assist with clean-up
Pick-up/drop-off clients in company vans from/to their home/facility (if necessary)
Must be able to lift 50lbs.
Able to work both indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
The Candidate must successfully pass all pre-employment requirements, including but not limited to a background check, physical, etc.
Do you have a passion for providing quality support to individuals with special needs? Do you thrive on helping others build/reach their goals in a positive, life-enriching environment? Then we'd love for you to apply!