Details for Direct Support Professional

CURRENT OPENINGS: Part-time 1st and 2nd, Full-time 2nd, Full-time 3rd

PRIMARY FUNCTION: Provide supervision and personal care for individuals with developmental disabilities. Support staff are required to provide activities that will teach new skills as well as prevent regression of skills. May be required to work independently without direct supervision.

BENEFITS: Medical, dental, eye, life insurance, retirement, sick time, personal days, holiday pay, vacation, tuition reimbursement, shift differential, annual raise

BONUSES: Attendance and Referral

QUALIFICATIONS: Must be able to provide documentation of a High School Diploma or GED. Must be physically able to lift 50 lbs., bend, stoop, position, and transfer.

Must possess, maintain, and provide documentation of valid Ohio Driver's License and Auto Insurance for group home setting. The Raintree requires state id or driver's license and auto insurance. Must have a Bank Account.

Must be able to successfully complete a background check, physical exam, drug test, and TB test.

Must be available to work additional hours when necessary.

EXPERIENCE: 3 to 6 months experience in DD or related field preferred.

CERTIFICATION: Must successfully complete Delegated Nursing Course and obtain/maintain delegated nursing certification for group home setting.  Must maintain First Aid and CPR certification on an ongoing basis. TB testing will be required annually.

APPLY ONLINE: Richland Newhope: Please select one of the Habilitation Technician positions. The link to apply is located below the certification section in the job description.