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Starting wage $12
Part-time, Full-time
1204 Roger Street Columbia, Mo 65201, Columbia, MO 65203
Updated 13 days ago

H.E.R.O.E.S. supports individuals with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities with acquiring skills and participating in community life according to their own interests and abilities.

H.E.R.O.E.S. is seeking Direct Support Professionals to work with individuals with Developmental Disabilities in an Individual Supported Living home (ISL).

Various shifts 7-3, 3-11, and overnights.

Our clients receive 24/7 oversight.

Looking for both MALE and FEMALE staff members.

Starting Pay w/o experience is $12/hr

Competitive Pay with experience.

Qualifications include:

-Ability to pass a family care registry screening.

-Provide a copy of Social Security Card

-Provide a copy of Education

-Valid driving license (must have Class E license if driving Agency Van)

-Car Insurance

-If there is not a company van/car provide, staff must have a reliable, workable, and dependable car while on shift working with consumers.

-Ability to Complete all agency-required training and certifications within 90 days of hire (CPR/First Aid certification, Level One Med Aid Certification, Abuse/Neglect training, etc.) as required by DMH.

-Ability to lift 50 lbs

Client Care Responsibilities include:

-encouraging personal care as needed

-encouraging community outings

-teaching and encouraging cleaning

-teaching and encouraging cooking

-passing medications

-teaching and encouraging money management if able

-quality documentation

Experience with or open to learning

-challenging behaviors

-positive behavior supports

-knowledge of developmental disabilities, including autism

-knowledge of mental illness

-creative teaching methods

-teaching daily living skills

-working in a team and leading a team

*HE.R.O.E.S. is a drug-free workplace*

Posting ID: 672042191 Posted: 2021-11-20 Job Title: Direct Support Professional