Direct Support Professionals
- Job Type:
- Full Time
- Posted Date:
- Oct. 14th 2021
- Craig, CO 81625
$1,500 Hiring Bonus. Do you want to make a difference in the lives of individuals with IDD? Horizons is hiring and training Direct Support Professionals for group homes in Craig. Full-time positions available. Benefits include insurance (medical, dental, vision, life) paid holidays and 3 weeks paid time off. $16.17/hour.
- Provides direct care to those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
- Performs personal care tasks, including assistance with basic personal hygiene and grooming, feeding, and ambulation, medical monitoring, and health care related tasks.
- Fosters positive relationships between caretakers and individuals served.
- Ensures client safety and maintaining a safe environment.
- Reminds and assists clients with self-administration of medications (with proper training).
- Encourages self-help activities.
- Reports changes in client’s condition or family situation to administrators and supervisors.
- Documents services provided.
- Performs home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning.
- Plans meals, shopping for groceries, preparing and serving food/meals, feeding and clean-up.
- Accompanies clients to scheduled appointments and transports clients or running errands for clients.
- Assists with toileting, including bedpans, urinals, and commode chairs as necessary.
- Other duties as assigned.
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- Direct Support Professionals Craig CO 81625