Sep 11, 2020

Direct Support Professional - 2nd Shift

  • Arc of Steuben
  • Hornell, NY 14843, USA

Job Description

Direct Support Professional I

Full-time, Non Exempt

Hornell, NY

The Arc of Steuben is a not-for-profit organization that supports people with developmental and intellectual disabilities so they realize their goals and dreams and become the best they can be.

As an entry-level Direct Support Professional (DSP), you act as an advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You maintain an environment for the people we support that is fun and promotes their growth. You also ensure the health and safety of the individuals in our program. By understanding individual differences in ability, personality, interests, learning, motivation, likes, and dislikes, you can provide the best support possible.

We offer a competitive starting pay of $12.00/hour that will increase to $12.50/hour after mandatory paid training. Our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) also enjoy medical insurance, flexible spending programs, paid time off, discount programs, a 401(k)-retirement plan, associate recognition programs, as well as holiday, bereavement, and jury duty pay . We value education which is why we offer tuition reimbursement, comprehensive paid training , and by working for a not-for-profit agency you may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!

Schedule: 2nd Shift

Note: Our Residences are staffed 24/7 We have openings for Day, Evening and Overnight hours all throughout Steuben County . This application is for second shift applicants.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School diploma or equivalent required . CPR/First Aid/AED and SCIP Certification within the first six months of hire. Medication Administration required within one year of full time status. This person must possess a valid NYS driver's license and maintain a safe driving record per agency policy.

HOW TO APPLY: Please apply through our Website: http://arcofsteuben.org

SALARY: $12.00/hour

$12.50/hour after mandatory paid training


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