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Direct Support Professional - ($15.25 Hourly & BONUSES!!!)

Company: Parker Personal Care Homes
Location: Lakewood
Posted on: May 4, 2021

Job Description:

Why work at Parker Personal Care Homes and what can we offer you?We can offer you a diverse community and opportunities for growth! In a community, people share each other's triumphs and struggles. As an organization that takes pride in the community we've created, we are determined to remain true to our core values, and, because of that, we provide extensive training and hands-on learning opportunities to our employees. As a larger organization, there are lots of opportunities for growth here, and we are always excited to promote from within. Our goal is to maintain a culture of happiness, career satisfaction and personal growth - all while providing excellent services to our customers. PPCH Mission: Our mission is to build an inclusive and supportive community for the people we serve, and we are doing just that, one individual at a time. We're currently hiring for Direct Support Professional positions! Please review all open positions on our main page of the career center. Our DSP position at Day Program starts at $15.25 per hour!! As of 03/08/21, there is a Sign-On Bonus for this position!! Also, when viewing other positions please note if they're Sign-On & Retention Bonus eligible. You may contact our recruiter for further details.Position Duties:--- Following all individual Service Plans, Individual Service and Support Plans, and the recommendations of team members.--- Establish and follow approved calendar of appropriate community activities.--- Providing daily documentation, as per PPCH policies and the procedures and rules/regulations of the Division for Developmental Disabilities.--- Assisting customers with all activities of daily living; Toileting, eating, hygiene, etc. (may include physically transferring customers from wheelchairs to toilet, changing table or chair).--- Ensure the safety and well-being of all customers throughout the day by providing property supervision and assisting with safety skills.--- Provide activities and social interactions with customers that are age appropriate and that ensure they are treated with dignity and respect.--- Ongoing communications with supervisors, team members, family members and all other stakeholders regarding any issues, concerns, problems (i.e. programmatically and medically).--- Provide supervision and assistance door to door for each customer--- Review safety checks and communicate any concerns regarding PPCH vehicles.--- Being familiar with all PPCH policies and procedures as well as those outlined by the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing Qualifications:--- High School diploma or equivalent--- Any experience or knowledge of the health care field--- Working with others in a health care capacity--- Good oral and written communication skills--- Knowledge of Microsoft Office components--- Professional attitude and teamwork mentality--- Outstanding attendance and ability to self-direct--- Current/Valid Colorado Driver's License--- Able to safely operate a 15-passenger vanMinimum Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:--- Must be comfortable supporting people with extensive behavioral support needs, including willingness to implement Non-violent Crisis Intervention techniques. Training is provided by PPCH.--- Must be able to lift approximately 75 lbs. --- Requires repetitive lifting and carrying of approximately 15 lbs as it pertains to consumer care items--- Must be able to push/pull a wheelchair with a consumer of moderate weight.--- Must be able to operate a vehicle in varying weather conditionsThe above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of essential functions, responsibilities or requirements. Come be a part of our community and help us continue building it, one individual at a time! Learn More About Us: Like & Follow Us: We're looking forward to hearing from you!!PI133914623

Keywords: Parker Personal Care Homes, Denver , Direct Support Professional - ($15.25 Hourly & BONUSES!!!), Other , Lakewood, Colorado

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