Affinity Residential Care - Direct Support Professional
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The Company: Affinity Care MN is a fast-growing Assisted Living & Home Care company helping individuals with disabilities live with dignity with our exceptional care.
The Role: Direct Support Professional - We are looking for a DSP/Independent Living Skills Worker (ILS) to work in our independent apartments program. The primary function is to provide services to adults with Developmental Disabilities, Mental Illness, and/or Chemical Dependency in the client’s home.
Location: Possible travel between Bloomington, St. Paul, and Minneapolis
Pay: This is an hourly role - $17-$19
Hours: Full Time and Part Time Available - 20-40 hours per week (11-7pm, 2-6pm, 4-8pm, Every other weekend)
What Kind Of Qualifications Do You Need?
High School Diploma or its equilvalent
Possess a valid driver's license, access to an insured vehicle.
Minimum of one year of experience caregiving or working with individuals with disabilities.
Ability to move intermittently throughout the day.
Make independent decisions when circumstances warranted.
Ability to use electronic charting system and complete daily communication.
This Role Is For You If...
You demonstrate a positive demeanor
You are passionate about providing person-centered support
You empower individuals with mental illness, intellectual and developmental disabilities.
You are excited to assist with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's) and teach independent living skills.
You enjoy assisting clients in peer support and socialization activities.
You are able to offer information, resources, and referral services to clients to assist in the attainment of client-generated goals.
You're a team-player and are fired up to work with a multi-cultural company that is making a positive difference in the community by supporting those with disabilities.