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Direct Support Professional - DSP

  • Job Number: 4464
  • Date Posted: September 20, 2018
  • Application Deadline:
  • Company Name: Echoing Hills of Northern Ohio
  • Address: 3295 Leavitt Road
  • City: Lorain
  • State: OH
  • Zip: 44053
  • Telephone: 440 989-1400 Ext: 223
  • Fax: 440 989-1402
  • Fax: schutes@ehvi.org
  • Web Address: https:www.echoinghillsvillage.appone.com
  • Contact: HR Coordinator
  • Full-time or Part-time: Part Time
  • Days & Hours: 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts available
  • Type of Work Environment:
  • Healthcare Industry
  • Responsibilities / Skills Needed: Are you looking for a rewarding career that provides educational training and opportunity for professional development? We are currently offering a $500 sign on bonus to new Direct Support Professionals who join our team!

    Echoing Hills Community Living of Northern Ohio is a Christian Ministry dedicated to serving individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.

    With eleven locations in Lorain County, we are currently hiring part-time Direct Support Professionals DSP.
    Call today 440 989-1400, ext. 223 to learn how to begin a fun, rewarding career as a Direct Support Professional DSP with Echoing Hills Community Living! We offer a friendly, engaging work environment, extensive training opportunities for professional development, competitive starting wage, PTO and other benefits.

    Focusing on person-centered care, a Direct Support Professional DSP is responsible for assisting our individuals in fulfilling their desires and needs for an independent life. A Direct Support Professional DSP will perform skill development, housekeeping, laundry, dietary and general maintenance as well as delegated medication passing functions as assigned.

    Qualifications and Skills
    While we provide full training, candidates must meet these minimum requirements to become a Direct Support Professional DSP:
    Must possess a positive, person-centered approach to care
    High school diploma or G.E.D. certificate required
    Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver license, good driving record
    CPR/First aid certification is a plus but not required
    Ability to lift, move and maneuver a minimum of 45 lbs.
    Demonstrated Christian background and ability to fulfill the mission and purpose of our Ministry
    Dependability and a strong work ethic are a must
    Prior experience working with individuals with disabilities is a plus
    Successful completion of a physical, pre-employment background check and drug screening

  • Pay Range:
  • Position Offers: Retirement, Vacation
  • Position Requires: Background Check, Drug Test
  • Apply for this position: Apply Online, Apply in Person, Call Direct, Fax Resume, Via Email