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Direct Support Professional

Company: Sevita
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: June 30, 2024

Job Description:

REM Community Services, a part of the -Sevita family, provides community-based services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. -Here we believe every person has the right to live well, and everyone deserves to have a fulfilling career. You'll join a mission-driven team and create relationships that motivate us all every day. Join us today, and experience a career well lived. - OPEN INTERVIEWSWednesday, June 26th, July 10th and July 24th from 10am-2pmWhere: 1220 Industrial Ave, Suite C in Hiawatha -EVERY PERSON DESERVES A FULFILLING CAREER!Insight to what Sevita offers individuals - https://vimeo.com/828350796Direct Support Professionals/Caregivers - Competitive Pay: Hourly rate $14.00-$18.50Team Lead / Lead Direct Support Professional -- Competitive Pay: Hourly rate $19.00-20.00Full benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week, including a 401(k) with a 3% company matchTime Off: -Paid time off plus holiday pay to recharge so you can be your best at workNetwork of Support: Supervisors who care deeply about the participants and your wellbeingJob Security: -A stable job - at an established, growing companyLearning and Development: -We invest in your development and provide the tools and training you need to have a fulfilling career -THRIVE AS A DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL AT SEVITA. EACH DAY, YOU'LL:Be proud of rewarding work helping people grow, learn, and live wellDevelop real, meaningful relationships with the individuals you serveExperience ownership and trust from your leaders to do what's right for participantsTake initiative to help participants be part of the community and enjoy their favorite activitiesSupport participants with developmental goals like budgeting, exercise, and nutrition -You'll assist people with their personal hygiene and support individuals who can have behavioral challenges and other complex needs. If you're compassionate, patient, and find meaning in this type of work, you'll find a promising future at Sevita.WHAT YOU'LL BRING TO SEVITA:Must be 18 years of age or olderEducation: High School Diploma or equivalent (depending on program)Team Lead Experience: Six months of professional experience in human services, direct care, or care coordination is requiredSkills: -Communication, adaptability, multi-tasking, teamwork, time-managementBehaviors: -Patient, compassionate, reliable, responsibleVehicle: Valid Driver's license and access to a registered vehicle with proof of insuranceApply today and explore careers, well lived at Sevita!Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality services and individualized supports that lead to growth and independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or behavioral challenges they face.

We've made this our mission for more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve all over the U.S.
-Sevita is committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. We are committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and respects the unique talents, experiences, and perspectives of our employees and the people we serve. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.PandoLogic. Category:Social Services, Keywords:Direct Support Professional (DSP), Location:Cedar Rapids, IA-52407

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