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Req. No. 16-0048
Direct Support Professional
Support people with developmental disabilities
Location:
Rohnert Park, CA
Schedule:
Full Time & Part Time, Weekdays
Education:
High School/GED
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Compensation:
Starting wages of $14.20/hour with an increase upon completion of 1st year.
Special Note:

Starting wages of $14.20/hour with an increase upon completion of 1st year.

We are looking for 2 Direct Support Professionals to join our team at our Dungarvin Rohnert Park day program. We support individuals with developmental disabilities in overcoming their behavioral challenges and reaching their goals and dreams by providing education, assistance, role modeling, supervision and encouragement. We offer activities on-site, as well as outings and participation in local community events.

Job duties include:

  • Assisting individuals in increasing their basic life skills through guidance and role modeling.
  • Providing direct care and support with daily activities such as mealtime and personal care.
  • Assisting individuals with planning and achieving goals.
  • Implementing positive behavior support plans.
  • Driving company vehicles to activities in the community.

Requirements:

  • Employees must have a sincere desire to support individuals with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, autism and epilepsy.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have basic computer knowledge.
  • Have the physical ability to lift over 50 lbs frequently and over 100 lbs occasionally.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Current, valid driver's license and an acceptable driving history.
  • Be able to pass DOJ and FBI background checks.
  • Physician's clearance and a TB test clearance.
  • Drug screening.
  • High school diploma or GED.

Positions:
Full-time and part-time positions are available. All positions are weekday shifts.

Salary:
Dungarvin offers starting wages of $14.20 per hour with an increase upon completion of the first year.

Paid training includes:

  • CPR First Aid
  • Lifting and transferring
  • OSHA
  • HIPAA

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 401(k) Employee Assistance Program
  • And more

Come and join our team to experience a rewarding position with a national provider of services to people with developmental disabilities. We would love to hear about your skills, education, and experience!

To apply, please email your resume to gchavez@dungarvin.com

If you have experience in the following fields, we encourage you to apply: Behavior Technician, Job Coach, Direct Support Professional, Caregiver, DSP, Counselor, Aide, Coach, Behavior Intervention, Instructor, Skills Trainer, Social Services, ABA, Mental Health Specialist.

Dungarvin is an equal opportunity employer who provides a work environment that is filled with opportunities for personal challenges and rewards. In addition to competitive compensation, benefits and opportunities for growth, we also provide you the chance to make a daily difference in the lives of people with disabilities.


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