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Req. No. 17-0024
Direct Support Staff
Support people with disabilities
Location:
Stillwater, MN
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Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
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Can you work independently, prioritize and multi-task, and do you have a desire to help individuals of varying abilities live their dreams? Start a career that counts with a proven leader in the social service industry known for professionalism, respect and providing quality services! Dungarvin is seeking Direct Support Staff in the metro area. Consider Dungarvin if you are looking for a place with the highest quality of services and staff appreciation. Dungarvin is the right place for you! At Dungarvin, our direct support staff are responsible for providing and coordinating direct services and healthful lifestyle supports to individuals with varying mental and physical disabilities.

The direct support staff must possess:

  • A sincere desire to provide individualized supports to persons with developmental disabilities.
  • The ability to make sound judgments when given guidance and priorities.
  • The ability to work as a team member to maintain consistency and quality supports.
  • The ability to communicate effectively with other staff members.

Benefits are available to those scheduled 30+ hours per week:

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid life and additional insurance packages
  • Flexible spending
  • 401K
  • Paid time off and more

Responsibilities:

  • Supervising, teaching and assisting the individuals in every aspect of their lives according to their Individualized Support Plans (ISP) with the goals of fostering increased independence, choice and empowerment.
  • Assisting in maintaining a clean and safe living environment.
  • Assisting in meal preparation, hygiene, completion of various household duties, and community integration.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have computer skills to electronically document throughout your shift using Therap.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Auto liability coverage.
  • Acceptable criminal background and driving record.

Competitive pay based on experience, benefits, 401K and opportunities for advancement!

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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