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Req. No. 17-0238
Medical Direct Support Professional
Assist people with disabilities
Location:
South Bend, IN
Schedule:
Full Time & Part Time
Education:
High School/GED
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Compensation:
$11.25/Hour
Special Note:

NEW INCREASED PAY RATE: $11.25/HOUR

The Medical Support Direct Support Professional (DSP) is responsible for working cooperatively with the lead direct support professional, nurse and program director to develop, implement and evaluate individual care and programming. This position reports any program or personnel issues, including issues with household, medical or maintenance needs, directly to the program director or lead direct support professional.

The Medical Support Direct Support Professional is responsible for providing direct services to the individuals, including scheduling and conducting medical appointments and ensuring that medical documentation is communicated and properly filed. They also promote the maximum level of functioning of the individuals served by assisting individuals served in maintaining a clean and safe living environment, preparing meals and supervising, training and assisting the individuals in every aspect of their lives.

BENEFITS:

  • Flexible schedules, including part-time and full-time opportunities
  • 401(k) plan available
  • Paid time off
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Employee referral bonus program
  • Paid training

Apply now to start your career in the human services industry today!

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma/GED equivalent.
  • Must possess a sincere desire to provide direct service to persons with developmental disabilities, as well as work as a team member to maintain consistency and quality in programming.
  • Valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record, as defined by our insurance carrier.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook).

The following education, experience and/or certifications would be an asset, but are not required:

  • Education/experience working in services with individuals who have developmental disabilities or other healthcare setting preferred.
  • Familiarity with customer relationship management and timekeeping software (e.g., Therap and Kronos) is preferred.

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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