Direct Support Professional

  • Sevita
  • Henrico, VA
  • time-alarm-solid 02-08-2024

Job Description

Join our team at Sevita as a Direct Support Professional, where you will provide community-based services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Be part of a mission-driven team that believes in every person's right to live well and have a fulfilling career. Your role will involve assisting individuals with their personal hygiene, behavioral challenges, and complex needs, while fostering meaningful relationships and supporting their development goals.

Responsibilities

  • Help individuals grow, learn, and live well.
  • Develop real relationships and provide support tailored to individual needs.
  • Promote community integration and participation in preferred activities.
  • Support personal hygiene, behavior management, and developmental goals.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Six months of experience in human services, direct care, or care coordination preferred.
  • Must be patient, compassionate, reliable, and responsible.
  • Valid Driver's license and access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance.

Benefits

  • Competitive Pay with benefits package for full-time employees.
  • Paid time off and holiday pay.
  • Supervisory support and job security.
  • Opportunities for learning, development, and career growth.

Apply now and begin a rewarding career at Sevita, a leader in home and community-based specialized health care.