BrightSpring Health Services

COLLABORATIVE PARTNERS - DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL

Job Locations US-MN-SAINT PAUL
ID
2020-8599
Position Type
Full-Time
Line of Business
ResCare Residential Services

Our Line of Business

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Overview

Are you driven to serve and help others in your community?  Caregivers and Direct Support Professionals (DSP) are the heart of our company with their compassion, dependability, and care.  If you want to make an impact by helping people live their best life, read more below and apply today!

Responsibilities

  • Working with a diverse population of people with mental health and/or physical disabilities
  • Work with individuals in the community in their own apartments, Assisted Living Programs and own homes
  • Majority of work hours are in the community working face-to-face with clients
  • Provide training, education and support in all daily living skill areas
  • Services are designed to help clients maintain or increase their independence
  • Locations include Mostly Ramsey County and a few in Hennepin, Dakota, and Washington Counties
  • Full-time, work hours are varied depending on person’s served needs Monday-Friday 9a-5p, 8a-4p, 10a-6p
  • Work independently with clients in the community helping them with life changing experiences including but not limited to, housing, paperwork, budgeting, medical appointments, accessing community resources, shopping, cooking, problem solving, social networking, employment and the list goes on
  • You’ll work with other agencies (housing managers county/state officials, landlords, resource agencies Rep-payees, guardians/conservators, physicians, therapists assisted living programs and other service providers) for the people we serve, just to name a few
  • No medication administration responsibilities
  • No personal care responsibilities

Qualifications

  • 18 years of age
  • Minimum one-year human services experience, preferably Mental Health experience
  • Valid Driver’s license, reliable vehicle and current vehicle insurance
  • Strong communication/documentation skills and able to establish/maintain professional boundaries
  • Self-motivated, excellent time management skills, strong public relation skills
  • Computer skills, you will be issued a laptop

About our Line of Business

ResCare Residential Services has four decades of experience in the disability services field, providing support to individuals who need assistance with daily living due to an intellectual, developmental or cognitive disability.  Our community living services are provided with several thousand programs and a comprehensive range of high-quality services, including: community living, adult host homes for individuals regardless of disability, behavioral/mental health support, in-home pharmacy solutions, telecare and remote support, supported employment and training programs, foster care and day programs. Our affiliates include Brightway Community Living and A Place To Call Home, among others.  For more information, please visit www.rescare.com/residential-services.

Additional Job Information

In this position you will work primarily with those who have developmental disabilities and are living at home or in the community, assisting them in meeting goals set forth in their service plans: developing social networking skills, shopping, problem solving, and group activities.

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