USA

Direct Care Professional

Alcalde - New Mexico (NM),

Santa Maria El Mirador

Estimated salary $11.80 an hour

Job Description:

Join our Team! We are seeking quality candidates to provide guidance to individuals with Developmental Disabilities in a group home setting. The position of a Direct Care Professional (DCP) is responsible for participant progress and support services to participants while providing community integration activities at all times. Support services to participants include but are not limited to: personal hygiene, housekeeping, cooking, following behavioral, medical and individualized Service Plans to provide a healthy, safe and meaningful environment to our program participants. This can be a rewarding position for the right individual. We have positions open in Santa Fe and Alcalde. The follow information will be requested: HS Diploma/GED, valid Driver's License, Clear Drug Screening and Criminal Background Test.

For more information or for a complete job description, please respond to this notice. Your interest is appreciated. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $11.80 /hour

Experience:

  • healthcare: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • CPR (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Working

days:

  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday

Hours per week:

  • 30-39

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 7PM

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a high school diploma/GED
  • A good fit for applicants with gaps in their resume, or who have been out of the workforce for the past 6 months or more
  • A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the workforce with limited experience and education
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • A job for which people with disabilities are encouraged to apply

Duties:

  • Reading, writing, and carrying out directions
  • Providing companionship and supportive listening
  • Reporting changes in the health or status of the client
  • Feeding clients
  • Maintaining patient’s health equipment
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Transporting client to appointments
  • Facilitating community and recreational outings, including transport
  • Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activities

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