**$1000-$1500 hiring bonus (**call for details)
Is your heart calling you to a greater purpose? Then come join our team!
This position is responsible for providing care and direct support to individuals with disabilities to include, positive direction, and assistance to individuals in accordance with program policies and procedures; and personal outcome measures. We offer paid training.
Provides supports to people by assisting with activities of daily living, cooking, maintaining a clean, safe and orderly home, by following safety and infection control procedures, educates people about maintaining homes.
Will be responsible for taking individuals out on recreation activites, including spiritual life supports, assisting people in achieving their personal goals and desires, providing interaction and choices for activities that support a meaningful day,
Maintains open communication and cooperative work effort with Lead DSP and other staff to assure quality and continuity of support to people served;
Supports the Bethesda Mission, Vision, and Core Values while empowering each person to direct their own life choices;
Reports and/or documents routine and unusual events including completing daily logs, accident reports, outcome data sheets, etc. in a concise, understandable, and legible manner;
Ensures that people exercise their rights and that rights are not restricted without due process, ensures people are treated with dignity and respect;
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school graduate or equivalent. Additional experience with people with developmental disabilities preferred or as required by regulations. Must be 18 years of age, or older.
As applicable, must possess a valid driver license and good driving record as defined by Bethesda policy.
Clear background checks as defined by regulations and policies. Ability to lift at least 50 pounds. Ability to do daily standing, bending, and lifting. Must be able to stand for 8 hours at a time.