Caregiver / Direct Support Professional

Columbus, OH

Job status
Full time, Part time
$13.00 – $14.00 Hourly
Job description

Our agency is currently seeking Direct Support Professionals for a home with individuals who have developmental disabilities in the Columbus area. Our goal is to provide proper medical oversight, quality care services, community focused activities to those we assist, and maintaining a positive team outlook.

We provide highly competitive Direct Support Professional wages as well as paid time off (sick leave/ vacation leave) and healthcare benefits (medical/ vision/ dental) for our full-time employees. We also offer room for growth within our company.

Pay starts at $13/hour with two years’ experience in the field and will increase to $14/hour upon completion/verification of what is known as the ‘Competency Based Add On’ through the Department of Developmental Disabilities.

Education requirements
• High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience requirements
• 2 years experience is preferred but training is available for those without. This includes provider training, First Aid/CPR, and medication administration classes for those who qualify.
• Reliable transportation.
• A valid driver’s license with no more than 4 points.
• Assisting individuals who have developmental disabilities and medical care needs in a congregate (group) setting.
• Providing medical care, personal care, meal preparation, housekeeping, transportation, community access, and specialized developmental activities that are tailored to each individual we serve.
Work hours
• Part-time and full-time hours are available.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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