Bethesda Lutheran Communities, Inc.

  • DSP - 60 HR NOC - Eastern Ave - Plainfield, IL

    Location
    US-IL-Plainfield
    ID
    2018-10892
    Category
    Direct Support
    Type
    Regular Part-Time Benefit Eligible (60-79 hours)
  • Overview

    Why Work Here?
     
    “An opportunity to help those with developmental disabilities live life to the fullest!”
     
    If you are looking for full-time or part-time work as a caregiver, look no further than Bethesda Lutheran Communities!

    Responsibilities

    What you'll be doing:
    - Providing support to people by assisting in the development and implementation of all support plans.
    - Providing interaction and choices for activities that support a meaningful day.
    - Assisting people with daily needs and helping them achieve personal goals/desires as well as independence in activities of daily living.
    - Assisting with information gathering for Personal Outcome Measures, and other assessments.
    - Assisting people with maintaining a clean, safe, and orderly home by following safety and infection control procedures.
    - Documenting and reporting routine and unusual events in a concise, understandable, and legible manner.
    - Assisting people with fiscal management while safeguarding their funds. This may include completing ledgers, reconciling accounts and assisting people with spending choices.

    Qualifications

    Necessary Qualifications:
    - Must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.
    - High school graduate or equivalent and be 18 years of age or older.
    - Must be willing to undergo a background check, a drug test and a TB test.
    - Ability to stand for 8 hours at a time and to lift at least 50 pounds.
    What we want to see from you:
    - High school graduate or equivalent and be 18 years of age or older.
    - Must possess a valid driver's license and a good driving record.
    - Must be willing to undergo a background check, a drug test and a TB test.
    - Ability to lift at least 50 pounds.
    - Ability to stand, bend and lift objects and/or persons daily.
    - Must be able to stand for 8 hours at a time.
    - Must possess good verbal, reading, and written communication in English; basic math skills; and basic computer skills.
    - Ability and willingness to successfully complete and apply training.
    - Must be certified to be free of communicable diseases by a physician (post employment physical).
    - Flexibility with respect to hours of work and changing conditions.

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