The Arc of Steuben Direct Support Professional I Full Time- 1st Shift in Hornell, New York
Direct Support Professional I Full Time- 1st Shift
20-Nov-2020 to Until Filled (EST)
E. Main St.
Hornell, NY, USA
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FLSA STATUS: Full-time, Non Exempt
LOCATION: Hornell, NY
SHIFT: 1st Shift
The Arc of Steuben is a not-for-profit organization that supports people with developmental and
intellectual disabilities so they realize their goals and dreams and become the best they can be.
As an entry-level Direct Support Professional (DSP), you act as an advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You maintain an environment for the people we support that is fun and promotes their growth. You also ensure the health and safety of the individuals in our program. By understanding individual differences in ability, personality, interests, learning, motivation, likes, and dislikes, you can provide the best support possible.
We offer a competitive starting pay of$12.00/hourthat will increase to $12.50/hour after mandatory paid training. Our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) also enjoymedical insurance, flexible spending programs, paid time off, discount programs, a 401(k)-retirement plan, associate recognition programs,as well asholiday, bereavement, and jury duty pay. We value education, which is whywe offer tuition reimbursement, comprehensive paid training, and by working for a not-for-profit agency you may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!
Saturday 6:00a - 3:00p
Sunday 6:00a - 3:00p
Thursday 6:00a - 3:00p
Friday 6:00a - 3:00p
Mandatory staff meetings every other Wednesday 8:30a - 11:30a
High school diploma or GED
Experience with special needs individuals is preferred
CPR/First Aid/ OPWDD regulated crisis prevention, intervention and resolution strategies within the first 90 days of employment.
Medication Administration- required within one year of full time status.
Valid NYS Driver's license and driving record acceptable to the agency.
HOW TO APPLY: Please apply through our Website:http://arcofsteuben.org
SALARY: $12.00/hour$12.50/hour after mandatory paid training