Direct Support Professional
Posted on: September 21, 2022
Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career while
working with an extraordinary team? - At Merakey, we put heart and
soul into everything we do. We are seeking -Direct Support
Professionals -(DSP)to join our team at our program in Stockton,
CA. - -If you are a Caregiver, Direct Care Worker, Home Health aide
or always wanted to be one, this is the opportunity for you as we
are hiring immediately!Earn $18 - $20 per hour -(rate increases to
$20 per hour once you have received your RBT - Registered
Behavioral Technician certification).$1500 Sign on Bonus for all
full time positionsOur -Direct Support Professionals -(DSPs)
interact and support our individuals with development disabilities
in a variety of potential settings including community, family or
individual homes and generic community settings, as well as Adult
Training Facilities. The DSP will assist with direct care as well
as implementation of behavior plans. We provide a level of care
that enhances the health, safety, dignity and contentment of every
consumer served by assisting and training individuals in the areas
of personal care, communication, and social skill
development.BENEFITSMerakey offers competitive compensation plans,
Work/Life balance, flexible schedules, cell phone discount plan,
employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement and much more!To
fill out an on-line application: -Requisition number: - 75894ABOUT
MERAKEYMerakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and
education non-profit provider with a fifty-year history. We offer a
breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities
across the country. Our belief that every individual has the right
to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment guides all of our
decisions. At Merakey, we care about each other and are committed
to providing the very best care to those we serve. -Merakey
strictly follows a zero-tolerance policy for abuse.Merakey is proud
to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! -We deeply value diversity and
do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic
information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to
creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we
serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to
apply. - -The ideal candidate will possess the following
- Must be at least 18 years old.
- Must have a verifiable/High School Diploma/G.E.D.
- Dual Diagnose experience preferred.
- A valid driver's license is required.
- Must have at least 6 months of experience -providing direct
care to individuals with developmental disabilities, with a focus
on behavioral services; and
- Required to complete a DSP 1 and DSP 2 certification, within 1
year of hired date.
- Required to complete an RBT (Registered Behavior Technician)
certification within 1year of hired date.
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