Direct Support Professional - Residential


Published on 03/13/2024MOKA - Grand Rapids, MI
$16.85 per hourFull Time

Description

Love what you do. Love where you work. MOKA is seeking Direct Support Professionals to work in Residential homes throughout Kent county. Locations available in Grand Rapids, Walker, Belmont, Byron Center, Grandville, Wyoming, Kentwood and Caledonia.

These positions start at $16.85to $17.36 depending on experience. 

Full time and part time positions available on 1st/2nd/3rd Shifts. No experience needed, MOKA provides paid training.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Residential Support Staff cares for individuals with disabilities in a residential environment.

Essential Functions: Include the following, other duties may be assigned

Advocates for those served on personal and family levels.

Observes and documents changes in the physical and mental condition of those served.

Administers first aid and simple nursing procedures as needed.

Ensures the privacy and dignity of those served and reports any suspected abuse or neglect.

Transports individuals to and from community locations using an agency vehicle or personal vehicle as needed.

Administers programs to individuals and documents progress, as prescribed.

Assists in meal preparation, cleaning, small home repairs and light residential maintenance duties.ยท

 

Requirement

Minimum requirements

Must be 18, high school diploma or GED preferred and have a valid drivers license. Additional minimum requirements for positions which require driving, see website for details.

Benefits

These positions offer flexible schedules, paid training, paid time off, 401(k) matching, tuition reimbursement and health, dental and vision insurance for positions meeting eligibility requirements.

Interested applicants need to complete the online application at www.moka.org/careers.

About MOKA

Creating opportunities for independence and acceptance in our communities by supporting children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities in making choices, building relationships, sharing places, developing skills, enhancing reputations and contributing back.

Location715 Terrace Street, Suite 201, Muskegon, MI 49440
Websitehttp://www.moka.org/careers

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