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Direct Support Professional FT & PT

Location: Cranston
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

To keep everyone safe and healthy, we are conducting a virtual interview for this position

Your Passion, Our Profession

"It's great to know that in these stressful times we can still put smiles on faces" ~Walter P. West Bay Employee

Direct Support Professionals provide valuable, supportive care in a quality-based, motivating environment for people with intellectual, emotional and developmental disabilities in their community and homes. An essential element of this job is to convey steady encouragement to ensure the growth of skills needed for daily living; this includes establishing high-quality relationships. DSP's promote healthy living, healthcare management, and natural supports. Staff develop skills and abilities to remain calm during demanding situations, while ensuring the maintenance of a healthy and safe home environment. A perfect position for students seeking flexible hours and gaining hands on experience in all facets of the human service industry. Weekend hours required for all position.

Minimum Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED equivalent; valid driver's license with a good driving record; Clean criminal background check; and reliable transportation to work.
  • Must be able to: lift 25 to 50lbs; bend/squat, or kneel without limitation.

What we offer you:

  • $13.25 to $14.25 hourly
  • Locations in Cranston/Johnston/Warwick/Coventry
  • Outstanding Platinum Plan Benefits that include
  • BCBSRI Insurance- LOW BI-WEEKLY Employee Contributions: Individual $38.81; Family $76.51
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) Secondary payer for all services that hit the deductible
  • Delta Dental
  • Life insurance (Agency paid)
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Time
  • Tuition Reimbursement ($2400.00 per year)
  • AFLAC Supplement Benefits: Accident; Cancer; Life Insurance
  • Employee Health & Wellness events
  • Employee Discounts
  • Career Development & Advancement Opportunities for those interested in the human service field



Keywords: WEST BAY RESIDENTIAL SERVICES, INC., Cranston , Direct Support Professional FT & PT, Other , Cranston, Rhode Island

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