Franziska Racker Centers Direct Support Professional - Awake Overnights - Dryden in Dryden, New York

Direct Support Professional - Awake Overnights - Dryden

Job Type:Full-Time

Location:Dryden, NY

Job Description:This is a really rewarding job, and one where I'm proud to show my kids what I do. Antoinette D., Direct Support ProfessionalJoin one of our residential teams and help create opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities to learn, grow, make new friends and actively participate in their community. Successful candidates will have demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a team, strong written and oral communications skills, and commitment to furthering human interdependence. Day-to-day responsibilities may include cooking, cleaning, shopping, meal preparation, laundry, etc. Will also assist individuals living in the residence with eating, getting in and out of wheelchair, bathing, etc. as needed.Full-time positions available in the Dryden area for Overnight/Awake hours.Starting pay is $11.00 to $11.50 per hour depending on experience.Direct Support Professionals have used this role as a stepping stone to other progressively responsible positions within the agency. Growth opportunities include Senior Direct Support Professional, Shift Coordinator, Systems Coordinator, Team Director, Senior Team Director, and Regional Director, with no limit on the number of Senior Direct Support Professionals we employ!Requirements:High school diploma or equivalent is required. All Direct Support Professional positions are for approved drivers: three years driving experience, at least 20 years of age, and a clean driving record.We offer health, dental, vision, and life insurance, as well as 403(b), paid time off and tuition assistance for eligible staff working 27.5 hours on a weekly scheduled basis.We are proud to be an EEO Employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace*