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DSP Centerbased

Company: Rise Incorporated
Location: Cottage Grove
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

At Rise, we believe that everyone deserves opportunities to live a life filled with purpose and pride. In our employment, housing, and life-enrichment services, we support people to set and achieve their personal goals. As a nonprofit, every Rise team member is driven by our mission. That shared commitment is the foundation of a workplace that embraces a culture of learning and growth by offering extensive training, competitive salaries, and a fun work environment. We are an inspiring leader in disability services that wants to make a real difference in people's lives!Hiring Bonus: $1,000.00 (paid after 3 month work anniversary)Position Summary:Our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) work directly with people with disabilities in a center-based setting so they can live a life filled with purpose. This position is a Level I DSP based out of a Rise Center. Responsibilities:Provide direct support for people with disabilitiesSupervise production jobs and provide training and resources to advance the work and social skills of persons servedModel appropriate behavior and interactionsPosition may include lifting and transferring adults to/from wheelchairs and assist with personal careContinually inspire personal growth in the people you support by establishing and achieving personal goals and implementing person-centered practicesInput information into Care Director databaseDesign innovative community integration activities (volunteering, outdoor, social) and support persons served on these community outingsProvide daily transportation of persons supported in Rise vans and buses.

Qualifications:Hardworking, flexible and ability to work collaboratively with a teamPatience, kindness, and organizational skillsOpen to or experience working with people with disabilitiesMaintain calm demeanor in handling occasional difficult situations Ability to lift and carry at least 25 poundsA valid drivers license and compliance with Rule 11 and MVR background check requiredPrevious experience is helpful, but we are willing to train the right person!Benefits: Starting: $13.50- $14.50 per hourNo evenings or weekends Medical - Single Employee Medical Coverage under $90/month. Dental under $17, matched 401(k). Life Insurance. FSA. PTO starts at 16 days a year, plus 2 float and 8 paid holidays.PM21 PI135621057

Keywords: Rise Incorporated, Minneapolis , DSP Centerbased, Other , Cottage Grove, Minnesota

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