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Direct Support Professional

Company: Heaven-On-Earth Network of Mamou, LLC.
Location: Mamou
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Job Description:

Direct Support Professional-Ville Platte, LA Offering $150.00 bonuses for new employees.Heaven-On-Earth Network of Mamou, LLC is an in-home care provider agency that provides assistance inside the home and community to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.Direct Support Professional Job Responsibilities:

  • Caregiver for adult, with physical diability.
  • Monday thru Friday. Weekends are also available.
  • Client needs help bathing, choosing appropriate clothing, cooking and taking meds. She needs assistance with basic personal hygiene, grooming, feeding, ambulation, and healthcare-related tasks.
  • Ensures client safety and maintaining a safe environment.
  • Reminds and assists clients with self-administration of medications (with proper training).
  • Encourages self-help activities.
  • Reports changes in client's condition or family situation to administrators and supervisors.
  • Documents services provided.
  • Performs home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning.
  • Plans meals, shopping for groceries, preparing and serving food/meals, feeding and clean-up.
  • Accompanies clients to scheduled appointments and transports clients or running errands for clients.
  • Assists with toileting, including bedpans, urinals, and commode chairs as necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned.Hourly rate of pay varies. $8.00 per hourShift available immediatelyDirect Support Professional Qualifications / Skills:
    • Ability to work in home settings
    • Communication skills (verbally and written) with all levels of personnel, internal and external to the company.
    • Ability to handle physical aspects of the job, including bending, stooping, lifting, pushing, pulling, reaching, and walking for periods of time.Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:
      • 18 years of age or older
      • Valid driver's license
      • Valid vehicle insuranceApply in our office or onlineAddress:1321 4th StMamou, LA 70554Phone:337-468-2730Ask for:Heather Thomas or Liz IsraelJob Type: Full-timePay: Up to $9.00 per hourBenefits:
        • 401(k)
        • Health insuranceSchedule:
          • 10 hour shift
          • 12 hour shift
          • 8 hour shift
          • Day shift
          • Monday to Friday
          • Night shift
          • On call
          • Weekend availabilitySupplemental Pay:
            • Signing bonusCOVID-19 considerations:N/AExperience:
              • Caregiving: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:
                • Driver's License (Required)
                • vehicle insurance (Preferred)Shift availability:
                  • Day Shift (Preferred)Willingness to travel:
                    • 50% (Preferred)Work Location:
                      • One locationWork Remotely:
                        • NoWork Location: One location

Keywords: Heaven-On-Earth Network of Mamou, LLC., Lafayette , Direct Support Professional, Other , Mamou, Louisiana

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