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Direct Support Professional

Company: The Verland Foundation Inc.
Location: Cheswick
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description: *** $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS *** Verland is hiring Exceptional People to provide Compassionate Care as a Direct Support Professional at our newly renovated Intermediate Care Facility located in Cheswick, PA. Our Mission is that "We believe that every person deserves a safe, enriching, and stable environment in which to thrive with dignity and respect. Our mission is to provide individualized, innovative care and ongoing support for people in our community with complex physical and intellectual challenges. " Verland's Vision is simple "To lead the way in transformative care, for those with complex needs, allowing all individuals the power to live a life of dignity and contribute to our society to the full extent of their abilities." Shifts available:1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Block shifts Primarily 8, 12, and 16 hour shifts available(Flexibility with specific shifts and days upon request) Direct Support Professional duties include: Enrich and support the lives of our residents while maintaining a safe and healthy environmentIntroduce and encourage skill development through active treatment activitiesImplement individualized programs; record all observations and daily progress notes.Participate in planning social, home, and recreational activitiesCooking meals-including different types food consistencies Perform cleaning and laundry duties in the houseTransport clients to appointments and activities in Verland vehiclesBathe, dress, and assist clients with personal hygieneHousekeeping duties as neededOther duties as assignedRequirements: High school diploma/GEDValid driver's licenseReliable means of transportationAbility to lift and transfer without restrictionsMust pass a complete Background and Drug screeningExperience is not requiredBenefits: Minimum of 24 hours worked and employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package:Health (UPMC), Dental (Delta Dental) and Vision InsurancesHealthcare Flexible Spending Account (HSA)Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account403B - Traditional and Roth with Company MatchTuition ReimbursementCompetitive PTO Plan8 Paid HolidaysUp to an extra $2,080 a year in lieu of Health Insurance coverageUp to 2 weeks paid training provided by Verland, to educate new hires on daily living skills, social engagement, personal hygiene skills, along with each individual's support plan/ personal development goals that are essential to improve the daily lives of the individuals that we serve. Completion of training is required at the start of employment.Verland Family Values:Commitment to CommunityCompassionate CareDedication to EmployeesTrust through TransparencyWelcoming Diversity To learn more about our Mission, Vision and Family Values check out our website at Verland.org. PI201491149

Keywords: The Verland Foundation Inc., Pittsburgh , Direct Support Professional, Other , Cheswick, Pennsylvania

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