Direct Support Professional
Company: Mosaic Rockford IL
Posted on: September 25, 2022
If making a positive impact in the lives of others is always on
your to-do list -- you'll LOVE working with a team that puts people
We're looking for Direct Support Professionals to join our
As a DSP, you will provide support and guidance to people served as
they learn and develop important daily living skills and life
activities to live as independently as possible.
You will love this job if you are:
A natural helper - you possess the natural instinct to help people
feel more relaxed, safe and confident;
A top-notch listener - you hear the one-of-a-kind stories in every
person you meet and naturally embrace each person's uniqueness;
A dedicated teacher - you have a knack for sensing the emotions of
others and enjoy helping others explore and learn;
A proud advocate - you have an innate desire to stand up for people
who need a voice
A born go-getter - you are always looking for ways to add value,
improve processes, build others up, and make the world a better
What you'll do in this role:
Assist with the development of important daily living skills and
life activities by creating an environment where people can learn,
grow and discover;
Help people identify and achieve the goals most important to them
in order to live their best life possible;
Monitor the comfort and safety of the people we serve while
ensuring their medical, nutritional and personal care needs are
being met; and,
Demonstrate emotional support while assisting with general
housekeeping, meal preparation and laundry duties.
This job may be the perfect fit for you if...
You have a passion for helping others
You're an effective, clear communicator - both written and
You're practically always on time (or early) and strive to exceed
expectations whenever possible
You have excellent time management skills and are able to juggle
multiple responsibilities while communicating honestly about your
timelines, challenges, and questions.
You do whatever it takes and the phrase "That's not my job" is not
a part of your vocabulary.
When you hear the word inclusive or inclusion, you know that is
you. People are people and you consider yourself a people
Desire to make a positive difference in people's lives. No
experience needed. We provide thorough training.
Must be 18 years of age.
Valid U.S. driver's license required, where applicable.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Work requires frequent physical activity including extended periods
of standing, walking, and bending with occasional periods of
sitting, kneeling, climbing, stooping, crouching, squatting and
Work also requires constant reaching between knee and shoulder
level as well as frequent reaching below knee level and
Work requires occasional independent lifting up to 25 pounds,
frequent push/pull up to 40 pounds of force and the ability to
safely transfer 50 pounds.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected
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