Massachusetts Employer Direct Support Professionals in Saugus, Massachusetts
Direct Support Professionals are members of a team responsible for providing high quality direct care services to adults with developmental disabilities. As a nonprofit organization, we believe that every individual deserves the opportunity to reach their full potential. We are looking for both entry level and experienced individuals to work as Direct Support Professionals in our residential homes. The right candidates will be responsible for providing care and assistance to Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. If you have experience working with developmentally disabled adults, or are willing to learn, we encourage you to apply. Full and part time positions available in Burlington, Chelsea, Winthrop, Revere, Waltham, West Roxbury, Hyde Park and Saugus. Please indicate preference for location and shift. Salary Range: $13.50-$17.00 depending on program placement Job Qualifications What you'll do: -Offer guidance for residents during skills building -Develop and implement individual treatment plans for residents -Assist with daily living activities, including meal preparation, money management, doctor?s appointments and assisting with personal hygiene -Ensure appropriate staff-to-client ratio at all time -Develop and promote a supportive relationship with the residents -Support each Individuals existing relationships and assist in increasing their network of friends and acquaintances.