Be a part of one of the fastest-growing caregiving agencies in Southern California!
The Direct Support Professional (DSP) at Care Partners is the most important member of the Care Partners Team. Working 1-on-1 with Care Partners clients and families, our DSPs bring love, empathy and compassion to our clients by assisting children, teens, and adults with autism and other disabilities with important activities of daily living (ADLs) as well as companionship and support.
At Care Partners, we want to bring on the best and provide you with meaningful personal relationships and professional employment.
Our ideal candidate starts with the following:
At least 18 years old
Previous experience as a DSP is preferred but not necessary
Ability to read and write in English
Eligible to work in the US (must provide valid ID's)
Access to reliable transportation
Ability to pass a TB & drug test as well as a basic physical
A positive and caring attitude
Willingness to learn and grow
What We Can Provide For You:
Location 'We'll do our best to provide clients as close to you as possible.
Flexibility ' We understand how difficult it can be to find a job that balances your time with school, kids, or other priorities. We'll do our best to provide flexible options that work with your schedule with shifts between 4 and 12 hours per day (live-in options are available, too)
Education/Learning ' Free certifications and courses will be at your fingertips every day to help you grow in your position and gain professional experience for future opportunities.
Competitive Pay - Fair hourly pay & overtime when applicable
Employment Benefit - healthcare and 401k for qualifying full-time employees after 1 year
Gas Compensation ' We'll provide you with the technology to track your mileage and we'll compensate travel between and on the job with clients.
$200 sign-on bonus for DSPs who remain with us for at least 2 months
Referral bonus if you refer us any additional caregivers/DSPs who are hired on to Care Partners (bring your friends)
Bonuses, incentives & ability to increase your hourly pay rate based on excellent performance and attendance
Once You Are Hired, Here's What Working with Care Partners Looks Like:
1. You will lead first by demonstrating an understanding of the Care Partners At Home mission: We will create deep meaningful relationships with our clients, their families, our associates, and partners resulting in the establishment of high energy environments focused on true person centered caring, while increasing the quality of their lives, and ours, within every interaction.
2. You will engage your client with the purpose of understanding their unique needs so as to best represent, advocate and provide feedback to both the organization and family when appropriate.
4. You will provide basic Direct Support Professional services to clients as identified by Care Partners in the client's Daily Care Plan. Typical activities you will assist with include:
Dressing, bathing, toileting and grooming assistance
Meal preparation and feeding assistance
Assistance with light housework
Companionship and games
Walking and transfer assistance
5. You will prepare and maintain accurate and timely client notes, documenting the tasks you performed with the client, any client issues or any positive client interactions.
All interested applicants can apply directly here: https://carepartners.clearcareonline.com/apply/
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Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour
Benefits:401(k),Flexible schedule,Health insurance,Referral program