Pathways to Community

South Minneapolis, MN

Job Title:
Direct Support Professional - Crisis Home

If you’re committed to making a difference and serving others is your passion, we want to talk with you!  Located throughout the Twin Cities Metro, Pathways to Community is a human services provider offering family and residential services to youth and adults with developmental disabilities. Our Direct Support Professionals (DSP’s) are key players in the quality of care we offer. Success in this role comes through building meaningful long-term relationships with the Individuals we serve.   From comprehensive and required training to our servant-leadership culture, Pathways realizes our employee’s success leads to higher quality of care for our Individuals.??Join our high energy and collaborative team and truly?make a difference every day!

Responsibilities Our DSP's serve individuals with high or low behaviors, high or low medical needs, and high or low functioning individuals in a variety of ways, which may include:  Support individuals with daily needs, goals, and activities Assist with personal cares as needed Administer medications  Cook meals and help with cleaning Transportation to appointments and community events using personal vehicle

Qualifications To be considered for a position with us, you must:  Be at least 19 years old Carry a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and have daily access to a reliable vehicle  Hold an acceptable driving record  Possess strong English communication skills  Be able to pass a Department of Human Services and nationwide criminal background check  Have availability to work a minimum of 10 hours per week  Be able to work one or more of the following shifts:  Mornings 8 am - 4 pm (weekday or weekend) Evenings 4 pm - 9 pm (weekday or weekend) Awake Overnights (7 on 7 off, 9am - 8 pm) Professional or personal experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities is preferred Professional or personal experience working with individuals with high behaviors is preferred


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