Direct Support Professional
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Post Date: Jan 30, 2024
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: Monday March 4th, 2024
Salary: $20 per hour
Location: US - New Jersey - Augusta
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Our Mission at SCARC is to provide high quality services and supports to people with developmental disabilities and their families in Sussex County. We are now hiring Direct Support Professionals to implement our mission and enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities.

Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) provide all supports necessary for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities to successfully live in their communities. DSPs are advocates for individuals presenting with intellectual, physical, medical, and behavioral challenges, and protect their rights to make choices about their lives. DSP duties include meeting medical and behavioral health needs, social, and activities of daily living skills. Direct Support professionals often provide personal care and assist with mobility and transfers. DSPs are responsible for completing complex documentation and complying with oversight and training regulations.

(full-time, part-time, and per diem 2nd shift, overnight/3rd shift available)

Minimum requirements for employment at SCARC:

18 Years of Age
High School Diploma/GED
Basic Computer Skills
Valid Driver’s License
Acceptable Driving Record
COVID vaccination and booster is required