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Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Santa Fe, NM
Category: Supported Living
Wage: $16.00
Sign-On Bonus: n/a

Description:

Join Benchmark Human Services and positively impact the lives of other people. Benchmark is a national leader in providing services to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. Our Santa Fe office is seeking qualified and devoted leaders to serve as a Direct Support Professional in our supported living homes. Successful applicants will attend paid training to obtain required certifications. No experience necessary, learn on-the-job.

Since 1960, Benchmark has been empowering marginalized populations to see their potential. We are committed to realizing the full potential of EVERYONE – those we serve, our partners and vendors, and our employees, who bring our mission to life each day. We actively strive to be a workplace that honors the unique experiences of our employees. Benchmark believes we are stronger, better, more effective in our pursuits when we are diverse; when we are equitable; and when we create space for everyone to be their authentic selves.

Click here to see what it’s like to work at Benchmark: Benchmark Human Services Strength & Heart Video

Why Benchmark:

  • Ability to hang out, watch movies/sports, play video/board games with your client
  • 1 on 1 personalized care
  • Develop a mentorship/relationship with the client: go to sporting events and on van rides
  • Become a person client’s trust and look-up to

Schedule 12 hour shifts (part-time or full-time):

  • Open available shifts: 7am-7pm and 7pm-7am
  • Must be available to work weekends

Benefits:

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • PTO and Sick Time
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Employee discounts with various vendors
  • Flexible hours (part-time, full-time, weekends)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Ensuring a supportive and clean home for people served
  • Develop a Positive rapport while serving as a role model to create a safe and encouraging environment
  • Teach life skills to individuals served that increase independence
  • Document data displaying success of client goals and progression
  • Direct and encourage the participation in beneficial community activities
  • Work independent or with co-workers to enhance the growth of individuals served
  • Participate in on-going professional training

General Qualifications:

  • Reliable transportation required
  • Valid auto insurance and driver’s license required
  • High school diploma or GED required

Apply online at Benchmarkhs.com/Careers and select New Mexico | Call or Text Lindsey: 314-412-5828

EEO and Affirmative Action Employer, Veterans, Women and Individuals with Disabilities encouraged to apply

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