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Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Columbus, OH
Category: Supported Living
Wage: Up to $19.60
Sign-On Bonus: n/a

Description:

Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. The Columbus, OH office is seeking qualified and caring people to work as a Direct Support Professional (DSP/CNA/Care Giver/Home Health Aide).  Successful applicants will attend paid training to obtain required certifications. No experience is necessary, learn on-the-job.   2nd and 3rd shift open.

** New Pay Rate Increases! **

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

Benefits:

  • Competitive wages based on experience
  • Health and dental insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities

Responsibilities Include:

  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Ensuring a safe and clean home for people served
  • Develop a positive rapport while serving as a role model to create a safe and caring environment
  • Teach skills to individuals served that increase independence such as eating, cooking and bathing
  • Document data displaying the individual served goals and progression
  • Assist in finding and participating in meaningful 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
  • Valid auto insurance and driver’s license
  • High school diploma or GED

Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at www.BenchmarkHS.com/Careers

 

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