Chrysalis Host Home is seeking to hire a part-time Direct
Support Professional (DSP) / In-Home Caregiver. Would you like to
support individuals with developmental disabilities to lead
self-directed, meaningful lives? Are you looking for a part-time
job with Flexible Shifts available that can work with your
schedule? Are you considering a human services career where you can
really make a difference? If so, please read on!
This entry-level position starts at a competitive wage of
$11-$12/hr, depending on experience. In addition, we offer our
full-time employees excellent benefits including health insurance
as well as flexibility and a rewarding experience. If this sounds
like the right entry-level opportunity in human services for you,
As we provide services for people with intellectual and
developmental disabilities, we are people caring for and about
people--a team of over one thousand employees devoted to serving
others. We are transcenders who triumph over the negative and
constantly push beyond the limits. We love our work because we make
a difference every day. We have a cause. It is noble, and our time
and efforts change lives. It is not easy, but it is worth it.
We are always looking for caring people who share our values of
safety, respect, mentoring, accountability, and, of course, fun to
join our team and get paid to make a difference! We support our
team members and work really hard to recognize their contributions.
We also offer a very competitive benefits package to our full-time
employees along with special online training to help them
understand how to get the most out of it.
A DAY IN THE LIFE AS A DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL (DSP) /
As an entry-level Direct Support Professional (DSP) / In-Home
Caregiver, you support people with intellectual and developmental
disabilities to live their best lives as independently as possible.
You provide this support and guidance in their homes or at programs
they attend during the day. As you walk side-by-side with your
participants, you always model appropriate social skills and
behaviors. Your support is needed in many areas of daily living
including medication administration, bathing, hygiene, basic first
aid, shopping, meal preparation, transportation, budgeting,
housekeeping, and home maintenance.
Using effective teaching and mentoring techniques, you also work
with participants to learn new skills and achieve goals. You
provide life skills training in areas such as employment, money
management, and relationship-building. You also assist them with
gaining employment and finding recreational activities that they
enjoy. You are conscientious about reporting any concerns about
their health and safety and keeping documentation accurate and
up-to-date. You are energized by the dynamic team of people you
work with and find the work of supporting people with developmental
disabilities to live amazing lives according to their own needs and
desires extremely rewarding!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR AN ENTRY-LEVEL DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
(DSP) / IN-HOME CAREGIVER
+ Heart for people with developmental disabilities
+ No experience necessary!
Experience working with people with developmental disabilities
is a plus, but we're willing to train you. Are you punctual and
reliable? Can you keep track of multiple tasks and prioritize
effectively? Are you conscientious about following policies and
procedures and discreet with confidential information? Are you calm
and patient? If so, you may be perfect for this entry-level Direct
Support Professional (DSP) / In-Home Caregiver position!
FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME SWING SHIFT OR GRAVEYARD WORK
We have various full-time and part-time shifts available
including part-time swing shifts through out the afternoon. These
shifts are some of the more common shifts but we have more options
and can discuss scheduling in the interview.
We look forward to meeting you!