Sunrise Services, Inc.

Job Title

Direct Support Professional

Job Type

Full Time

Job Description

Sunrise Services, INC. is seeking Direct Support Professional’s for our Supported Living Program!

We are looking for dynamic, responsible, energetic individuals who are passionate about helping people grow and succeed! As a Direct Support Professional you would be responsible for supporting a person living in and engaging with the community. If contributing to something meaningful and making a difference describes you, we want to hear from you! Come join a dynamic, team-driven environment, that features an abundance of opportunity for growth and development!

No experience? We will pay you while we train you! Must be available to take classes on weekdays.

About the Program:

The Supported Living Program (SL) provides community living services for adults with a wide range of disabilities and mental health challenges. The SL program promotes self-determination, independence, and competence for clients.

Direct Support Professionals work with adults with developmental disabilities in a residential setting, assisting clients with activities ranging from personal grooming and meal preparation to shopping, housekeeping and recreational outings.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Support participants to:
Shop, bank, eat, work, worship and make friends within the community.
Provide transportation for the client.
Meet with others and participate in activities with other members of the community.
Foster positive self-esteem and a sense of self-worth.
Foster opportunities to choose valued social roles.
Support opportunities to influence perceptions of the person’s value by self and others.
Assist clients with personal care or home management tasks
Perform home management tasks such as laundry, shopping, and light housekeeping
Assist with making and preparing meals
Peri-care as needed
Maintain positive and courteous relationships with clients
Accompany clients to events or on community outings
Medication administration as mandated and trained
Assist with personal grooming as needed
Use an iPad and a program to track medications and behaviors
Assist with other tasks as needed

Requirements: (Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience)

Education: High school diploma or GED
Other Considerations:
Must be able to pass a DSHS background check
Fingerprinting required
Must attend mandatory training classes
Must have a valid driver’s license, a clean 1 year driving abstract, and proof of insurance ($50,000)
Must work one mandatory weekend shift
Obtain NAR and complete Nurse Delegation training within 30 days of completing mandatory training. Ability to be delegated by a Registered Nurse is required before working with clients who need nurse delegated medications.
Use a smartphone to clock in and out with
Use an iPad to log medication and client behaviors

Shifts:

Full & part-time available
Morning, overnights, & weekends available (weekend availability is required)

Compensation & Benefits:

Wage depends on experience, starts at $19 – $24.94/hour
Medical & Vision
Dental
Paid Vacation/Sick
401K (Currently matching 50%)
FREE $10,000 Life Insurance policy
College savings plan

Why Sunrise Services INC?

An abundance of opportunity for growth and development
Supportive, Team-driven culture
Competitive benefits and Compensation plan
Making a true difference in the community, and the lives of vulnerable individuals

Proclamation 21-14 requires COVID-19 Vaccinations for employees, volunteers, and contractors that work in a healthcare setting.  In accordance with the Governor’s proclamation, Sunrise Services employees are required to be fully vaccinated.  Proof of vaccination status will be required upon hire.

To comply with Federal law, Sunrise Services participates in E-Verify. All newly-hired employees are queried through this electronic system established by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Social Security Administration (SSA) to verify their identity and employment eligibility. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Contact Name

Claire Matthewson

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(425) 493-5837