Description: Lutheran Social Service supports multiple individuals in residential homes across the Metro.
Direct Support Professionals help individuals living in these homes, including, but are not limited to the following: assisting with personal cares, cooking, cleaning, (teeth brushing/showers/dressing/etc.), medication administration, recreational activities, meal preparation, personal hygiene, work and leisure activities, and financial responsibilities.
LSS is looking for people who value the worth of others, respect others and strive for excellence. Previous experience working with people with developmental disabilities is desired. Our vision is that all people have the opportunity to live and work in community with dignity, safety and hope. LSS is looking for persons who are motivated, task oriented, flexible, and willing to go the extra mile to make sure those we serve are satisfied with our service. We need someone who has a passion to help others live their lives with dignity, respect, and options.
Must have a valid driver's license and acceptable driving record based on the organization's drivers eligibility requirements
Acceptable criminal background check based on the organization's and Department of Human Services guidelines.
All hires are required to complete the organization's sponsored training for CPR/First Aid and Medication Administration Certification within 60 days of hire.
Position Information: A variety of part-time positions are available across the Metro. Hiring Rate for daytime and awake overnight shifts is $11.05/hr. Hiring Rate for partial sleep (intermittent) positions is $8.80/hr.
To apply, go to http://www.lssmn.org/MetroDSP/ and download an application.
In the application you may check the times you are available to work and check the locations/shifts for which you wish to be considered.