Sertoma Centre DSP Open Interviews
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
4:30pm-6:30pm CST
4100 West 127th Street
Alsip, IL 60803
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NOW HIRING FULL-TIME AND PART-TIME DSPs IN THE SOUTH SUBURBS FOR OUR RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM.
Direct Support Professionals (DSPs). DSPs work directly with adults with developmental disabilities who may also be impacted by mental illness, physical disabilities, and/or intellectual disabilities. DSPs are caring individuals who provide support to individuals with disabilities in a community-based setting. DSPs provide assistance with daily activities such as meal preparation and planning, personal care, and medication administration. DSPs facilitate and participate in community activities. DSPs enhance the quality of life for those we serve!

SOUND LIKE FUN? ATTEND OUR OPEN INTERVIEWS.


Job Qualifications:
  • No experience necessary with positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • High school diploma or GED recognized by the Illinois Department of Human Services.
  • Demonstrated eighth grade reading level.
  • Valid Illinois driver's license; at least 23 years old with a clean MVR (for Residential Program).
  • Ability to pass criminal background check; pre-employment drug screening and physical.
 
Position Responsibilities
  • Providing supervision to individuals as outlined in the Personal Plan (PP).
  • Work as a team to create and maintain a safe and healthy environment that fosters independence and self-determination.
  • Complete all required documentation including, but not limited to, daily progress notes, intervention plans, goal tracking, incident and accident reports, baseline data, and attendance.
  • Assist individuals with personal care.
  • Behavior management and crisis response.
  • Overnight shifts: Bed checks and morning routine.

As a Full-Time employee with Sertoma Centre, you will receive:
  • Generous paid time off.
  • Eleven paid holidays per year; double time for holidays worked (non-exempt employees).
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Benefits; Free: Life/AD&D Insurance, Long-Term Disability Insurance, and Employee Assistance Program; Voluntary: Life/AD&D Insurance and Critical Illness Insurance.
  • 403(b) (Retirement Savings Plan) with company match.
  • Access to the Alsip Park District Fitness Center for $10.00 per month.
  • Tuition assistance.
  • Reimbursement for conferences and seminars.
  • Recognition and service awards.
  • Ongoing training and development.
  • Eligible for loan forgiveness under Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).

As a Part-Time employee with Sertoma Centre, you will receive:
  • Generous paid time off.
  • Time and a half for holidays worked (non-exempt residential employees).
  • 403(b) (Retirement Savings Plan) with company match.
  • Access to the Alsip Park District Fitness Center for $10.00 per month.
  • Reimbursement for conferences and seminars.
  • Recognition and service awards.
  • Ongoing training and development.
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