Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Employer
Bello Machre
Location
Glen Burnie, MD
Posted
Aug 03, 2022
Closes
Aug 13, 2022
Ref
616726512
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Bello Machre is seeking Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) for our Residential Program in Anne Arundel. Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are essential staff and provide loving care for adults with developmental disabilities in their homes throughout Anne Arundel County. The title of Direct Support Professional covers the full scope of positions and roles in our residential program and can be full or part-time. There are shifts daytime, evening, weekend, and overnight positions available. In addition to providing direct support and loving care, our Direct Support Professionals teach the people we support independent living skills, plan community-based activities, and implement individual program plans. Qualifications Must be at least 18 years old A high school diploma or GED required Must have a current driver's license with no more than 5 points Must display a genuine interest in the well-being of adults with developmental disabilities Must demonstrate the ability to resolve problems and conflict effectively Must display a positive attitude when interacting with others Responsibilities Provide outstanding support and services for people with developmental disabilities, enabling them to participate as fully as they wish in all aspects of community life Assist individuals in the development of friendships and other relationships. Assist individuals to become an active participant in their community and to build natural support networks Support and promote people with developmental disabilities by providing choice in obtaining employment, educational, social, and recreational services Be knowledgeable of the person-centered plan for each person and provide support to them according to their plan Company Description Bello Machre - We provide a lifetime commitment of loving care, opportunity, and guidance to people with developmental disabilities in Maryland. Our name is pronounced Bĕllō Mah-cree and means Home Of My Heart. Working for Bello Machre is more than a job. We value our employees' time and training experience. All required training for employees is provided free of charge, and time spent in training is paid. Benefits Paid Sick Time 403B Retirement Plan With Company Contribution Discounted Gym Membership Flexible Spending Accounts: Health and Childcare Tuition Reimbursement Paid Training Long-term Disability Insurance Short-term Disability Insurance Flexible Schedule Vaccination Bello Machre takes the health and safety of our employees, the people we support, and the greater community very seriously. It is our expectation that all employees who are able to get vaccinated and boosted, do so.