Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
2/14/2020
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Direct Support Professional- Franklin/Fulton County
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Keystone Human Services | Chambersburg, PA
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Job Description

Keystone Human Services is currently seeking Direct Support Professionals to join our team of professionals in making a positive difference in the lives of our neighbors and the community.

The Work:

* Create a healthy, engaging, typical home for people with intellectual disabilities
* Teach and assist with daily living skills like cooking and light housekeeping
* Provide and assist with direct care such as personal care and hygiene
* Promote and advocate for the health and wellness of the people supported
* Support individuals to become independent, make decisions, and live a meaningful dignified life with valued social roles (ex: friend, neighbor, student, employee)
* Provide transportation within the community and to medical appointments as necessary

The Perks:

* Knowing you make a difference everyday
* Various shifts available
* $13.00 per hour
* Competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K, and more
* Generous paid time off program
* Extensive training and learning opportunities
* Career development and advancement
* Our employees qualify for student loan forgiveness under the public service loan forgiveness (PSLF) program

The Requirements:

* Valid Driver's License with daily access to a privately maintained and insured vehicle
* At least 18 years of age
* Basic computer skills with the ability to utilize internal software programs
* Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
* Successful completion of required trainings within specified timeframes, including First Aid and CPR certifications and others mandated by regulations
* Successful completion of the pre-employment process, including motor vehicle record and criminal background checks
* High School Diploma or Equivalent is preferred

Keystone Human Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Keystone Human Services

Keystone Human Services is a family of nonprofit organizations working together to serve the community, working to help people help people. Keystone is committed to creating an environment where all people can grow, make choices and be valued and contributing members of society. Some of the agencies of Keystone have been providing service to people with disabilities and their families for over eighty years. For thirty of those years, Keystone has been known as Keystone Service Systems. During this time, Keystone has developed a comprehensive array of services and supports for people who are at risk or who have special needs. Keystone has a rich history and a clear Vision of how we can all work to create a better World as well as a set of highly developed Values that guide our work. Keystone is one of the largest and most comprehensive providers of community services bringing over $60,000,000 in resources to the people we serve. These resources are organized into comprehensive systems of care to make the best use of the resource in our care and to provide the most high quality, effective and affordable services to the people we support. Keystone provides community services in 25 counties in Pennsylvania, through out all of Connecticut, in Delaware and in Maryland. Keystone provides a full array of community services in mental health, mental retardation, early intervention, pediatric rehabilitation, autism, child welfare and juvenile justice.