Direct Support Professionals - ADS Autism, Disablities, Person Centered
Perspectives Corporation | N Kingstown, RI
Perspectives Corporation seeks caring, creative, flexible, reliable staff to work with people who have developmental and intellectual disabilities. Full-time and part-time positions are currently available in our Adult Day Services - Community Based and Independent Living Programs.
Perspectives Corporation’s Adult Day Services and Independent Living Programs consist of center-based programs and community-based programs which provide services from Providence to Westerly areas.
Direct Support Professionals working in Center-Based Programs focus on engaging participants in various social settings, promoting healthy living and leisure activities, employment development, life-long learning and self-determination. Most participants utilizing center-based programs live in a residential setting, Shared Living Arrangement (SLA) or with family members.
Direct Support Professionals working in Independent Living Programs primarily focus on assisting participants with managing their healthcare, i.e., medical/dental appointments, benefits (SSI, food stamps), and budgeting. Direct Support Professionals working in Independent Living Programs provide home-based and community-based services to participants who live in their own home.
We require a favorable criminal record check, safe driving record and access to an insured vehicle. High School Diploma/GED equivalent.
Perspectives Corporation offers competitive rates of pay, flexible schedules, excellent medical and dental benefits, generous time off, 401K Retirement Plan, Flexible spending, health club membership discounts, AAA membership discounts, Aflac Supplemental Insurance (optional at employee’s expense), Verizon mobile discount, community activities/company events, employee referral bonuses, employee recognition programs and incentives, a rewarding experience, and a great working environment.
Perspectives Corporation also promotes employee development with advancement opportunities within the agency, tuition reimbursement, Management “In-Training” Programs, comprehensive New Employee Orientation and continued training opportunities, American Sign Language (ASL) classes, DSP Mentor Program, and CPR Certification.
Visit our website at www.perspectivescorporation.com to submit an on-line employment application.