In-Home Direct Support Professional - Part-Time - Standish
Morrison Center | Standish, ME
The Morrison Center is a private, nonprofit organization that has helped to empower Maine residents of all ages and abilities for over 60 years. In this caring and positive learning environment, each individual’s growth and potential is encouraged, and every personal achievement is celebrated. The Center’s diverse programs include an integrated preschool and childcare, a K-12 special-purpose grade school, adult community support services, residential services, case management, and an all-ages outpatient therapy clinic.
Morrison Center is seeking a caring, creative and energetic DSP team member to provide services and support to an adult with cognitive and physical disabilities in their home. The position is 2 -3 shifts a week (Wednesdays, every other Thurs., and Sundays). The successful candidate will be someone who is comfortable with personal care, help with feeding, and activities of daily living. Some lifting required.
Schedule includes: every Wednesday 1:30-6:00pm, every other Thursday 11:30-5:30, and every Sunday 8:30am-1:30pm.
These hours can be adjusted slightly to meet the staff needs.
Prior experience working with individuals with disabilities is required.
Current certification as a Direct Support Professional is preferred, but this credential may be earned during the first 6 months of employment.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.