The Arc Lexington is seeking a Direct Support Professional (DSP)/Driver to join our Residential team. Direct Support Professional (DSP) are the heart of our Agency with their compassion, dependability, and dedication. DSP's provide compassionate and respectful care to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, delivered in a person first manner, as we continually strive to support people to realize their goals and dreams.
Experience LexLife with our Increased Starting Rates!!!
This position will focus heavily on transporting employees to specific destinations in a safe and timely fashion on the weekends during the hours of 9pm-9am. The remaining hours would be spent providing direct support to the people supported in our residential homes. It is preferred that the ideal candidate have a High School Diploma or GED. A valid NYS license is required.
- Transport employees to and from specified destinations safely and on-schedule
- Provide a safe and healthy environment for people with varying levels of intellectual and physical disabilities.
- Support people of all ages with intellectual disabilities to lead a self-directed life, make connections with people and places and build trusting relationships to promote personal and community quality of life.
- Provide accurate and timely documentation of services using the agencies electronic record system
We offer a competitive salary and exceptional benefits along with the opportunity to work in a team-oriented environment. If you are looking for a career that matters, this is it!
*** This position may qualify for up to $3000 of the Healthcare Bonus Award! ***
Lexington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: Lexington is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.