Direct Support Professional
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: September 18, 2023
Interview First - Apply Later
Are you motivated by relationships and your impact on other people?
Do you want to provide direct support to help people live
fulfilling, independent lives and make a career out of it? Working
as a Caregiver for individuals with intellectual and developmental
disabilities is not for everyone, but for those up to it, its
incredibly rewarding work.
DISCOVER CAREERS, WELL LIVED.
Our mission at Sevita is to create a world where every person has
the right to live well. As a Caregiver, youll provide assistance
and strategies to the individuals we serve to help them live well
in their community and environment. Each day, the connections you
make and the compassion you bring make a difference in the lives of
our participants. Youll work alongside a dedicated team of clinical
staff and supportive supervisors, while you grow your career.
The West Des Moines, IA location is holding Walk-In
Interviews!Dates/Times:Every Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. - 3
p.m.Location:6955 Vista Drive in West Des Moines, IA 50266We are
hiring Direct Support Professionals!West Des Moines, IA Here are
just a few of the BENEFITS and REWARDS you'll enjoy at Sevita!
On-Demand Pay: Access your pay as soon as youve earned itJob
Security: A stable job at an established, growing
companyCompetitive Pay: Hourly rate $14.50 (Day Hab) - $14.75
(Residential) and full benefits package for employees working 30+
hours/week, including a 401(k) with a 3% company matchLearning and
Development: We invest in your development and provide the tools
and training you need to have a fulfilling careerNetwork of
Support: Supervisors who care deeply about the participants and
your wellbeingTime off: Paid time off plus holiday pay to recharge
so you can be your best at workThrive as a Direct Support
Professional with Sevita!
- Be proud of rewarding work helping people grow, learn, and live
- Develop real, meaningful relationships with the individuals you
- Experience ownership and trust from your leaders and do what's
right for participants
- Take the initiative to help participants be part of the
community and enjoy their favorite activities
- Support participants with development goals like budgeting,
exercise, and nutritionDirect Support Professional Qualifications:
- Requirements: Must be at least 18 years old
- Experience: Six months of experience in human services, direct
care, or care coordination is preferred, but NOT required WE ARE
WILLING TO TRAIN!
- Education: High school diploma or equivalent is required (must
be able to provide proof of certificate or diploma if
- Skills: Communication, adaptability, multi-tasking, teamwork,
- Behaviors: Patient, compassionate, reliable, responsible
- Vehicle: Valid Driver's license and access to a registered
vehicle with current auto insuranceApply today and explore careers,
well-lived at Sevita!www.sevitacareers.com
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mainstream living, Iowa family assistants
This role is part of REM Iowa, a member of the Sevitafamily.
At Sevita, we believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more
independent life. Through home and community-based specialized
care, our work changes lives and inspires growth at every turn.
When you join our mission-driven team, youll create relationships
that motivate us all to be better every day. We have a bright
future and the determination to get there.
Join us today careers, well lived.
Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans.Required
Keywords: Sevita, Des Moines , Direct Support Professional, Other , Des Moines, Iowa
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