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Direct Support Professional Hourly Services

At To The Rescue, our purpose is to improve the quality of lives through personalized and skilled services, specifically designed for each individual or organization.

Direct Support Professional Hourly Services

The Direct Support Professional provides services to individuals with developmental disabilities, brain injuries and/or mental illness receiving hourly services. This is a position offers day and evening hours (approximately 20 to 40 hours per week).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages day to day activities of each member assigned to your caseload to maintain and ensure that all supports for essential life services and entitlement programs are met
  • Provides direct care according to the member plan and support needs
  • Provides Medication Administration to members served as outlined by the member plan, and policies
  • Complete documentation timely to ensure billing of services
  • Ensures all current goals and ongoing supports are provided as stated in the members plan
  • Observes and supervises members’ activities
  • Attends training seminars, in-service sessions, and staff meetings
  • Ensures the health and safety of members by monitoring activities, supervising, and intervening in crisis situations
  • Honors all aspects of the Member Rights and adhere to all policies of confidentiality
  • Always represents To The Rescue in a positive and professional manner to all members, co-workers, interdisciplinary teams, and the general public

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Communication proficiency
  • Have working knowledge of privacy laws and regulations
  • Ability to respond well under pressure
  • Valid driver’s license and must be eligible for the agency’s vehicle insurance and provide proof of private vehicle coverage

Work Hours:

Monday- Friday Between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., scheduled in 2 hour increments, 6-30+ hours per week.


Location: Cedar Rapids, IA


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To The Rescue is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.