Direct Support Professional II - CNA Position $16.25 per hour!

California, Ventura county, 93001 Ventura county USA
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At UCPLA we are dedicated to the people we serve, and we are here to support them during this challenging time. If you or someone you know is looking for a job, or have been displaced from a job as a result of current events and are in need of employment, we would be thrilled to connect with you.

Full-time and Part-time positions available!

Full-time Schedules Available:

PM Shift: 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM, five (5) days per week, including weekends and holidays

NOC Shift: 10:30 PM to 7:00 AM, five (5) days per week, including weekends and holidays

Part-time Schedules Available:

PM Shift: 2:30 PM to 11:00 PM, two (2) or three (3) shifts per week, including weekends and holidays

NOC Shift: 10:30 PM to 7:00 AM, two (2) or three (3) shifts per week, including weekends and holidays

To be considered, please apply to these DSP II - CNA positions on our company website through the following link:https://ucpla.iconnecthire.com/job/227013/caregiver-direct-support-professional-ii-dsp-ii-cna

Are you a CNA looking for meaningful work? Are you passionate about making a difference? If so, then UCPLA is the company for you. When you join the UCPLA team, you help us promote independence for adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. We offer competitive starting salaries and benefits to full-time staff: Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance, Life Assistance Program, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Paid Holidays, Vacation Benefits, Paid Sick Leave, Paid Bereavement Leave, Credit Union Benefits and Discounts, Referral Bonus Plan, and Retirement Plan.

We offer Paid Holidays, Vacation Benefits, Paid Sick Leave, Referral Bonus Plan, and Retirement Plan to part-time employees.

United Cerebral Palsy of Los Angeles, Ventura & Santa Barbara Counties (UCPLA) is hiring Direct Support Professional IIs (DSP IIs) with Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification to assist developmentally disabled individuals with daily living needs in a group home residential setting. As a DSP II - CNA, you help our residents with their physical, emotional, and social needs by using a person-centered approach. DSP IIs have the unique opportunity to build a rewarding career in healthcare and to develop caring relationships with our residents.

Essential Responsibilities:

Pass medication to residents, as assigned, per RN medication administration training

Assist residents with moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, automobiles, and with eating, dressing, and grooming

Respect and promote the individual rights of people served

Provide direct care and other related duties as assigned by supervisor(s) and/or nursing staff

Provide assistance with training of staff as need arises

If eligible to be a driver, attend and assist residents on outings and to appointments

Other duties as assigned

DSP II - CNA - Qualifications:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification

Experience working with developmentally disabled individuals preferred

Interest in and concern for people with developmental disabilities, and sufficient patience and understanding to deal with their special needs

Successfully pass all post offer, pre-employment screening requirements, including criminal background check, drug screening, physical exam, and provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States

Ability to run, push, pull, bend, squat, kneel, and lift up to fifty (50) pounds

With 40 programs and service sites spanning several counties, UCPLA is the largest nonprofit provider of direct care services for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in Southern California.

UCPLA is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates. UCPLA also considers qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment pursuant to California Law and, if applicable, the L.A. Fair Chance Ordinance.

To be considered, please apply to these DSP II - CNA positions on our company website through the following link:https://ucpla.iconnecthire.com/job/227013/caregiver-direct-support-professional-ii-dsp-ii-cna

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Job Details

ID #8162256
State California
City Ventura county
Job type Employee's choice
Salary USD $16.25 per hour 16.25 per hour
Source California
Showed 2021-01-13
Date 2021-01-09
Deadline 2021-03-10
Category Healthcare
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