Sevita Caregiver in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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, it’s 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, you’ll 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. You’ll work alongside a dedicated team of clinical staff and supportive supervisors, while you grow your career.
Locations Hiring: NE Philadelphia, Kensington, Conshohocken, Bucks County Pay Rate: $14.00 hourly
Direct Support Professional/Caregiver Would you like to make a difference every day in someone’s life? Based in community settings, and working closely with our clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans, DSPs provide assistance and strategies to the individuals we serve to live as independently as possible.
Transportation and support out in the community: outings/field trips, medical appointments, and shopping
Assist with daily living skills including meal preparation and assist with medication administration
Provide guidance on a range of developmental goals from community participation, household budgeting, exercise, nutrition, and supporting vocational responsibilities
Support persons served with living skills such as personal hygiene, grooming, and/or bathing
Assist individuals we serve to redirect agitated or aggressive behaviors
Must be minimum of 18 years of age
Six months of experience in human services preferred
Valid driver’s license in good standing preferred
Access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance
Successful clearance of background checks
A reliable, responsible attitude
A compassionate approach and a commitment to quality in everything you do
Why Join Us?
Full, Part-time, and As Needed schedules available
Full compensation/benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week 401(k) with company match
Paid time off, holiday pay, annual bonus plan
Rewarding work, impacting the lives of those you serve, working alongside a great team of coworkers
Enjoy job security with nationwide career development and advancement opportunities
We have meaningful work for you – come join our team – Apply Today! Caregiver, Direct Support Professional, DSP, CNA, Help at Home, Helpers, Assisted Living, Care, Weekly Pay EOE/AAE/ADA
This role is part of [details around specific location or local entity (REM,MENTOR, ADH)], a member of the Sevita family. 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, you’ll 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.