Residential Direct Support Professional

Santa Maria, CA

PAY RANGE: $18.50 Hourly

JOB TYPE: Part Time and Full Time 

LOCATION: Santa Maria

Up to $750 Sign-On Bonus

JOB TITLE: DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL, RESIDENTIAL SERVICES


We are looking for a Direct Support Professional to join our team to assist individuals with disabilities to learn, grow and become more independent. If you enjoy interacting with adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, we’d like to meet with you.

Momentum WORK, Inc is seeking a Direct Support Professional II in Santa Maria, CA., to help improve the quality of life and develop meaningful relationships with the individuals we serve. Promote independence, personal skills and assist in providing a safe and secure home environment for persons served in our Residential Services program.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Provide individualized coaching in daily living skills.
  • Provide education and support in the use of community resources.
  • Maintain accurate and current records in ID notes and communication logs regarding information relevant to Individual Service Plans
  • Support and assist persons served in following their daily activity schedule including household meal preparation, maintaining sanitary and orderly conditions in their home, other household tasks, budgeting, ledgers, and transportation as necessary.
  • Medication management
  • Assist participants in all aspects of personal care, including medical/dental appointments.
  • Assists individuals in attending social activities to further social skills.
  • Train program participants to access public transportation and assist persons served in accessing benefits such as Social Security, SSI, IHSS and Section 8 housing.
  • Assist persons served in weight bearing and non-weight bearing transfers.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Clear live scan background check and physical
  • Reliable transportation (valid CA driver's license and vehicle insurance)

BENEFITS:

  • Travel Stipend 
  • Cell Phone Stipend
  • Paid Time- Off
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • Friends & Family Referral Bonus
  • Direct Deposit
  • Anniversary Bonus
  • On-the-job Training Provided

Join our team today! 

We strive to employ dedicated employees who will be passionate about fulfilling our vision of inclusion, access, and opportunity for all.