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Fraser

2400 West 64th St
Minneapolis, MN, United States

Phone: 6127988320
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Direct Support Professional


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Job ID:

3431

Location:

Minneapolis, MN, United States 

Category:

Entry Level, Nonprofit-Social Services

Salary:

$12.00 per hour
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Job Views:

86

Zip Code:

55423

Employment Type:

Full time, Part time

Posted:

08.09.2017
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Job Description:

Fraser has a variety of locations available throughout the West Metro. Sample schedules include Monday-Friday 2pm-10pm, 4pm-10pm, 4pm-11pm, or 4pm-8:30pm. Fraser’s Direct Support Professionals directly impact the lives of our clients and help them develop and flourish. Our DSPs work with our clients in three unique environments of group homes, in-home care, or supportive living apartments.  This position will challenge your creative abilities while providing the opportunity to positively improve others’ lives.  You accomplish this by coordinating and assisting with daily living activities such as cooking, community integration, medication administration, and personal cares.  Additionally, you will have the opportunity to assist in carrying out behavioral plans, documenting treatment, and planning activities.  We deeply value our Direct Support Professionals and are excited to meet individuals who share our commitment of high quality care.  If that’s you, we can’t wait to meet you!

Fraser offers:

  • $12.00-$12.50/hour

  • Career development through our career ladder with opportunities for pay raises based on performance 

  • Comprehensive medical/dental/vision for full time employees

  • Generous paid time off to those employed full time

  • 403(b) retirement account with Fraser contribution

  • Tuition reimbursement is available to all direct care staff for any field of study (This is a selective benefit that requires an application and approval process)
  • Career growth opportunities

  • Robust orientation including 30 hours of paid training as well as annual training

Locations:

  • Fraser group homes serve clients in Hennepin & Anoka County.  Available locations include Blaine, Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Maple Grove, New Hope, Plymouth and Richfield.

  • Fraser's Supportive Living apartment settings are located in Apple Valley, Saint Paul, Plymouth, and Hopkins
  • Opportunities working 1:1 with clients in their guardian's home are available throughout the metro area.

Schedule:

  • Fraser has a variety of set schedules based on client needs.

    • Evenings

    • Weekends (every or every other)

    • Some daytime opportunities

Job Requirements:

Experience:

  • Previous experience working with individuals with special needs is preferred, however not required

Other Requirements:

  • Valid Minnesota Driver’s License with acceptable record required

  • Ability to achieve and maintain status of “may provide direct contact for this agency” upon completed of criminal background studies

  • Applicants must have the ability to use clear and understandable written and verbal English

  • Must be able to work independently and lift and carry up to 50 lbs

  • Applicants must have a passion for serving our clients, and have strong decision-making skills

Direct Support Professional is similar in job duties to PCA, CNA, Direct Support Staff, Progam Counselor, Caregiver, HHA, and Direct Care Staff.

Fraser is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.