Direct Support Professional

Continuum of Colorado is a 501(c)(3), nonprofit agency providing services to people with a wide range of abilities. At Continuum, we empower individuals to live a meaningful life. We believe it is our responsibility to not only meet the needs of each individual we support but also to partner with our supported-individuals to help them reach milestones, achieve their goals, and make their dreams a reality.

Denver, CO

Continuum of Colorado

<p>Continuum of Colorado is a&nbsp;nonprofit agency providing services to people with a wide range of abilities. At Continuum, we empower individuals to live a meaningful life. We believe it is our responsibility to not only meet the needs of each individual we support but also to partner with our supported-individuals to help them reach milestones, achieve their goals, and make their dreams a reality. Person-centeredness is not just a trend or buzzword to us; it&rsquo;s a philosophy that embodies each Direct Support Professional we hire. Our mission is to be a partner in choice and independence by collaborating with individuals and their families to provide high-quality lifetime supports that will empower them to thrive in their community.</p> <p>Experience thoughtful care and let Continuum of Colorado support you or your loved one.</p> http://continuumcolo.org/

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Experienced

$12.71 - $13.71 + / hourly

Overview: Continuum of Colorado is hiring&nbsp;<strong>Direct Support Professionals&nbsp;</strong>for our rewarding&nbsp;<strong>Caregiver&nbsp;</strong>positions to provide personal care to adults with&nbsp;intellectual/developmental disabilities in the&nbsp;<strong>greater Englewood</strong><strong>, CO area</strong>.&nbsp;<strong><strong>This position needs to be filled IMMEDIATELY!!<br /><br /></strong></strong> <p><strong>Why is Continuum of Colorado so great to work for?</strong></p> <ul> <li>Competitive pay &nbsp;$12.71 - $13.71 + / hourly</li> <li>Flexible hours and locations in the Littleton and Centennial areas</li> <li>Employer-paid training with a supportive team</li> <li>Generous Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay</li> <li>Health, dental, vision Insurance</li> <li>401(k) investment plan, with an employer match of up to 4%</li> <li>Employer-paid and supplemental life insurance</li> <li>Short- and long-term disability insurance</li> <li>Discounts on auto and homeowners insurance</li> <li>Employee assistance program</li> <li>Credit union membership</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <p><u><strong>Various locations and shifts available!</strong></u></p> <table border="0" width="100%" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p><strong>Washington Group Home, Littleton, CO</strong><br />Sat-Tue, 2p-11p<br />Wed-Sat, 2p-11p<br />Thu-Fri, 2p-11p; Sat-Sun, 11p-8a<br />Wed-Sat, 6a-3p</p> <p><strong>Ash Group Home, Centennial, CO&nbsp;</strong><br />Fri-Mon, 6a-3pm<br />Sun-Tues, Thu, 11a-8p<br />Thu-Fri, 2p-11p; Sat-Sun 11p-8a<br />Sat-Tues, 2p-11p<br /><br /><strong>Clayton Group Home, Littleton, CO</strong><br />Thu-Sun, 6a-3p<br />Wed-Sat, 2p-11p</p> <p><strong>Sherman Group Home, Centennial, CO</strong><br />Wed-Sat, 2p-11p<br />Sat-Tue, 6a-3p</p> <p><strong>Parker East Group Home, Parker, CO</strong><br />Sat, 2p-11p; Sun, 6a-3p; Mon-Tues, 2p-11p</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>
Requirements: <p><strong>Must have's to be a Direct Support Professional/Caregiver with Continuum of Colorado!&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>High school diploma or GED</li> <li>One (1) year experience in an area directly related to job, preferred (i.e., developmental disabilities, elderly)</li> <li>Be able to pass and maintain certification in all agency required training</li> <li>Perform personal care/medical procedures and consistently lift up to 50 lbs</li> <li>Ability to read, write and converse in English and perform simple math calculations</li> <li>Know how to use the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel) at an intermediate level; ability to use Outlook to communicate through email</li> <li>Personal vehicle in good operating condition for use during work</li> <li>Valid Colorado driver&rsquo;s license/proof of insurance</li> <li>Meet our agency driving requirements; no suspensions/less than three tickets in three years</li> </ul>