Samaritas Direct Support Professional/Caregiver II, Part Time, Varied Shifts, $500 Bonus - Monroe, MI in Monroe, Michigan

hr / At Samaritas, we ask you to join us - to "Be The Rock That Starts The Ripple". A ripple of transformation in the individual lives of the 15,000 people we help each year, and a ripple of positive change throughout our community. Our team is growing at Samaritas! We are seeking more Rocks to join our team. We are always looking for additional employees who want to make a big impact and have a lot of fun doing so as part of an enthusiastic, collaborative team. We want you to be our rock! Samaritas, one of the state's largest faith-based nonprofits, has been sending ripples of positive change into Michigan communities since 1934. Prior to 2016, Samaritas operated as Lutheran Social Services of Michigan. Samaritas provides a continuum of care to all in need with approximately 70 different programs in 40 different locations in Michigan. We believe in diversity and inclusion, for the people we serve and the people we employ. Employing nearly 2,000 employees in opportunities ranging from direct service to management in Michigan's Lower Peninsula, we hope that you will consider joining the Samaritas team and help work in making a difference in communities across Michigan. We walk with people in need, offering hope and compassion while upholding their dignity, advocating for equality and justice, and seeking creative solutions with those who place their trust in us. hr / Immediate part time direct support professional opportunites in the Monroe, Michigan area! These positions have a pay rate of $10.3967/hour and are eligible for our $500.00 retention incentive. Job Summary Provides personal assistance and support to clients in their home or other living facilities. Transports clients to various activities. Duties and Responsibilities liParticipate in the Person Center Planning (PCP) and goal setting for the growth and development of clients served./li liProvide personal support services to persons served, including but not limited to mobility/ lifting/transferring, bathing and personal hygiene, laundry and grooming, meal preparation and mealtime assistance./li liProvide personal health care services including but not limited to administering medications and medical treatments, infection control, Range of Motion exercises, and other care in accordance with individual service plan and needs./li liAssist clients with activities in daily living including but not limited to household tasks, communication skills, social and recreational skills, financial management, and activities in the community./li liSchedule and transport clients to various appointments and activities./li liComplete all required documentation for services performed./li liWork independently between sites and cooperatively with other staff to assure quality of service for each individual./li /ul hr / Job Qualifications Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification liHigh school diploma or equivalency preferred./li liSuccessful completion of required training./li /ul Experience liOne year direct care experience in a mental health field or working with vulnerable adults preferred./li /ul Knowledge Skills and Abilities liAbility to read, write and speak fluent English./li liEffective oral and written communication skills./li liAbility to work independently with minimal supervision./li liAbility to perform basic math calculations./li liGood communicati