1+ months

Direct Support Professional/Caregiver, Group Home - Full time - $15/hr - Midland, MI

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Position Details

#BeTheRock that creates the ripple for our Group Homes in Midland, Michigan. 


You will earn $15/hour in this full time with a ($11.75/hour base rate,  a $2.25/hour COVID pass through wage, and $1.00/hr incentive premium). This position also includes a $1000 bonus incentive including the following benefits:

  • Competitive Medical, Dental, & Vision
  • Company paid Basic Life Insurance ($10,000 minimum for each full time and part time employee)
  • Company paid Short Term Disability accrual (Full time employees
  • Retirement Plan (403b) - Company matches on first 1.5% of gross income at 133%
  • Great Personal Time Off (PTO) accruals
  • Plus many more benefits


Job Summary


Provides direct hands-on care and assistance in daily living to individuals living within assigned homes.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide hands-on care and assistance to persons served including, but not limited to, mobility, lifting, transferring, bathing, personal hygiene and grooming, laundry, meal preparation and mealtime assistance.
  • Assist persons served with activities in daily living including, but not limited to, household tasks, communication skills, and activities in the community.
  • Assist in development of individuals social and recreational interests and skills through appropriate modeling and supportive activities.
  • Complete and document consumers home-based programs as written by Community Mental Health (CMH) personnel.
  • Provide care and complete duties in compliance with Adult Foster Care Licensing rules for the State of Michigan.
  • Completion of \u201cin-home\u201d training, including CMH required training.
  • Pass medications in accordance with Person Centered Plan.
  • Cooperate with other Center staff to assist in meeting the needs of individuals in the Center.
  • Transport individuals and drive agency vehicle as needed; assure basic cleanliness and care of vehicle.
  • Assist in creating opportunities for persons served with outside entities for volunteer and work opportunities.
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    Job Qualifications


    Education, Training, and Licensure/Certification

    • High school diploma or equivalency preferred.
    • Attain and maintain all required certifications and training (i.e., CPR, First Aid, Blood borne Pathogens, etc.).



    • Direct care experience in a mental health field or working with vulnerable adults preferred.


    Additional Work Requirements

    • Weekends, evenings and extended work hours required.
    • Participation in on-call shift coverage rotation required.
    • Valid unrestricted drivers license with good driving record and proof of automobile insurance.


    At Samaritas, we ask you to join us - to \u201cBe The Rock That Starts The Ripple\u201d. 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!


    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.



    For a Samaritas video preview please click on our video link:    https://vimeo.com/344133081



    Posted: 2021-10-19 Expires: 2022-02-17

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