Continuum of Colorado (Denver Metro)
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Continuum of Colorado is seeking enthusiastic Caregivers for our rewarding Direct Support Professional (DSP) positions in the Denver Metro, CO area. You’ll get to interact with a variety of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in our group home settings, implement care plans, and help our individuals with daily activities and transporting them to community activities.
We have homes in Denver, Aurora, Littleton, Centennial, Englewood, and Castle Rock!
Why is Continuum so great to work for?
Competitive pay $12.71 - $15.36 / hour
$1000 Signing bonus!
Flexible hours and locations in the Denver Metro Area
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Certified Employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
Employer-paid training with a supportive team
Generous Paid Time Off and Holiday Pay
Health, dental, vision Insurance
401(k) investment plan, with an employer match of up to 4%
Employer-paid and supplemental life insurance
Short- and long-term disability insurance
Discounts on auto and homeowners insurance
Employee assistance program
Credit union membership
More about what you’ll get to do as our Caregiver!
Train, assure and assist individuals in completing daily activities and other tasks (cleaning, toileting, meal preparation, meal pick-up and delivery, cooking, budgeting, hygiene etc.)
Meet individuals' needs for transportation (may include driving or assisting in accessing transportation)
Implement and document individuals' ISSPs, care plans and protocols
Carry out scheduled community activities (transports, provides supervision)
Assist with medications (i.e., administration, pill packing, monitoring) as certified, and document as appropriate
Monitor health needs of individuals and assist in obtaining health care as needed
Provide medical care in accordance with established protocols, to include First Aid/CPR when needed
Document program, incident, medical and financial information as required
Use web-based computer programs to document medication administrations
Must haves to be a Caregiver/Direct Support Professional with Continuum of Colorado!
High school diploma or GED
One (1) year experience in an area directly related to job, preferred (i.e., developmental disabilities, elderly)
Be able to pass and maintain certification in all agency required training
Perform personal care/medical procedures and consistently lift up to 50 lbs
Ability to read, write and converse in English and perform simple math calculations
Know how to use the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel) at an intermediate level; ability to use Outlook to communicate through email
Personal vehicle in good operating condition for use during work
Valid Colorado driver’s license/proof of insurance
Meet our driving requirements; no suspensions/revocations in the past 3 yrs and no more than 2 tickets in the past 3 yrs
Please apply via our website: https://jobs.continuumcolo.org/coc-caregiver/job/13229308