Skip to main content

love what you do

Direct Support Professional / Direct Care Worker

Job ID: 4969121002 Location: Lake Ariel, PA Category: Habilitation Technician Date Posted: Nov. 19, 2020
Apply Now Apply Now

Home Health Aide/Direct Support professional

Do you have a passion for helping those with special needs live safely and more independently at home and in their community?

BAYADA Home Health Aide/Direct Support Professionals (DSPs), work one-on-one in home and community settings as a companion and mentor for individuals who have an intellectual or developmental disability to help them reach their full potential.

 

Home Health Aide/DSP job responsibilities

With a focus on ensuring safety and teaching clients to do things for themselves, BAYADA Home Health Aide/DSPs perform a variety of support services such as:

  • Providing personal care assistance (dressing, grooming)
  • Accompanying clients on errands and appointments
  • Spending time on favorite hobbies and activities
  • Assisting with everyday tasks such as meal preparation
  • Participating in community integration activities

 

Benefits of being a BAYADA Home Health Aide/DSP

Developing close relationships with clients and families is just one of the many rewards of being a BAYADA Home Health Aide/DSP. With BAYADA, you’ll also enjoy:

  • Weekly pay
  • Flexible scheduling to fit your lifestyle
  • Short commute times—we try to match you to opportunities near your home  
  • Positive work environment and the tools you need to do your job
  • Scholarship programs
  • Reward and recognition programs
  • A stable working environment—we invest in our care team  
  • Paid time off
  • 24/7 on call clinical manager support

 

Pay: Starting at $12.50

 

Qualifications:

  • Experience preferred; training may be available for those who have never worked as a Home Health Aide/DSP
  • High school diploma or equivalent

 

If you’re the type of person who takes pride and finds joy in making a difference in the lives of others, join our trusted team of home health care professionals who love what they do!

 

We have immediate openings for Home Health Aide/DSPs in the following areas:

  • Overnights in Lake Ariel area

 

*BAYADA was Awarded Forbes Best Employer for Women 2020*

*BAYADA was Voted Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2018 & 2019*

 

About BAYADA

Founded in 1975 by J. Mark Baiada, BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors in the comfort of their homes. BAYADA employs more than 28,000 nurses, home health aides, therapists, medical social workers, and other home health care professionals who serve their communities in 23 states from more than 360 offices, with locations in Germany, India, Ireland, New Zealand, South Korea, Canada, and the UK.

In 2019, Baiada oversaw the company's unprecedented transition to a nonprofit organization to ensure BAYADA's mission, purpose, and business model would endure, and to help BAYADA realize its vision of helping millions of people worldwide experience a better quality of life at home.

BAYADA Home Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and qualified applicants will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, religion, gender and gender identity, nationality and origin, disability, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, and experiences.

 

Contact us for an interview today!

 

Jessyca Siracuse

Director

BAYADA Home Health Care

1116 Highway 315 | Wilkes-Barre PA 18702

Office 570-459-5004 | Fax 570-459-5008 | www.bayada.com

Follow us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/BayadaHabilitationPA/

  • My office is awesome; everyone's great; we work with each other to help each other out. My office has great communication, they're helpful, understanding, and they work around my school and summer schedule. Madison S., CNA - Home Health Aide

Sign Up for Job Alerts

Search by category, location or a combination of the two. Select the desired result and click “Add”. You can add as many search terms as desired.

Interested In

  • Habilitation Technician, Lake Ariel, Pennsylvania, United StatesRemove
  • Habilitation/Behavioral Health, Lake Ariel, Pennsylvania, United StatesRemove