Job Description

Job Details
Bernie's Place - Aurora, CO
FT - 36 hrs/week
High School
$17.20 - $19.00 Hourly

Continuum of Colorado is hiring Direct Support Professionals for our rewarding Caregiver positions to provide personal care to teens with intellectual/developmental disabilities in the greater Denver, CO area. This position needs to be filled IMMEDIATELY!!

Why is Continuum so great to work for?

  • Competitive pay $17.20 - $19.00 / hourly
  • Flexible hours
  • Employer-paid training with a supportive team
  • Holiday Pay
  • Health, dental, vision Insurance (for employee's working at least 18 hours per week)
  • 401(k) investment plan, with an employer match of up to 4%
  • Employer-paid and supplemental life insurance and short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Discounts on auto and homeowners insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Credit union membership

Must have's to be a Direct Support Professional/ Caregiver for Teens!

  • High school diploma or GED
  • One (1) year experience in an area directly related to job, preferred (i.e., developmental disabilities, elderly)
  • Complete criminal finger printing
  • Be able to pass and maintain certification in all agency required training
  • Perform personal care/medical procedures and consistently lift up to 50 lbs
  • Be able to operate a wheelchair appropriately and assist with non-ambulatory participants including transfers
  • Use crisis intervention techniques as trained by Continuum and as directed by the participant’s care plan
  • 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/less than three tickets in three years

Application Instructions

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