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MT. VERNON, IN: Direct Support Professional for Westwood Group Home - $16.00-$17.25/HOUR! $1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR FULL-TIME, $500 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR PART-TIME!

Full-time, Part-time FULL_TIME, PART_TIME ; posted: Thursday, Dec 9 2021


Easterseals Rehabilitation Center

Phone: 812-402-1418


How to apply:
Contact Hannah Perigo at or 812-402-1418


Watch this video to learn more about our Group Home program!

Come to the Easterseals Rehabilitation Center and Make a Difference! It's a heart connection!

We are hiring Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to provide direct care to individuals with disabilities in our WESTWOOD GROUP HOME IN MT. VERNON, INDIANA. Have fun and share our passion for changing lives! No experience necessary. We provide all the training! WESTWOOD IS CURRENTLY OFFERING $16/HOUR. $17.25/HOUR FOR THIRD SHIFT! PLUS A $1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR FULL TIME & $500 BONUS FOR PART TIME! Call 812-402-1418 for details.

We offer a full benefits package for full-time employees, including:

  • PayActiv - Access to a portion of your Earned Income before payday!
  • Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • FSA
  • 401k with company match
  • Company paid Life Insurance and Disability Insurance
  • Vacation and Sick Time
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid training

Basic Responsibilities:

• Provide direct care with all aspects of daily living including feeding, bathing, dressing, assisting with mobility, etc.
• Administer medications, treatments, and other medical procedures as trained and prescribed.
• Assist with housekeeping responsibilities such as laundry, cooking, vacuuming, mopping, cleaning bathrooms, etc.
• Assist clients to doctor/therapy appointments, day program, outings, etc.
• Documentation of client goals
• Other duties as assigned

Hours Offered (Please note work hours may vary from week to week):
Full-time = 35 hours or more per week; Part-time = 29 hours or less a week:

  • A.M.'s only:
    Monday-Friday 5:00/5:30am - 8:00/8:30pm
  • Split Shifts:
    Monday-Friday 5:00/5:30am - 8:00/8:30pm and 2:00pm - 9:00/10:00pm
    Saturday-Sunday 6:00/7:00am - 2:00pm or 2:00pm - 9:00/10:00pm
  • Weekends:
    Saturday-Sunday 6:00/7:00am - 2:00pm or 2:00pm - 9:00/10:00pm or 12-hours shifts
  • Third Shift: 9:00pm - 7:00pm or 10:00pm - 8:00am depending on the Group Home. Split shifts and daytime hours are required for training purposes.



• Must be at least 18 years old with either a High School Diploma, GED, or the ability to pass a reading test
• Must pass a Physical, Drug Screen, TB test, reference checks, and background checks.
• Lift up to 70 pounds occasionally and 40 pounds regularly.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to lift 70 pounds occasionally and 40 pounds routinely.

Additional Notes:

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