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Direct Support Professional - Make a difference in the lives

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC136268192
Company Name
Bancroft NeuroHealth
Physical Address

Wilmington, DE 19806
Job Description

Direct Support Professional – Make a difference in the lives of others!

Are you interested in making a positive difference in the lives of individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities?

At Bancroft, we’re committed to helping people reach their greatest potential every day. For the children and adults with disabilities, that includes assisting them with daily living skill, their development, and supporting their independence.

For our team of Direct Support Professionals, that means growing their careers! Through our generous Tuition Assistance and College Loan Repayment benefits, and our partnerships with local colleges and universities, we want to help you make continuing your education achievable. Our career paths provide a roadmap for promotion within the organization for those interested in becoming a manager, teacher, nurse, therapist, and beyond.

Bancroft prides itself on its compassionate and conscientious team, who are motivated to make a difference in their lives and those of others. If you have that passion, we’d love to talk!

Positions Available

Full-time and part-time Direct Support Professional positions are available in Wilmington and Newark, DE. Day, evening, and overnight shift schedules available. Weekend availability is generally required.

What We Offer

+ Salaries that are at or above our competitors

+ Great opportunities for advancement and career development

+ Outstanding benefits package, including Medical, Prescription, Dental, Retirement, Life and Disability Insurance

+ A retirement savings program with matching employer contributions

+ Generous paid time off, which increases based on years of service

+ Tuition Assistance up to $5,250 each year and, for select roles, College Loan Repayment assistance

+ Discounted tuition at local colleges and universities

+ Assists individuals with their daily living skills

+ Actively participates in the life growth of each individual

+ Promoting independence through skill development and implementing individualized plans of care

+ Advocates for community inclusion by planning activities and outings

+ Supports the Bancroft Mission, Vision and Core Values

+ Experience supporting individuals with the developmental disabilities or as a caretaker is preferred but not required

+ A warm, friendly demeanor and genuine desire to help others

+ Be conscientious, dependable, and able to work well within a team environment

+ Be open to learning, energetic and ready to multitask

+ Have a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED

+ Bachelors or Associates degree desired

+ Must be 18 years of age or older

+ Current, Non-Provisional Driver’s License in good standing

+ Ability to successfully clear a pre-employment drug test and criminal background check is required

Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Requisition ID: 2018-5223

External Company Name: Bancroft NeuroHealth

External Company URL: www.bancroft.org


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