Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Senior Caregiver Needed in Covington, LA
A First Name Basis
 Covington, LA

A First Name Basis Home Care in Covington, LA is seeking to hire a full-time or part-time Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Senior Caregiver to provide compassionate home care to our elderly clients and clients with developmental disabilities. This position has flexible full-time and part-time schedules available according to the needs of each individual client. Are you looking for a rewarding career where you can make a difference? If so, read on!

We pay a competitive wage of $8.00 - $10.00/hour, depending on experience. Our full-time and part-time Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) / Senior Caregivers also enjoy a hiring bonus, mileage reimbursement, direct pay every other Friday, health insurance, dental, vision, time and a half pay for holidays and overtime, and opportunities for career development. If this sounds like the right fit for you, apply today!

ABOUT A FIRST NAME BASIS HOME CARE

Locally established and privately owned for over 13 years, we stand out as the leader for quality home care services in Louisiana and Mississippi. Our friendly caregivers provide 24/7 personal care for seniors and individuals with developmental disabilities in their homes. Our exclusive care management program allows clients to mix and match our services in order to build a tailored home care approach that fits their individual needs and gives their families peace of mind.

In order to hire and retain individuals who are professional, have Integrity, take initiative, and exude compassion, we work hard to facilitate a positive work culture.

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL (DSP) / SENIOR CAREGIVER

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) / Senior Caregiver, you strive to help people with developmental disabilities and the elderly live their best lives as independently as possible. You assist with activities of daily living such as bathing, toileting, dressing, cleaning, and cooking. You also safely transport your clients to their medical appointments as well as recreational activities. Most importantly, you provide companionship!

While supporting elderly clients and people with developmental disabilities, you learn their individual differences in ability, personality, interests, learning, motivation, likes, and dislikes. This helps you build strong relationships and provide the best care. It is rewarding to see your clients live more independently due to your excellent home care!

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid driver's license and valid care insurance
  • Ability to pass a background check and drug screen

Are you patient and empathetic? Do you have excellent communication and interpersonal skills? Are you conscientious about following policies and procedures? Are you discreet with confidential information? Would you enjoy working with the elderly or individuals with developmental disabilities? If so, you may be the person we're looking for!

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?

If you feel that you would be the perfect fit for this part-time or full-time position, fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application today!

Location:70448, 70470, 70471