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Job Title:

Direct Support Personnel (DSP)

Job Post ID:



Bryan Manor

Posted Until:







All Shift


Full Time



Job Description:

The primary purpose of your position is to provide training and basic care for the resident, encouraging the resident to be as independent in daily functions as possible while maintaining accordance with Federal, State, and local standards, as well as your established policies and procedures. Tasks may involve exposure to blood/body fluids. CNA's are encouraged to apply.

• Keep residents scheduled regimen. Assist residents in their daily functions, i.e., eating, bathing, grooming, dressing, activities, etc.
• Execute training programs as scheduled and document the results in a timely manner.
• Maintain accurate, up-to-date documentation on individual’s daily routines including, intakes/outputs, baths/showers, shaving, tooth brushing, safety device check, menses, passive range of motion, restorative programs, behaviors, and development.
• Observe Residents Rights at all times.
• Assist in providing a pleasant atmosphere for the resident. Provide companionship by interacting with the individual in a positive age appropriate manner.
• Assist individuals with toileting needs as needed, but at least every 2 hours.
• Integrate physical, occupational, speech, self-help and other specified programs into resident=s daily schedule.
• Maintain a clean and safe homelike environment.
• Must observe the company safety rules. Follow precautionary measures to prevent the spread of infections. Follow the exposure control plan if an exposure occurs.
• Properly lift or transfer residents as prescribed in IPP.
• Ensure all resident=s safety devices are properly in place and removed every two hours for at least ten minutes., i.e., lap trays, lap belts, side rails, helmets, etc. Document the release of safety device.
• Promote team work by assisting co-workers in the care of residents regardless of staff assignments.
• Ensure that residents are appropriately attired for the weather and that clothes fit properly. Complete clothing requisitions when clothing is needed for a resident.
• Complete all tasks assigned to you on the daily assignment sheet or assigned as needed by your supervisor.
• Assess residents and report any signs and symptoms to the residents nurse.
• Assist residents on doctor or hospital visits. Be responsible for paperwork or charts. Assist residents on planned outings and during activities. Implement activity scheduled.
• Obtain residents weight and other prescribed vitals in a timely manner.
• Report to the supervisor before leaving the work area.
• Assist in training new personnel regarding the facility, its policies and procedures and to his/her job position and duties. Each shift will have specific job duties assigned in addition to this list of requirements.

Job Requirements:

No experience? We will train you. Candidates should have the following:

• The ability to work as a member of a team as well as individually
• Ability to multi-task in stressful environment
• Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
• Must be adaptable and flexible to change
• Ability to work a flexible schedule
• To remain calm and professional at all times
• Ability to work under varying weather/temperature conditions
• Be able to make quick decisions and possess good judgment
• Ability to lift up to 50 pounds


Excellent benefits. Please inquire at interview.
7 days pay period

Shift Hours/Days: 6 am - 6:30 pm and 6 pm-6:30 am.
4-10 pm 4 days a week

Company Information

Bryan Manor is dedicated to the empowerment and support of individuals with severe and profound developmental disabilities who also require 24 hour specialized nursing services. Our goal is to assist these individuals to reach their greatest level of independence, productivity and integration into their community.

We provide individualized and very specialized services within a caring, safe and comfortable home while promoting good physical health and emotional well-being. We succeed through the power of relationships, treating each person with dignity and respect.

Bryan Manor is a smoke-free and tobacco-free facility.

Application Instructions:

Please apply at Bryan Manor; 2150 East McCord Centralia, IL.