Job Application - Boone County Family Resources

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Direct Support Professional -CNA

Are you a creative problem solver with great attention to detail that enjoys working with people?

Boone County Family Resources is looking for CNAs or Nursing Assistants or individuals training to be CNA’s or Nursing Assistants to provide one on one care to an individual with a developmental disability in their apartment.  Join an organization that strongly believes that every individual deserves the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential. The right candidate will be passionate about helping the people we serve thrive in our community, connect with others, and achieve their personal goals.

The Direct Support Professional is responsible for:

·         Provide one on one care, assisting with daily living activities, including preparing meals and assisting with personal hygiene

·         Monitor vital signs and specialized medical supports

·         Developing a rapport with residents and cultivating a safe and supportive relationship

·         Providing supervision, training and guidance when needed

·         Providing services as outlined in individual care plans

·         Communicating progress to individuals’ support team

Qualifications & Skills

·         CNA (preferred)

·         Valid driver’s license

·         Creative problem solving and great attention to detail

·         Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

·         Compassionate about the care and well-being of others

·         Ability to pass a background check and drug test

Job Type

·        Full Time

·      Day/Evening/Weekend Availability


·         Starting wage 11.50/hour dependent on education and experience, with pay differentials for direct care and weekend shifts