Due to rapid expansion in our service areas, we are offering immediate SIGN-ON BONUSES for nurses, licensed therapists/certified counselors, qualified mental health professionals, community support specialists, dental hygienists and direct care technicians. If you are interested in joining a progressive company whose mission focuses on the wellbeing of our customers and team members, apply today!

Direct Support Professional - Addiction Recovery in Columbia, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/5/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $15.00 hourly

Due to rapid expansion in all of our clinics, we are offering a $250 sign on bonus. We are eager to be able to continue to serve clients in our service areas and need you to make this happen!

We are looking for individuals to work evening, overnight and/or weekend shifts in our women's and children's recovery residential program. This is a PRN/on-call position with coverage needed on multiple shifts including evenings and overnights. Our direct support professionals are responsible for supervision of consumers to ensure their safety and well being for our Women and Children's center in Columbia, MO. In order to thrive in this role you must be comfortable working closely with people who have an addiction disorder and have a desire to provide excellent client care.


  • Provide group education.
  • Log new medications and store appropriately on unit.
  • Assist with orientation of new consumers.
  • Complete paper and electronic documentation within required time frames.
  • Attend staff meetings and technician trainings.
  • Conduct disaster drill on each shift.
  • Supervise/monitor consumers
  • Collect and process UD's
  • Ensure safety of consumers by appropriately responding to crisis situations as they occur.
  • Assist client(s) with transportation as clinically indicated. Driving is an essential function of the position


Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma/GED preferred, at least eighteen (18) years of age, a valid drivers license at the time of hire with the ability to obtain and maintain a Class E MO driver’s license by the end of the 60 day introductory period. Good verbal and written communication skills and ability to attend a 2-day orientation (Monday-Tuesday) required.

On-site training provided.

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.