Direct Support Staff

Nu Horizons of Southern MN – Elysian, MN

We are hiring for evenings, weekends, and overnights. All locations are either in Elysian, Waterville, or Morristown. Wages are based on your experience and on the site, there is site, pay differential based on difficulty of care.

Most of our sites provide prompting, verbal redirection, cooking, light cleaning, behavior management, med passing, and activities to adults with mental illnesses.

Benefits and paid vacation to full time staff. Please email me or call me for more info, application, or visit us on the web at All applicants must have at least 1 year previous experience working with adults with disabilities.

Currently we are offering a $200 hiring bonus after 90 days of successful employment.

Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $15.00 – $16.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:

  • Staff are required to wear masks, wash hands and practice appropriate social distancing when possible.
  • Work Location: Multiple locations

    This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity
  • High stress tolerance — thrives in a high-pressure environment
  • This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants under 18 years old, provided it is legally allowed for the job and location
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
  • Duties:

  • Reading, writing, and carrying out directions
  • Charting or taking notes for others to review
  • Providing companionship and supportive listening
  • Reporting changes in the health or status of the client
  • Taking vitals, height, and weight
  • Feeding clients
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Administering medication
  • Transporting client to appointments
  • Facilitating community and recreational outings, including transport
  • Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activities
  • Company’s website:

    Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible
  • Work Remotely: No
  • Tracking

    To Apply: https://www.jobg8.com/Traffic.aspx?%2by1pS5HEbDUVD11bTg4WcQw