Sunrise Community Group

Direct Support Professional / Home Health Aide / Caregiver (Brandon Area)

Tampa, FL

Job status
Full time, Part time
Paid personal time, Vision Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Health Insurance
$13.00 – Hourly
Job description

Are you passionate about helping others? Would you like to make a difference in someone’s life? If you answered yes, we encourage you to join the Sunrise family! We are actively hiring Direct Support Professionals and Caregivers across the Tampa, FL area!

Hourly compensation starts at $13/hour and we have both Part-Time and Full-Time scheduling available and Day or Evening or Night shifts open. Let us know how many hours you want to work and the shift you would like to have.

Sunrise is one of the largest, private not-for-profit organizations in the country dedicated to serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. At Sunrise we pride ourselves in taking an individualized approach in addressing the unique needs of each person seeking or receiving services. As an employer, we seek to provide an environment of growth and development for our employees that is consistent with recognizing the rights, needs, and wants of all people.


To provide support, assistance, and supervision to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities to enable them to live valued lives in the community.


  • Must successfully complete the required pre-employment Background and Drug Screenings
  • Must possess a valid Driver's License which meets company standards for approved driver status
  • Must possess basic computer skills
  • High School Diploma or equivalent if required by work location
  • Minimum one year of experience working in the human service field if required by work location

Essential Functions

  • Identifies and reports any suspected abuse or violations of an individual’s rights 
  • Provides support, assistance, and supervision to meet the needs and goals of the individuals according to their plans
  • Ensures that each individual’s training, behavior and support programs are being implemented and documented in accordance with regulatory requirements
  • Ensures that the health, safety, and well-being of the individuals are protected at all times
  • Provides a positive, reinforcing environment that promotes independence and choice
  • Follows positioning schedules, uses the proper equipment and assistive devices per plan 
  • Provides the necessary level of assistance for appropriate diet, texture, and equipment 
  • Ensures all homes, outside areas and vehicles are well maintained and organized
  • Performs all other duties as assigned

Equal Opportunity Employer & Drug-Free Workplace

*If you were referred by a current Sunrise employee, please make sure to indicate so when completing the employment application process.

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