Direct Support Professional

Position Description:

We are looking for a dynamic individual to work as a part of a residential team as a Direct Support Professional (DSP).   The Direct Support Professional will work directly with people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities with the purpose of assisting the individual lead a self-directed life. Responsibilities may include providing hands on assistance with daily living skills, household responsibilities, and ensuring individuals have the opportunity to engage in a variety of life experiences inside and outside the home. Candidates should also be comfortable meeting the personal care needs of others, including providing assistance with various hygiene and medical routines.  The objective of the Direct Support Professional is to contribute to a positive living environment and to enhance the quality of life for the individual being supported.  

Qualifications:

No experience necessary, paid training provided upon hire

High School Diploma/equivalent

Valid NYS driver’s license and reliable vehicle.   

Ability to work independently, demonstrate sound judgement and complete necessary documentation

Benefits: Paid training, no experience needed, flexible schedule, comprehensive health insurance, dental insurance, health expense reimbursement, paid time off (4 weeks in the first year), paid holidays, pension plan, employer paid life insurance, tuition assistance, wellness programs, and more.