Direct Support Professional - Upland, IN
Upland, IN Upland, Indiana

If you are willing to learn and you enjoy learning new things.

If you are a change-maker and the type of person who will work hard to make a positive impact on someone’s life

If you see the potential in others.

If you are flexible when changes occur.

If you enjoy meeting new people.

If you like a challenge and have a sense of adventure.

If you see value in giving back to the community

Then the Direct Support Professional (DSP) job is just right for you!

The DSP provides direct support, instruction and assistance to persons living in the community. Health and safety, community inclusion and daily living skills focus training areas for this position. The DSP provides daily living skills assistance to individuals served who live in a residential setting.

Pay starts at $14.00/hr


Minimum Job Qualifications (ALL DEPARTMENTS)

Experience working in a service related field also preferred. Must possess a valid driver’s license, adequate automobile insurance, and meet agency insurability requirements.

Must have good basic mathematical computation and English Language writing knowledge. As required by specific job requirements, must know first aid/health/safety measures, or build an acceptable competence level by post-hire training.Working knowledge of basic computer operations (i.e. typing, checking email) is preferred.

Adaptability and Flexibility, Teamwork, Communication (written and oral), Initiative, Judgment, Planning and Organization, and Problem Solving.

Must be able to bend, stoop, or stand for long periods of time, and assist in lifting various weights, including the transfer and movement of clients,

If scheduled for an interview, please bring: Driver's License, Social Security Card or Birth Certificate.