Carolyn is looking for a DSP that is easy going, attentive, and who will take the time to understand non-verbal cues, as well as assisting her with daily living activities. Carolyn has a great sense of humor and communicates by using gestures; but once you get to know her, you’ll catch on!! Family is very important to Carolyn and she likes spending time with people. She enjoys watching movies, going on community outings, taking scenic rides to view her surroundings, and participating in social activities.
Patrick is looking for a DSP who is creative and likes to try new things. Patrick is a fun-loving person who loves to explore the community. He enjoys listening to music and participating in sensory related activities. He loves when people talk to him and enjoys hearing their voices. Being around others makes him happy. Some of his favorite things to do are visiting the library and the mall, especially clothing stores for sensory. Patrick also likes taking walks around the neighborhood and connecting with others.
The position is 40 hours per week, 20hrs with Carolyn and 20hrs with Patrick. Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm. If you are interested in working with Carolyn and Patrick, please apply today!
This is an exciting time to join Providence Center and be a part of our transformation! Direct Support Professionals (DSP) encourage people to experience various activities in community based locations and to also explore all that is available in Anne Arundel County. Direct support professionals "are the foundation of our work" sharing their passions and talents while providing person-centered supports enabling people to live, work, and enjoy life as independently as possible in their community.
Salary: $14.00-$14.68 per hour (depending upon experience)
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits for Full-Time Employees (30 to 40 hours per week)
Medical (company contribution 65%-95% toward cost of coverage; plans starting as low as $18 monthly!)
Dental (company contribution 40%-43% toward cost of plans)
Vision (company contribution 32% towards cost of all plans)
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability (company paid)
Term life insurance and AD&D up to 10k (company paid)
Optional Life and AD&D plans
401k (5% company match)
Paid Time Off
Inclement Weather Pay
Must be at least 18 years old
Valid driver's license (Maryland, Washington, D.C., Virginia); NOT provisional
Ability/willingness to transport people in personal and/or company vehicle
High school diploma/GED
Ability to lift 30-50 pounds
A full job description is available upon request.