Direct Support Professional (DSP)/Enhanced Direct Support Professional *New Starting Rate!* ONSITE JOB FAIR 8/26 & 8/27
at Person Directed Supports, Inc.

Date Posted: 8/21/2020

Job Description

ONSITE JOB FAIR 8/26 & 8/27



 Person Directed Supports is Hiring!

* Hourly Rate: $15.00 - $15.50/hr based on experience level and education*

Various shifts available

Walk-In Applicants Welcome

Do you like to have fun?
Looking for a rewarding career within the Human Services Field?

We can help!

Person Directed Supports is now accepting applications for Direct

Support Professionals who will help individuals with intellectual

disabilities lead a happy fulfilling life.

Job Responsibilities

As a Direct Support Professional you will assist individuals with daily living activities at the person's home or in a care facility. Duties may include keeping house (making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes) and preparing meals as well as advising families and individuals regarding such things as nutrition, cleanliness, and household activities.

Additional responsibilities of the Direct Support Professional include:

  • Preparing and maintaining records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor
  • Caring for individuals providing companionship, personal care, or help in adjusting to new lifestyles
  • Planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals or assisting families in planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals
  • Transporting clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Instructing or advise clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, or nutrition

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

This human services role is a great opportunity for dynamic and compassionate individuals who enjoy helping others. Training is provided but there are a few basic requirements that you must meet to qualify.

Specific requirements:

  • Minimum 4 years experience in human service field for enhanced level supporter position
  • Clean criminal record
  • Reliable transportation and valid PA license
  • High School Diploma/GED

Job Snapshot

About Us

At Person Direct Supports, we are always looking for people to join our team. If you are searching for a rewarding career where you can make a difference in someone’s everyday life, we would love to hear from you. As an employee you can provide leadership, support, resources and care for people with intellectual disabilities. Our professional team is dedicated to assisting individuals become more independent while living life to the fullest. We currently employ over 250 full and part-time people, and are always looking for fresh faces to become a part of the PDS team.

Benefits of Working at Person Directed Supports:

  • A gratifying sense of fulfillment from helping others
  • A successful career in a secure industry
  • Medical insurance (including prescription, dental, and vision)
  • 401(k) savings account
  • Short and long term disability
  • Paid educational and professional development opportunities
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

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