Melville, NY, US
31 days ago
Direct Support Professional
Welcome page Returning Candidate? Log back in! Direct Support Professional Job Locations US-NY-Melville Category Direct Care Job ID 2021-9077 Type Part-Time (Eligible for Benefits) Shift Fri.-Mon. - 3pm-11pm Authorized Hours Per Week 32.00 Can accommodate a non-driver? No Overview

The primary role of the Direct Support Professional (DSP) is to work alongside the people we support in order to help them to achieve their Personal Outcomes. This includes working with individuals with special needs to develop daily living, professional and decision making skills while also supporting their health and safety.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Responsibilities Become certified in CPR & First Aid, as well as SCIP-R, AMAP and/or Partnering for Safety (when applicable)Work both independently and as part of a team, and multi-task with othersUtilize leadership skills and exhibit initiative to be a positive role model to the people we supportEffectively communicate with team members and the people we supportUnderstand directives and apply them in a variety of situationsDirectly support individuals with various intellectual disabilities, mental illnesses, and behavioral challenges Qualifications Valid NYS Driver’s License and meets the qualifications to be a driver for the agencyHigh School Diploma/GED or equivalent Options Apply for this job onlineApplyShareEmail this job to a friendRefer Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later. Share on your newsfeed Application FAQs

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