Direct Support Professional (DSP) Supports- Harford County
We are seeking a Direct Support Professional (DSP) to provide hands on care to an individual with intellectual and other developmental disabilities. Support Services professionals assist individuals and families living in their personal home.
Services provided are personalized and directed by the individual receiving supports and may include but are not limited to: assistance with personal hygiene, activities/outings, social engagement, and shopping.
Paid trainings, including CPR/First Aid
DSP’s assist with creating opportunities for individuals to live full and productive lives by:
·Assisting with participation and exploration of the community
·Cultivating and expanding independent living skills
·Assisting with development of meaningful and personal relationships
·Implementing strategies to achieve individuals’ personal goals
Eligible candidates must have a high school degree/GED and a current driver’s license with less than three points on their driving record.
The hours for this position: 20 hours/ week
Exact hours to be determined by activities. Day or evening possibilities. Schedule is split between Havre de Grace and Bel Air.
Support needed for a young woman in Harford County, seeking peer-mentor type relationship. Staff should be outgoing and energetic. Be able to assist with finding fun and creative activities that are meaningful and exciting. Help create and participate in weekly schedule of activities to include but not limited to: volunteering, personal skill development, social opportunities, physical activities, leisure, recreation, and safety skill development.
Use of your personal vehicle to provide transportation within the community is required for this position.
This position requires the use of personal cellphone for mobile punching and documentation.
- Job Family DSP SUP
- Pay Type Hourly
- Bel Air, MD 21014, USA
- Harford County, MD, USA