Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Company Details

Direct Support Professional needed throughout all boroughs (Bronx, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island).

All shifts available: 8am-4pm, 4pm-12am and 12am-8am).
Pay: $13/hr

Position Description:

Under the supervision of the Residence Manager, the Direct Support Professional is responsible for the provision of direct services for all individuals in the residence. The DSP will provide a normalized, therapeutic, and safe environment in the least restrictive atmosphere possible. The DSP promotes positive self-esteem of residents in a home atmosphere through consistently positive interactions, support, encouragement, and unconditional respect of individual resident rights. Assist with the daily routine of the house which may include meal preparation, lifting, transferring, medication administration, assistance with Activities of Daily Living, transportation to medical appointments, and behavioral interventions.

Requirements:

  • Must have experience working with children or adults with developmental delays
  • NYS Driver’s License required for some locations
  • Must have medicals up to date
  • SCIP/CPR/AMAP preferred

For immediate consideration please forward resumes to Iliany at Iliany@unitedstaffing.com