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PT - Direct Support Professional (DSP) Support Services - Columbia

Howard County, MD, USA Req #73
Friday, May 22, 2020

We are seeking Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to provide hands on care to individuals 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.  

 

This position is 30 hours every other week.

 

Support staff needed to assist a young man develop independent living skills at home and in the community.  Assist with cooking, shopping, navigating local college courses and experiences, etc. 

 

Some lift and transfer may be required.

 

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 the driving record.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Howard County, MD, USA