Direct Support Professional

  • Merakey
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Apr 09, 2019
Full time Entry Level Nonprofit-Social Services Other

Job Description

The Direct Support Professional (DSP) is responsible for supporting individuals through teaching, coaching, modeling, and accompanying individuals with disabilities so that they are involved in family, neighborhood, civic, cultural and religious activities and events.  In a variety of settings, the DSP will work with individuals with varying degrees of medical and mental health diagnoses and abilities.  DSP upholds dignity and respect of individual(s) served by promoting person-centered care while documenting and assisting activities of daily living in a safe and sanitary environment. 

Minimum experience or requirements:

U.S. High School Diploma/GED

Valid Drivers License