Direct Support Professional


What is a Direct Support Professional?
The Direct Support Professional (DSP) is responsible for implementing person-centered services for each individual. This includes ensuring implementation of the individuals services, goals, and outcomes in relation to program-based and community inclusion activities. In addition, the Direct Support Professional is solely responsible for the individual’s overall physical and emotional well-being.

Qualifications – $18/Hr.
•High school diploma, GED, CNA (Certified Nursing
Assistant certification) or possess a Direct Support Professional (DSP)
certificate from an accredited public or private organization.
• One year or more work experience with individuals with developmental
disabilities preferred.
•Excellent written, communication and mathematical skills.
• Valid NYS driver license preferred but not required.
• A flexible work schedule.

Salary or Hourly Rate