Day Program

Direct Support Professional
The Day Program provides a program of services and support to intellectually challenged adult clients.  

 residential

Community Integration 

The Day Program Direct Support Professional is responsible for providing assistance and support to individuals served in order to encourage, enhance and build upon their emotional, physical and social well-being.  This position supports the individuals served in the least restrictive, appropriate manner which brings quantitative, meaningful goals and objectives to their lives promoting dignity, respect and self-determination.  This position supports individuals in their quest to learn habilitative skills of daily living to include money management, travel training, language skills, socialization and relationship skills, and community integration.  Other duties include managing finances, shopping, community outings, transportation, etc.

This position requires a High school diploma or GED; Valid state-issued driver’s license with current driving record in good standing; & one or more years of related experience.

Direct Support Professional

 Employment Opportunities

The Residential Direct Support Professional is responsible for providing assistance and support to individuals served in order to encourage, enhance and build upon their emotional, physical and social well being. This position will communicate pertinent information to supervisors, families, co-workers, oversight agencies and medical personnel.  This position supports the individuals served in a  least restrictive, appropriate manner which brings quantitative, meaningful goals and objectives to their lives promoting dignity, respect and self-determination.  This position supports individuals in their quest to learn habilitative skills of daily living to include performing laundry, changing bed linens, cooking, and other light household duties related to maintaining a neat, organized living environment.  Other duties include managing finances, shopping, community outings, transportation, etc. This position requires a High school diploma or GED; Valid state-issued driver’s license with current driving record in good standing; & one or more years of related experience.

Professional  1

This is a very individualized form of support provided to adult DC residents with intellectual disabilities.  It is critical that all DSPs providing Individualized Day Supports recognize the primary goal of the service is to facilitate community integration – to support positive and rewarding involvement in the community that leads to opportunities for relationships and interdependence with fellow community members, including opportunities to contribute, grow personally, and engage fully in what the local neighborhood, ward, and the larger city has to offer. This position requires a High school diploma or G.E.D.; Valid state-issued driver’s license with current driving record in good standing; Four or more years of related experience; experience in community based programs preferred.

Professional  2
Community Integration 

It is vital that there is a good match between the person receiving supports and his/her Direct Support Professional (DSP) so that a positive relationship can grow. The relationship formed should be mutually beneficial and enjoyable.  It is also critical that all DSPs providing Individualized Day Supports recognize the primary goal of the service is to facilitate community integration – to support positive and rewarding involvement in the community that leads to opportunities for relationships and interdependence with fellow community members, including opportunities to contribute, grow personally, and engage fully in what the local neighborhood, ward, and the larger city has to offer. This position requires a Bachelor's Degree; Valid state-issued driver’s license with current driving record in good standing; Four or more years of related experience; experience in community based programs preferred.

Residential services provide a program of services and support to intellectually challenged adult clients in a home-based setting. 

 Employment Opportunities

We are looking for a            Smart

           Willing to learn

           Ambitious

           Nice

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