Direct Support Professional - Third shift
The Arc Of SteubenFull time Full day
Direct Support Professional 1
Full-time, Non Exempt
Third Shift Schedule
The Arc of Steuben is a not-for-profit organization that supports people with developmental and
intellectual disabilities so they realize their goals and dreams and become the best they can be.
Under the direction of the Registered Nurse this position is responsible for maintaining an environment in as an entry-level Direct Support Professional (DSP), you act as an advocate for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. You maintain an environment for the people we support that is fun and promotes their growth. You also ensure the health and safety of the individuals in our program. By understanding individual differences in ability, personality, interests, learning, motivation, likes, and dislikes, you can provide the best support possible.
We offer a competitive starting pay of $12.00/hour that will increase to $12.50/hour after mandatory paid training. Our Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) also enjoy medical insurance, flexible spending programs, paid time off, discount programs, a 401(k)-retirement plan, associate recognition programs, as well as holiday, bereavement, and jury duty pay. We value education which is why we offer tuition reimbursement, comprehensive paid training, and by working for a not-for-profit agency you may qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. If this sounds like the opportunity for you, apply today!
Note: Our Residences are staffed 24/7 We have openings for Day, Evening and Overnight hours all throughout Steuben County.
SCHEDULE: Third Shift
Monday 11pm - 8am
Tuesday 11pm - 8am
Wednesday 11pm - 8am
Thursday 11pm - 8am
- High School diploma or equivalent required.
- CPR/First Aid/AED and SCIP Certification within the first six months of hire.
- Medication Administration required within one year of full-time status.
- This person must possess a valid NYS driver's license and maintain a safe driving record per agency policy.
$12.50 after mandatory paid training