Direct Support Professional – Wallingford CT

Aspire Living &amp Learning

Be ok with the place you’re employed and what you do!

We’re Aspire Residing & Studying, a non-profit human providers company making a significant distinction within the lives of adults and youngsters with autism and different disabilities.

Aspire Residing & Studying is at present in search of a Direct Assist Skilled (DSP) to offer direct help to people with developmental disabilities in a residential setting. The DSP will present help with every day actions, together with family chores, meal preparation, leisure actions, studying actions, and bodily health actions. The DSP will characterize the wants, desires, and curiosity of people served or supported by this system, and supply enter on program planning and implementation for people.

Our ideally suited candidate:

  • Prior expertise working with people with disabilities in knowledgeable setting strongly most popular.
  • Fundamental pc expertise, expertise utilizing Therap a plus!
  • Glorious verbal and written communication expertise.
  • Empathy, enthusiasm, and a ardour and dedication for serving to others.
  • Excessive Faculty Diploma or GED required.
  • Legitimate driver’s license required, with at the least 3 years of driving expertise.

Our staff get pleasure from working with a enjoyable workforce of devoted professionals and consider in a wholesome work/life steadiness. As well as, eligible staff will obtain:

  • Full well being, dental, and imaginative and prescient insurance coverage
  • Versatile Spending Account (FSA) for medical and dependent care
  • 403(b) retirement plan and employer matching contribution
  • Paid sick and private days
  • Deal with ongoing skilled improvement
  • Alternatives for development – a lot of our staff have 20+ years of tenure and maintain management positions after becoming a member of us as Direct Assist Professionals!
  • Life insurance coverage (equal to twice your wage!)
  • Quick and long-term incapacity

If you wish to be a part of us in making a distinction and positively affect the lives of others whereas charting your individual path of improvement, then we on the Aspire workforce would love to listen to from you.

$17.77 / Hour

Aspire Residing & Studying believes it should play an lively function in making a neighborhood of staff that’s various, inclusive and equitable. Our work advantages drastically from the contributions of individuals of colour, individuals from working class backgrounds, girls, LGBTQ individuals, and people with disabilities. Therefore, we strongly encourage purposes from individuals with these identities or who’re members of different marginalized communities. 



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