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Req. No. 14-0553
Direct Support Professional
Respecting and responding to the choices of people with developmental disabilities
Hayward, CA
Full Time & Part Time, Days
High School/GED
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Dungarvin Hayward is hiring Direct Support Professionals (DSPs).

At Dungarvin, we help individuals with developmental disabilities lead meaningful lives by providing support with skill development, social development and community integration. A typical day may include volunteering, participating in community activities, role modeling, helping with personal support needs, shopping, art or educational activities.

Job duties include:

  • Assisting individuals in increasing their basic life skills through guidance and role modeling.
  • Providing direct care and support with daily activities such as mealtime, hygiene and toileting.
  • Assisting individuals with planning and achieving goals.
  • Driving company vehicles to activities in the community.
  • Developing and implementing individualized and group activities.


  • Employees must have a sincere desire to support individuals with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, autism and epilepsy.
  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Have basic computer knowledge.
  • Have the physical ability to lift over 50 lbs frequently and over 100 lbs occasionally.
  • Have the ability to make sound judgments when given guidance and priorities.
  • Have the ability to work as a team member.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Current, valid driver's license with an acceptable driving history.
  • Be able to pass DOJ and FBI background checks.
  • Physician's clearance and a TB test clearance.
  • High school diploma or GED.

Positions: Full-time and part-time positions are available. All shifts are Monday-Friday.

Salary: Dungarvin offers starting wages of $13.15 per hour.

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 401(k)

TO APPLY: Send your resume to ttervo@dungarvin.com or apply online at https://rn11.ultipro.com/DUN1000/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=999

We would love to hear about your skills, education, and experience! If you have experience in the following fields or positions, we encourage you to apply: Behavior Technician, Job Coach, Direct Support Professional, Caregiver, DSP, Counselor, Aide, Coach, Behavior Intervention, Instructor, Skills Trainer, Social Services, ABA, Mental Health Specialist

Dungarvin is an equal opportunity employer who provides a work environment that is filled with opportunities for personal challenges and rewards. In addition to competitive compensation, benefits and opportunities for growth, we also provide you the chance to make a daily difference in the lives of people with disabilities.

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