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Req. No. 16-0049
Direct Support Professional
Support people with developmental disabilities
Santa Rosa, CA
Full Time, Weekdays
High School/GED
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Dungarvin is currently hiring for Direct Support Professionals (DSP) at our Santa Rosa day program.

Do you have a desire to help individuals of varying abilities reach their goals and achieve their dreams? At Dungarvin Santa Rosa, we support individuals with developmental disabilities reach their goals and dreams by providing education, assistance, role modeling, supervision, and encouragement. We provide stimulating, productive, purposeful and meaningful experiences for the people we serve. We offer activities on-site, as well as outings and participation in local community events.

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 and personal care
  • Assisting individuals with planning and achieving goals
  • Driving company vehicles to activities in the community
  • Following protocols and procedures to maintain a healthy and safe environment.

Job Requirements:

  • Employees must have a sincere desire to support individuals with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, autism, 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 work as a team member

Pre-Employment Requirements

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

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

Salary: Dungarvin offers starting wages of $13.40 per hour with an increase to $13.77 at 1 year.

Paid training includes:

  • CPR
  • First Aid
  • Lifting and Transferring
  • OSHA

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • 401(k)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more

Come and join our team to experience a rewarding position with a national provider of services to people with developmental disabilities.

To apply, please email your resume to swhistler@dungarvin.com or apply online at https://rn11.ultipro.com/DUN1000/jobboard/NewCandidateExt.aspx?__JobID=1769

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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