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Req. No. 99-0018
Lead Direct Support Professional
Full & Part Time
Afternoon, Evening and Overnight Shifts
Louisville, KY
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You have the ability to make someone's life better! Embrace the opportunity to change someone's life by assisting people with developmental disabilities. Dungarvin is looking for dependable and enthusiastic Lead Direct Support Professionals with the desire to assist the people we support in leading the highest quality of life and reaching their goals.The Lead DSP position is responsible for assisting the Program Director with the coordination of services to the participants served, including finance, medical, recreation, program services, family contact/involvement, education and household management. This position assists the Program Director in maintaining consistency in program implementation, individual care and communication with staff and interdisciplinary team members, including the day or residential program. The Lead DSP also carries out the duties of a Direct Support Professional.  
  • Performing household duties
  • Developing independent living skills
  • Shopping
  • Behavior management
  • Basic life skills
  • Medication administration
  • Personal hygiene
  • Implementing medical appointments
  • Community activities

Some experience in human services, caregiving or medical field is desired, but not required.

Full and part-time Direct Support Professional positions are available for afternoon, evening and overnight shifts.

This position offers:
  • Flexible schedules
  • 401(k) plans
  • Paid time off

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • High school diploma/GED required.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Current auto liability insurance.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Acceptable driving/criminal record.

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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