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Req. No. 18-0101
Direct Support Professional
Assist people with disabilities
Vacaville, CA
Full Time & Part Time, Days
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Hiring Direct Support Professionals (DSP)!!!

Do you have a desire to help individuals of varying abilities reach their goals and achieve their dreams? At Dungarvin Vacaville, we support individuals with developmental disabilities in reaching 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.


  • Employees must have a sincere desire to support individuals with developmental disabilities, such as intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, autism and epilepsy.
  • Be at least 21 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.
  • Have the ability to receive instruction and implement policies and procedures as trained.


  • 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 $13.36 per hour upon completion of the 90-day orientation and $13.72 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.

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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