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Direct Support Specialist (DSS)

DSP Connections Inc
Job Description

Job Opportunities:

  • High caliber, career-oriented individuals encouraged to apply
  • This position allows for personal and professional growth through a personalized development plan to help build a career path serving individuals with I/DD
  • Based on job performance, this position will provide opportunities for many rewards, recognition, and increased pay
  • Work collaboratively within a dynamic team and other medical professionals to provide high-quality care in a positive, and caring environment


  • A minimum of two continuous years of experience working with individuals with I/DD, and one year specifically working with complex behaviors and medical needs
  • Covid vaccination encouraged
  • Valid drivers license, auto insurance and reliable transportation

Desired Skill Set:

  • Previous experience working within a family environment
  • Excel in communication, both verbally and in writing
  • Must have the skills and ability to follow and adhere to program’s established policies, procedures, and program documentation
  • Understand how to effectively utilize program resources and follow the PBSP and other documentation to enhance the client’s life
  • Moderate computer skills to provide documentation and track critical data


  • Caring, Fun, outgoing, positive, and interactive support professional
  • Desire to build a positive working relationship within team environment and to be stretched to learn every day
  • Work collaboratively within a team and equally contribute to the team’s success
  • Dependable attendance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $26.00 - $28.00 per hour

Schedule looking to fill: 

Open Shift: 

- NOC Shift (11pm-7am Sunday - Thursday)


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Evening shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability
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