Full Job Description
Position Title: Direct Support Professional
Reports To: Program Manager
Mission: Living Well Disability Services delivers exceptional services that transform the lives of people impacted by disabilities.
Vision: A day when all people impacted by disabilities live well.
Who we are: Living Well Disability Services delivers exceptional services that transform the lives of people impacted by intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. Services are available to people in their own home, their family’s home or in one of our 33 group homes throughout the 10-county region. We offer a broad spectrum of services to people with intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities such as cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, multiple sclerosis, autism, and brain injury. These may be complicated by a variety of chronic health conditions. Innovation in service, accessibility, wellness, and technology help people pursue their goals and live as independently as possible.
What is an Direct Support Professional? A Direct Support Professional is someone who works to empower and support the people we serve to achieve their goals and dreams. A Direct Support Professional is actively engaged as an effective and cooperative member of service and interdisciplinary teams to implement people’s services plans and encourage people to make choices, decisions and plans that reflect people’s personal interests. A Direct Support Professional is committed to providing services in a manner that reflects Living Well Disability Services’ mission and vision.