Residential Sites Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Optimae LifeServices, Inc. - Des Moines, IA3.2

Full-time$11 an hour

Job Summary:

We have openings for full-time & part-time Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) in our Des Moines, IA Residential Sites program. Open shifts include: midshifts (10am-6pm/11am-7pm), evenings (4pm-12am), very few overnights (12am-8am), & days only on weekends(8am-4pm). Applicants should possess a willingness and desire to work with people experiencing Mental Illness, Intellectual Disabilities, and/or Developmental Disabilities. If you want more than a job, join our team where you can make a difference & assist in teaching life skills to individuals in a community based setting.


  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Be a licensed driver with a reliable vehicle and automobile insurance
  • Be able to pass a required background check which includes Child and Dependent Adult Abuse, criminal record, and driving record checks


  • Supporting our customer's social and learning environment
  • Assisting with activities of daily living
  • Supporting our customers to achieve the personal goals of their choice
  • We are looking for self-directed individuals with characteristics of compassion, respect, and problem solving skills.
  • No experience necessary, we will train.

We offer a wide array of benefits to full timestaff including :

  • Company paid life insurance
  • Holiday premium pay
  • Health, dental and vision insurance (employee/employer shared cost)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Anniversary bonuses


Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $10.50 /hour


  • human services: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Driver's License (Required)