10 Nov 2020

Full-Time Direct Support Professional

Help Foundation – Posted by mstepak Stow, Ohio, United States of America

Job Description

About HELP Foundation:

HELP is our passion!

For more than 50 years, HELP Foundation has served people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We provide residential, employment, transportation and day support services for adults, and summer enrichment opportunities for children.

What HELP Offers:

  • New Hire SIGN ON BONUS – earn up to $500!
  • Access to your pay between pay checks with OnDemand Pay
  • Benefits to include medical, dental, vision and more
  • Paid Time-Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) plan with fully vested employer match
  • Ability to earn an additional quarterly bonus if you have 2 years of DSP service and have completed the NADSP approved training requirements
  • $200.00 Referral bonuspaid after the referred employee completes 90 days of employment – full or part time


Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Site Leader, a Direct Support Professional performs duties related to the overall care of consumers in assigned residential and adult day services facilities.


Essential Job Functions

  • Routine daily living tasks such as meal/menu prep, grocery shopping, grooming, bathing, assistance with personal care, etc.
  • Familiar with the proper use of appliances and/or adaptive or assistive devices
  • Basic money management for the consumer
  • A positive attitude
  • Accompany consumers to events in their local community
  • Help maintain & promote a safe and clean environment for the individuals
  • Help consumers achieve and exceed their personal goals


  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED
  • previous exposure to individuals with developmental or intellectual disabilities or a combination of experience and education preferred
  • Basic level of computer skills as well as good basic reading and writing skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to accept and provide direction and instruction in a professional manner
  • Successfully pass a drug test and a background check that includes a BCI and FBI criminal history check
  • Positions may require a valid Ohio Driver’s License with less than 5 points

Pay: starting at $11.00 per hour

How to Apply

How to Apply:

Job Categories: Healthcare/Medical. Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 27 days.

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