Direct Support Professional Openings in Day Services
STARTING PAY: $12 PER HOUR
Be You, Be the Arc. Bring your kindness, bring your compassion, bring your diversity. Create a rewarding career at The Arc of Monroe by empowering and supporting people with I/DD to live fulfilling lives and create opportunities for independence and inclusion.
Valid NYS Driver's License REQUIRED (min. one year), along with the desire to have fun, build relationships, and enrich the lives of people with disabilities! We provide all education and training.
We have Full-Time and Part-Time Openings in our Day Services programs across the county. Per Diem, or "on-call", staff is also available. Shifts are between 7:30a - 4:30p.
Direct Support Professional Benefits Offered*
Health Insurance with agency contribution
Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
8 Paid Holidays
Advancement opportunities available with DSP Credentialing course
Employer Paid term life insurance
Retirement plan with Agency match
Tuition Reimbursement & Employee Referral Bonus
College loan forgiveness
Benefits vary based on hours worked
Click this link to find out more about being a Direct Support Professional.
Watch video below to find out about our Right Fit Hiring process:
Empower people to make their own choices while providing as little support as necessary to create opportunities for independence
Be a role model for making safe and healthy lifestyle choices
Inspire someone to have fun with art, music, cooking, or their favorite activity
Play basketball, go for a walk, challenge someone to a game of cards
Explore parks, museums, concerts, sporting events within the community
Grow positive relationships with families or guardians, and be their go-to contact
Assist with personal care, hygiene, and daily living skills
Attend to medical needs, including transportation to and from doctor's appointments
High School diploma/G.E.D.
Valid NYS driver's license with reliable transportation to and from work
Excellent communications skills
You would be a good fit if your background includes Human Services, Teaching Assistant, Paraprofessional, Personal Care Aide, Home Health Aide, Certified Nursing Assistant, Customer Service, Psychiatry, Education, being collaborative, empathetic and caring.
About The Arc of Monroe
The Arc of Monroe supports people with intellectual or developmental disabilities, as well as a wide variety of other disabilities. The Arc of Monroe has been providing a variety of programs and services for over 1,700 people with I/DD and their families in the Rochester community for over 60 years.
Arc Of Monroe County