Direct Support Professional , Baltimore City Day Program

Humanim Baltimore , MD 21203

Posted 2 months ago

Direct Support Professional, DSP

East Baltimore City, MD

M-F 8:00am to 3:00pm (35 hours/Full time)

"I enjoy museums, nature, trains, dinosaurs and history. He like to engage only when its on my terms and I trust you. My ideal DSP would be someone that can think outside the box, enjoys art, science and being in the community. They also have to be okay with my plethora of assorted books and my ipad that is use daily"

Humanim's Baltimore City Day Program is looking for an individual that has similar interest as the individual mentioned and wants to make that difference on a daily basis with a person centered approach.


  • High School Diploma/GED equivalence

  • Bachelors' degree in psychology/related field or 2 years relevant experience preferred

  • Valid driver's license

  • Transportation and willingness to transport individuals in the community (to and from home, if needed).

Persons with experience in working with in DDA day program settings are encouraged & with teaching or leading a group experience that want to give back in a meaningful manner are encouraged to apply.

We are members of the NADSP and we offer DSPs the opportunity to become certified as a DSP. There are three (3) levels total and there is not only an opportunity to grow in the field but an opportunity to advance salary wise and build the resume for the next career opportunity within the organization.

If this position sounds like something you'd like to be considered for, what are you waiting for, apply today.

At Humanim, youll perform meaningful work, make a difference in the lives of the people we serve, and find the support and training it takes to grow as a professional. We offer a comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees, including paid time off, medical insurance, and tuition reimbursement. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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