Direct Support Professional (Dsp)

Bancroft Broomall , PA 19008

Posted 7 days ago

Overview

Are you looking to build a career where you'll make a real impact? Working at Bancroft will provide you with opportunities to grow professionally, find your purpose, and make a real difference in the lives of others. As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) within our Adult Residential Program, you'll empower individuals living with intellectual and developmental disabilities to realize their best life.

Bring Out the Best in You and Those We Serve

Bancroft's community-based residences for people with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities fosters a stable environment where each individual can experience independence. Direct Support Professionals help those in our care to reach their highest potential, while gaining experience and learning new skills. We are hiring in Delaware and Lower Merion Counties including Broomall, Bryn Mawr, and Bala Cynwyd, PA. Various schedules and shifts are currently available, including days, evenings, and overnights.

Responsibilities

How You Can Make a Real Impact:

  • Empower individuals to develop skills for daily life

  • Support the personal growth of the people we serve

  • Encourage independence through personalized plans of care

  • Plan events and outings to build connections within the community

  • Communicate with residents' families and guardians

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Qualifications

We're Hiring Compassionate Team Members Who:

  • Are 18 years of age or older

  • Have a current, non-provisional driver's license in good standing

  • Possess a high school diploma or GED

  • Work well in teams and are open to learning new skills

  • Have the ability and willingness to work weekends

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree

  • Experience in caretaking or supporting individuals with developmental disabilities

What You'll Love About Bancroft:

  • Meaningful Purpose: We truly make a difference in the lives of others, which inspires us to be better people, and gives us purpose.

  • Lasting Bonds: We are a close-knit, committed team who feel like a second family

  • Personal Growth: There are opportunities to learn and build skills, professional development, career advancement, tuition assistance, and loan repayment programs

  • Outstanding Benefits: We offer competitive salaries, tuition assistance up to $5,250 each year, discounted tuition at local colleges and universities, retirement savings programs, generous paid time off, medical and dental insurance, and more

What May Challenge You:

  • Every hour of each day is different

  • Weekend availability is most often required

  • Caring for the people we serve can be physically, mentally, and emotionally tough

About Bancroft

At Bancroft, you'll do more than just make an impact. We are a care team of 2,700 employees across 200+ facilities and homes in NJ, PA, and DE committed to making a lasting difference in the lives of the people we serve and their loved ones. Together, we work diligently and compassionately, to improve the lives of the people we serve. Find your purpose and more at Bancroft.

Real Life. Real Purpose.

bancroft.org/careers

Ability to successfully clear a pre-employment physical, drug test and criminal background check is required

Keywords:

Direct Support Professional, DSP, Developmental Disabilities, Intellectual Disabilities, DD, Autism, Direct Support, Direct Care, Community Based, Mental Health Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant, CNA, Patient Care Assistant, PCA, Home Health Aide, Residential Counselor, Caregiver, Companion, Applied Behavior Analysis, ABA, Neurobehavioral, Psychology, Social Services

EEO Statement

Bancroft is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. #cb

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