Direct Support Professional (DSP) - Day Community - Part-Time

Pay Rate: $14.56/hr.

Hours: Monday - Friday, first shift, 24 hours/week

Do you want to share your knowledge and help others achieve goals?

As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) - Day Community you will be helping adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities foster independence. You will be there every step of the way in Erie day programs as our individuals gain valuable new skills.

Work with a team of creative and reliable professionals to help our adults grow, learn and connect with others in their community. It’s more than a career; it’s a fulfilling way of life.

Responsibilities include implementing goal plans, assisting with personal care, following activity schedules, and participating in interesting, growth-oriented in-facility activities and community outings with program attendees.

Qualifications for Direct Support Professional (DSP) - Day Community - Part-Time:

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record
  • Eligibility for State Police Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse History Clearance

Perks with a Purpose
Our benefits are created with YOU in mind.

Financial Well-being
• 403B Retirement Savings options
• On-Demand Pay
• Employee Referral Bonus program
• Student Loan Forgiveness
• College Scholarship & Tuition Discounts
• Employee Discounts
Life & Family Support
• Erie Campus*- discounted on-site weekday childcare
• Employee discounts for select events and services

Who is Barber National Institute?

The Barber National Institute is a non-profit committed to its mission of providing the highest quality services for children and adults with autism, intellectual disabilities, or behavioral health challenges and their families. Since our founding in 1952, we have evolved into a multi-faceted organization serving more than 6,200 individuals annually with a wide range of educational, vocational, residential, and behavioral health programs.

Qualified applicants must meet eligibility for PA Child Abuse History and Criminal Record Check. We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. If you need an accommodation to apply, please contact HR. EOE