- High School CTE
Full-Time / Part-Time
Become a DSP sponsored by Summit DD
A Direct Support Professional (DSP) is someone who works directly with people who have intellectual or developmental disabilities. DSPs aim to assist people in realizing their full potential.
Summit DD is collaborating with Providers in Summit County to assist them in their search for the right, reliable, energetic & passionate DSPs to provide safe & supported care for the individuals in their programs.
$13-$16 depending on hiring agency and experience
Responsible, on time, and professional
Caring and compassionate attitude
Motivated to learn
Benefits Will vary by agency, but may include:
Paid time off
Full Job Description Will vary by agency, but may include:
Following the plans laid out in each person’s Individual Service Plan
Assisting individual(s) with daily living skills
Assisting individual(s) with job specific skills
Assisting individual(s) with engaging in daily chores
Teach/support relationship building skills
Teach/support problem solving skills/conflict resolution
Providing individual(s) with opportunities for community engagement/outings
Zoo, movies, grocery store, parks, etc.
Perform daily record keeping
2355 Second Street, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 44221
Who To Contact
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If you are a high school student, please note that you will have several opportunities to visit PLCC during your sophomore year.
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