Direct Support Professional - DSP

  • Job Reference: 00000189-1
  • Date Posted: 1 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Echoing Hills of Northern Ohio
  • Location: Lorain, Ohio
  • Salary: $15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Make a difference every day. Be a hero to someone who needs a hand. Support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities as a Direct Support Professional (DSP). You'll get to help individuals reach their goals. Do you like to spend time with others who need a helping hand? Do you feel fulfilled when you help others achieve their personal goals? Are you often called a nurturer or natural helper? Join a team that treats you like family and values your contribution.

What is a Direct Support Professional? A DSP at faith-based Echoing Hills helps individuals with daily living needs. That includes household duties like:

Direct Care

Assist with Daily Living Skills/Personal Care

Active Treatment


How We Support You As a DSP, you support individuals who need assistance to achieve their personal best. And, we support our DSP staff with these benefits:


Health insurance with a Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Dental, vision, life and disability insurance

Paid time off (PTO)

Supplemental pay: signing bonus and performance bonuses

Starting wage up to $15 per hour

Work a Schedule that Suits Your Lifestyle

We offer varying shift lengths from 8- to 12-hours, day/night shifts and overtime.

Requirements: 18 years or older High school diploma or equivalent GED

Valid Ohio Driver’s License

An ability to lift and maneuver 45 pounds

Dependability and honesty

A Christian background

Echoing Hills—Who We Are: We’re committed to revolutionizing lives where people live, learn, connect, play and worship. Our Direct Support Professionals play an essential, everyday role in helping individuals find fulfillment and joy in their lives.

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Position Requirements

Must Have:

High school diploma or equivalent GED.

Be at least 18 years old            

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

Shift: Various Shifts

Location: Echoing Valley Residential Center

EOE Statement: Echoing Hills Village, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against employees or otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, pregnancy, citizenship status, national origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

This position is currently accepting applications.