NHS Human Services, Inc. Direct Support Professional in Middletown, Delaware
NHS is Growing!!!
With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. More than 10,000 employees provide care to almost 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, and Michigan. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and many more specialized programs.
The Direct Support Professional (DSP) interacts with and supports the individual in a variety of potential settings, including community, family or individual homes and generic community settings, as well as Adult Training Facilities (ATF). The DSP provides personal care, instruction, guidance, mentoring, companionship and support, often across a 24 hour period, according to the individual's Person Centered Plan/Individual Support Plan (ISP). The DSP provides a level of care that enhances the health, safety, dignity and contentment of every consumer served.
Must have a high school dipolma/GED.
Must be at least age 18 or older.
Must have at least 1 year of I/DD experience in a group home or residential setting.
Pay rate is $10.61 per hour.