Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) – Group homes
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Wichita, KS 67211
DSPs have the opportunity to support and coach adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in group home settings – to increase their independence. $9.50-10.50/hr. Evening/weekend shifts – PT & FT positions with consistent hours. Responsible to provide training on basic life skills – building self-esteem and assertiveness, making choices and decisions, improving health and safety awareness, and participating in the community. Requires high school diploma/GED, valid driver’s license, good driving record, and proof of vehicle insurance. Previous experience working with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities is beneficial, but not required. Requires strong communication skills and the ability to lift 50 lbs or ¼ of own body weight (whichever is less). Attendance at a two-week, weekday, daytime orientation required – paid training.