Float Direct Support Professional 2 -DSP


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Pathlight Inc
220 Brookdale Drive
Springfield, MA 01104
Float Direct Support Professional 2 -DSP
$19.00 Per Hour
Full Time
Customer Service
High School or Equivalent
Up to One Year

Do you have the heart to serve others? Are you ready to be a part of something more rewarding? Then, the time to apply with Pathlight is... NOW!

Job Title: DSP2 Float - FULL TIME.

Summary of Position: This position is assigned to fulfill shifts at multiple residential sites to support direct care duties, instruct individuals with developmental disabilities, and promote their dignity, safety, health, welfare rights, and development, including advanced medical behavioral treatment and other assigned duties.

Location: Sites covered in this position include Holyoke, Feeding Hills, Agawam and Wilbraham, MA

Payrate: $19.00/hour.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Availability to float between multiple sites to support operational and staffing needs.
  • Provide direct care services.
  • Implement the individualized service of each person and be current on all changes.
  • Perform medical treatments or behavioral interventions.
  • Provide med administration.
  • Provide CPR/FA. Seek emergency medical care as needed.
  • Accompany the individuals we serve to appointments, social functions, recreational activities, and other planned events as requested by supervisor.
  • Participate in house cleaning, general maintenance, and laundry.
  • Attend and participate in related meetings and trainings.
  • Perform other related tasks as assigned by supervisor.

Hiring requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver's license. Reliable transportation required.
  • Over 1 year experience working as direct support professional; Knowledge of Human Services field, direct care services, individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Requires current certifications in specialized training for Medication Administration (MAP). CPR and First Aid.
  • Current QBS Safety Training certification (preferred).

Apply Now online.

Prefer a paper application? Stop by our office to complete an application.

Springfield office is located: 220 Brookdale Dr. Springfield, MA.

Pathlight has demonstrated a commitment to issues of diversity. We welcome all applicants.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.


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