Howry Residential Services


Job Title:
Direct Support Professional

A capable Direct Support Professional that cares for the overall wellbeing of our residents. Encourages them to live independent, productive lives. The Direct Support Professional will follow guidelines and specific instructions pertaining to individual residents’ support, treatments, and care. You will assist with personal care needs, daily routines, support the expression of spiritual beliefs, and encourage meaningful interactions between residents and the community. You will be an advocate for the whole community with disabilities. To be successful in this role you need to be mindful of resident’s disabilities in an empathetic manner yet care for them in a way that encourages their independence and inclusion in the community. Top candidates are empathetic, patient, and prudent. DSPs perform all job duties in accordance with established policies and procedures contained in the Policy and Procedure Manual and Employee Handbook. This position may be either full-time or part-timeThis position may be either full-time or part-time.

Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activitiesUse the company van to take individuals to community activities or appointmentsProviding companionship and supportive listeningCooking, assistance with feedingCharting or taking notes for others to reviewAdministering medicationReporting changes in the health or status of the clientTaking vitalsAssisting with personal caresMaintaining an individual's health equipment

Minimum Qualifications: 1. 18 years of age 2. High school diploma or equivalent3. One year experience serving people in adult foster care services preferred4. Eligible as determined by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Department of Human Services5. Valid driver’s license and driving record that meets insurability requirements as defined by the Company’s insurance carrier; may need to possess a personal vehicle for use in performing work-related activities, and maintain necessary insurance coverage


How to Apply:
Apply on our website at or call me at 651-491-1834