Direct Support Staff

Direct Support Staff Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Direct Support Staff to join our team.


  • Maintaining documentation in compliance with company procedures;
  • Promoting independence in daily activities, such as work, learning and leisure;
  • Operating facilty’s vehicles in compliance with company policies and governmental statutes;
  • Establishing a secure, positive environment that nurtures residents’ needs, self-expression and goals;
  • Overseeing residents and taking care of their needs, and performing housekeeping duties;
  • Delivering individualized training and care for residents in compliance with healthcare professionals’ instructions and other specific guidelines;
  • Complying with facility’s policies and procedures;
  • Maintaining knowledge of residents’ requirements;
  • Advancing residents’ decision-making, productivity and participation in a range of activities;
  • Facilitate resident’s inclusion in the community’s experiences and activities.


  • Comfortable with assisting residents with hygiene and medical routines;
  • Completion of criminal background check and health screening;
  • Mandt, CPR and first aid certification;
  • Completion of provided training;
  • Proficient computer skills;
  • Availability to work shifts;
  • Must be 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma or GED;
  • Capable of communicating well in both verbal and written form;
  • Must be able to pass a Criminal Background Check;
  • Have good judgment and able to handle crisis situations;
  • Flexible Work Hours;
  • Employee Stock Ownership Package (ESOP);
  • Health, dental and vision benefits;
  • Rapid Advancement Opportunities;
  • FT & PT Hours Available,- Days, Evenings & Weekends Hours.