Home Support Specialist
Provide support to the community living arrangements of persons with developmental disabilities to acquire functional living skills needed to live as independently as possible within their homes and communities consistent with their stated needs, goals and choices.
As a Direct Support Professional (DSP): Provide support & comfort to people with developmental and other disabilities, assisting them to lead self-directed lives, achieve their personal goals and contribute to their community; and encourage attitudes and behaviors that enhance inclusion in their communities.
High School diploma or GED Minimum of 21 years of age Six months successful work/volunteer experience with persons developmental disabilities preferred. Valid Illinois Drivers license. Certificate of Proof of Insurance and maintenance of such at minimum amount of coverage required by law,