Job Application - Boone County Family Resources

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Direct Support Professional

Are you a caring, positive, detail oriented person who enjoys working with people?

Boone County Family Resources is looking for a caring and compassionate individual to fill the role of Direct Support Professional in our residential program for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Join an organization that strongly believes that every individual deserves the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential. The right candidate will be passionate about helping the people we serve thrive in our community, connect with others, and achieve their personal goals.

The Direct Support Professional is responsible for:

·         Assisting with daily living activities, including preparing meals and assisting with personal hygiene

·         Developing a rapport with residents and cultivating a safe and supportive relationship

·         Providing supervision, training and guidance when needed

·         Providing services as outlined in individual care plans

·         Communicating progress to individuals’ support team

Qualifications & Skills

·         High school diploma or G.E.D. certificate required

·         Valid driver’s license

·         Creative problem solving and great attention to detail

·         Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills

·         Compassionate about the care and well-being of others

·         Ability to pass a background check and drug test

Job Type

·         Full Time & Part Time

·      Evening/Weekend Availability


·         Starting wage 11.11/hour dependent on education and experience, with pay differentials for direct care and weekend shifts