Direct Support Professional/Residential/Day Shift & Weekend Work (Personal Services)
Catholic Charities is a non-profit organization with a diverse workforce of over 2000 employees of all faiths, ages and ethnicities who help to improve the lives of those we serve. We are the largest private provider of human services in Maryland operating over 80 programs throughout Maryland, serving children and families, people living in poverty, individuals with intellectual disabilities, immigrants, and seniors. Here, you can build a career where you make meaningful differences in the lives of others as we fulfill our mission to love, serve, teach and work for justice.
Gallagher Services provides care for the adults with intellectual and development disabilities, who reside in one of our programs throughout Baltimore County, Baltimore City Harford County and, Anne Arundel County.
We are currently looking for a DSP Residential-Direct Support Professional. The hours for this position are the following:
Gallagher services is seeking a DSP- Residential Direct Support Professional who is devoted, dependable, compassionate and patient, who have the desire to work with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities in a Residential setting.The DSP provides quality living support (physical, social, behavioral, career, and personal) to persons with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD) living and working in the community. The DSP ensures that human, civil, and legal rights of all people are protected by advocating, teaching, promoting dignity, and reasonable risk and following mandatory reporting guidelines for the people supported.
This position will require the following:
• High School Diploma
• A Valid Maryland Driver's License with a driving record showing no more than 3 points
• Medication Certification by an approved DDA course must be obtained within three months of hire
• One year experience in ID/DD or related field preferred
We offer a wide range of benefits to meet the ever-changing needs of our employees including but not limited to:
• Vacation/sick/holiday pay
• 403(b) Retirement Plan with a discretionary employer contribution
Join Catholic Charities of Baltimore where you will be an important member of a trauma-informed care organization that promotes a culture of safety, empowerment, healing and self-care, and that believes that every person has infinite worth and promise.
Catholic Charities is an equal opportunity employer