Direct Support Professional

Direct Support Professional – Full and Part Time Positions Available

Do you enjoy caring for others? Are you looking for a rewarding position that allows you to do just that? Passages, Inc. is a non-profit social services agency that provides support services to individuals with intellectual disabilities. We are seeking professional, caring and supportive individuals to join our team.
A direct support professional provides support and training to individuals in daily living skills and pursuit of personal goals. In this role, individuals serve as professional role models for others in communication and action to protect, respect and ensure individual rights. Full training is provided.


  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
  • Reliable transportation and proof of valid auto insurance
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, if necessary
  • Ability to demonstrate home and community safety practices
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule

Qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to confirm their interest before applying with Passages by having first watched a realistic job preview of the Direct Support Professional job role. Simply go to on the Internet, then type ‘direct support professional’ into the search field. Note: Applicants selected for an interview will be required to watch a realistic job preview video as part of the interview process.

Current as of 09/07/16

Supported Living

Position 1   12 hrs                         Every other Sunday 9a-4p, M 9a-4p, Every other      Saturday 9a-4p

Position 2   25.5 hrs                      Sun 11:30a-4:30p, M 8:30a-1:30p, T 11:30a-4:30p, Th 11:30a-5p; F 8:30a-1:30p

Position 3            8 hrs                      F 5-9p, Sat 5-9p

Position 4            10.5 hrs                 M 1:30-6:30p, th 9:30a-11:30a, F 1:30-5p

Position 5            16 hrs                    Sun 12a-8a, Sat 12a-8a

Position 6            8 hrs                      Sun 9a-1p, Sat 12-4p

Position 7            8 hrs                      Sun 12a-8a

Position 8            8 hrs                      F 8a-4p

Position 9            24 hrs                    Sun, W, Sat 4p-12a

Position 10          23 hrs                    M 3-8p, W 4-9p, F 4-9p, Sat 10a-6p

Position 11          8 hrs                      Sun 8a-4p

Position 12          8 hrs                      M 4p-12a

Position 13          16 hrs                    Fr 12a-8a, Sat 12a-8a

Position 14          39 hrs                    Sun 10a-6p, T, W, Th 3-9p, F 4-9p, Sat 12-8p

Position 15          16 hrs                    F, Sat 8a-4p

Position 16          11 hrs                    M 3-9p, F 4-9p

Position 17          16 hrs                    F, Sat 12a-8a

Position 18          8 hrs                      Th 8a-4p

Position 19          48 hrs                    Sun, M, T, W, Th, Sat 4p-12a

Position 20          9 hrs                      F 4-8p, Sat 4-9

Position 21          16 hrs                    Sun, M 12a-8a

Position 22          41.5 hrs                 Sun 8a-4p, T 8a-2p, W 8a-4p, Th 8a-2:30p, F 8a-12:30p, Sat 8a-4p

Position 23          30 hrs                    Sun 4p-12a, M, T 3p-12a, W 4p-12a

Position 24          23 hrs                    Th, F 3p-12a, Sat 4p-12a

Position 25          32 hrs                    M, Th, F, S 4p-12a

Position 26          40 hrs                    S, M, T, W, Th 12a-8a

Position 27          16 hrs                    F, Sat 12a-8a

Position 28          8 hrs                      M 12a-8a

Position 29          8 hrs                      Sat 8a-4p

Position 30          8 hrs                      Sun 4p-12a

Position 31          12 hrs                    Sun, M, F 4-8p


Group Home

Position 1            22.5 hrs               M 4-8p, T 2:45-9p, W 2:45-11p, Th 4-8p

Position 2            22.25 hrs              Sun 8a-8p, M 2:45-9p, W 4-8p

Position 3            38 hrs                    M-F 11p-8:15a

Position 4            18 hrs                    Sun 11a-6p, T 4-8p, Sat 11a-6p

Position 5            31.25 hrs              M-F 2:45-9p

Position 6            37 hrs                    T-F 2:45-9p, Sat 9a-9a

Position 7            20 hrs                    M-F 3-7p

Position 8            8.75 hrs                M-F 6:45-8:30a

How to Apply

Please download our Employment Application to fill out and return in person to the  Human Resources Manager, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 301 W. Van Buren Street, Suite 201 (second floor) in Columbia City, Indiana, or by mail to:

Passages, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources Manager
P.O. Box 1005
Columbia City, IN 46725

If we identify you as a candidate for a Direct Support Professional position, we will contact you.

Thank you for your interest in Passages, Inc.

Passages, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Passages, Inc. is a drug free workplace. Job applicants and employees are subject to drug testing.

If you would rather fill out and submit the application online, you can fill out the full application here.

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