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.

Qualifications:

  • 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 YouTube.com 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 03/01/17

Open Hours for Website

Creative Learning Center

Position 1            40 hrs                    M-F 7:30a-4:00p

Position 2            40 hrs                    M-F 7:30a-4:00p

Group Homes – 8 Individuals in Residence

GH 1

Position 1            28.75 hrs              M- F 6:45a-8:30a, 3p-7p

Position 2            37 hrs                    Tue-F 2:45p.-9p., Sat 9a.-9p

 

GH 2

Position 1            22 hrs                    M-F 6a-8:30a, every other Sun 8a-8p

Position 2            23 hrs                    M 6:30a-8:30a & 2:45p-8p, T, W, Th 2:45p-8p,

Position 3            20.75 hrs              M 2:45p-9p, W 2:45p-11p, F 2:45p-9p

 

GH3

Position 1            40 hrs                    M-F 7:30a.-3:30p

Position 2            33/39 hrs             Wk 1  Sat 10p–10a,  Sun 10p.-8:30a., M 11p.-8:30a, T 11p-8:30a

Wk 2 M 11p-8:30a, T 11p.-8:30a, F 10p-10a., Sat 10p-10a

Position 3            39/33 hrs             Wk 1 W 11p-8:30a, Th 11p-8:30a, F 10p-10a, Sat 10p-10a

Wk 2 Sat 10p-10a, Sun 10p-8:30a, W 11p-8:30a, Th 11p-8:30a

 

Supported Living-

SL Non-24 Hour

Position 1            44 hrs                    Sun, W, Th, Sat 9a-4p, F 8a-8p

Position 2            19 hrs                    M 3-8p, W 11a-4p, Th 12-4p, F 11a-4p

SL 2

Position 1            28 hrs                    S 4-8p, W, F, Sat 4p-12a

SL 3

Position 1            16 hrs                    F, Sat 8a-4p

Position 2            48 hrs                    S, M, T, W, Th 4p-12a, F, Sat 8p-12A

SL 4

Position 1            16 hrs                    F, Sat 12a-8a

SL 5

Position 1            16 hrs                    Sun, Sat 4p-12a

SL 6

Position 1            16 hrs                    S, M 4p-12a

Position 2            40 hrs                    S 10a-6p, M 3-9p, T 4-10p, W 3-10p, F 4-9p, Sat 10-6p

SL 7

Position 1            16 hrs                    F, Sat 12a-8a

Position 2            40 hrs                    M-F 8a-4p

Position 3            16 hrs                    S, M 4p-12a

SL 9

Position 1            16 hrs                    S, M 12a-8a

SL 10

Position 1            24 hrs                    Th, F, Sat 4p-12a

SL 11

Position 1            16 hrs                    S, M 12a-8a

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.

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