Direct Support Professional

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.

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

If you plan to fill out the online application form, please allow at least 15 to 20 minutes to fill out the form. Progress on the form cannot be saved and could be lost if you leave the page.

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.