Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona
  • Tucson, AZ, USA
  • 13.00
  • Hourly
  • Full-time, Part-time and On-Call

Full healthcare package, 10 holidays, vacation, sick leave, and 403(b) Plan

Catholic Community Services

Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona strengthens families, supports communities, provides
compassionate services, and strives for excellence. For more information visit our website at:

We are looking for a Direct Support Professional. The DSP assists with the care, supervision, support and
daily living skills training for individuals with multiple disabilities in a residential setting. DSP position may
be stressful and require a high demand of performance. May perform other duties as assigned.

Compensation: $12.15 per hour

Location: Tucson
Full-time, part-time and on call. Several positions available!

Benefits of a Direct Support Professional (full-time employees only,):

Up to 27 paid days off during your first year, including 10 paid holidays
Medical, Dental, Vision
Life Insurance
Long Term Disability Insurance/Voluntary short-term disability, hospital confinement indemnity;
accident, critical illness insurance
Section 125

Responsibilities of a Direct Support Professional

Assists residents with personal care areas on a daily basis, Personal care tasks may include
showering/bathing etc. and budgeting/bill-paying/banking and shopping Maintains living environment in a clean, sanitary, neat and safe condition at all times Maintains compliance with all health and safety facility related licensing standards (DES, DDD
and DHS)
Implements recommended physical, occupational and speech therapy exercises
Documents implementation of recommended programs, outcomes, progress and concerns using
the Therap web-based documentation system
Attends regular meetings i.e. agency, individual client and staff interactions, and in-service
training sessions as required by supervisor May Drive personal or company vehicle

Qualifications of a Direct Support Professional

High School / GED
Proven ability to lift 60 lbs 20% of the time
Obtain State of Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card and pass drug screening
Valid Arizona Driver License, proof of insurance and Arizona Motor Vehicle Division 39 month
Motor Vehicle Report

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS of a Direct Support Professional:

Post-secondary education
1 year of experience in an independent living setting or residential or day program working with
persons with disabilities
American Sign Language skills

The above statement reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal
functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered a detailed description of all work
requirements that may be inherent in the job.
We are an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer for all individuals. All qualified
applicants are encouraged to apply.

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