Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona
  • Tucson, AZ, USA
  • 13.20
  • 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:

Get paid to make someone's day!

CCS is looking for Direct Services Professionals (DSP). DSPs works directly with people who have intellectual or developmental disabilities. At CCS, DSPs aim to assist people in realizing their full potential. Our employees help people become integrated and engaged in our community. It's important and fulfilling work. Full or Part-Time, Weekends, Overnights, Weekday, and Weekend shifts and work locations available. Earn $13.20 an hour with the potential for overtime. Vacation, sick leave, and holiday pay. 401k, and health insurance available for full time workers. Requires GED, ability to obtain Level One Fingerprint clearance card and pass drug screen. Driver's license and good driving record. CCS is an equal opportunity employer.

Compensation: $13.20 per hour

Location: Tucson

We conduct a five panel drug test prior to employment for this safety sensitive position.

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
  • 403(b)
  • 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

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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