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Direct Support Professional - Adult Program

Posted: 01/26/2023

You can grow a career at Cape Cod’s most innovative human service agency….. inclusive environment, professional training, competitive salary, opportunities for advancement.   Latham offers a robust benefits package including 5 weeks earned time away, excellent health plans, tuition reimbursement and a retirement fund match.
Join our team helping students and adults with disabilities thrive in their educational and community life.
Latham Centers Benefits Package includes: Health Insurance; Generous Paid Time Off; Tuition Reimbursement; and a 403b Retirement Plan with up to 5% employer match. Extensive paid training is also available, upon hire, and includes: Professional Development Workshops, First Aid, CPR and Non-Violent Crisis Prevention.

Opportunities in South Yarmouth, Barnstable, Brewster, Plymouth and Wareham! As a Direct Support Professional, you will plan and provide direct services to students or individuals, which includes developing and delivering instruction, supports, and positive role modeling in the areas of life skills, community utilization, healthcare, and social and recreational activities. You will provide support to individuals in their daily living skills, ensure that the house common areas are safe and clean, and prepare healthy meals. $17.57 per hour. 

Latham provides a paid two-week Orientation program for all new employees upon hire. High School Diploma or GED required. Candidates with a high school diploma/ GED and are new to the human services field are encouraged to apply! Upon hire into this position, you will attain MAP certification for medication administration. He or she must have the ability to handle children/ individuals in crisis safely, with compassion. A valid driver's license with a clean driving record is required.

Fluent English speaking and writing skills, empathy and the ability to listen, good time management skills and professional appearance and demeanor are all required for this position.
Hours Schedule / $17.57 per hour Location
40 Mon – Fri 7a-3p Hazelmoor, S. Yarmouth
36 Thurs 8a-Fri 2p, Sat 9a-3p  Hazelmoor, S. Yarmouth
36 Sat 8a – Sun 8p   Hazelmoor, S. Yarmouth
24 Sun 8a-8p, Mon, Tues 3p-9p  Great Neck, Wareham
30 Wed, Thurs, Fri 3p-9p, Sat 8a-8p Great Neck, Wareham
24 Sun 9a-3p, Thurs 3p-9a  Peter Cooper, Wareham
36 Wed – Fri 2p-10p, Sat 8a-8p  Railroad, Barnstable
36 Thurs, Fri 2p-8a  Railroad, Barnstable
31         Sat 8a - Sun 3p     Railroad, Barnstable
33 Wed – Fri 2p-9p, Sat 9a-9p  Run Pond, S. Yarmouth
38 Thurs, Fri 2p-9a Run Pond, S. Yarmouth
33 Sat 8p –Sun 5p, Mon, Tues 2p-8p  Run Pond, S. Yarmouth
38 Sun, Mon 2p-9a  Run Pond, S. Yarmouth
35 Mon-Fri 8a-3p   Run Pond, S. Yarmouth
30 Wed 3p-8p, Thurs 9a-6p, Fri, Sat 9a-5p Setucket, S. Dennis
20 Sun 8a-8p, Mon 4p-8p, Tues 4p-8p Setucket, S. Dennis
24 Sat 4p – Sun 4p Symphony Lane, Sandwich
40 Wed 2p -8p, Thurs 8a-7p, Fri 8a -8p, Sat 8a-7p Turning Mill, Brewster
30 Sat 9a – Sun 3p Turning Mill, Brewster
40 Sun 8a-6p, Mon, Tues 8a-8p, Wed 8a-2p  Turning Mill, Brewster
30 Sat 8a – Sun 2p  Weir Rd, Yarmouthport
36 Thurs, Fri 2p-8a   Weir Rd, Yarmouthport
38    Sun 7a- 9p, Mon, Tues 10a -10p   Great Hill, Sandwich 

***Weekend differential $3.00 per hour for hours worked between 7am Saturday through 6:59am Monday! ***

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Latham Centers, Inc. (Latham) provides equal opportunity for all individuals served and employed. Latham does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, veteran status, or any other category protected under applicable law in treatment or employment at Latham, admission or access to Latham, or any other aspect of the programs and activities that Latham operates.

Position Type: Full-time,Part-time,Year-round