DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS
Do you have what it takes to be a direct support caregiver?
TradeWinds Services is a non-profit agency that has been providing support and care to individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities in Northwest Indiana for over 50 years. We have positions available in our Residential Group Homes and Waiver/Supported Living homes.
Direct Support Professionals (DSP) provide support to individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities. The right person will be responsible to work cooperatively with the QIDP, Lead QIDP, Coordinator and other staff in developing, implementing, and evaluating programming, training, recreation, and therapeutic activities for the consumers of TradeWinds. The DSP is responsible for providing a safe, clean, positive environment at all times; and give engaging assistance to individuals which aide them in developing strategies that overcome obstacles and promote an opportunity for growth.
Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have a valid driver’s license with no suspensions for traffic infractions during the past three years. Must be at least 21 years of age. Must be a responsible, reliable person who is able to work independently.
or in person 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
at 3198 East 83rd Place, Merrillville, IN