Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.

{msg}

Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • Fairfield, CT

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Email Send Failed!

Direct Support Professional

Kencrest Services • Fairfield, CT

Posted 11 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
Contigent Upon Experience
Healthcare - Health Services, Not for Profit - Charitable, Education - Teaching - Administration
Health Care, Nonprofit - Social Services, Education
3

Applicants

How Do You Compare to the Competition?

Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account

Job Description

KenCrest is seeking Direct Support Professionals  to work with people with intellectual disabilities in their family homes.  Homes are located in Bridgeport, Stratford, Trumbull, Waterbury and Cheshire.

 Responsibilities vary depending on needs of the individual, but may include:

  • Personal care
  • Providing transportation
  • Participating in selected community activities
  • Assisting with life skills (e.g., safety and stranger awareness, budgeting, time management,  reading and writing, cooking).
  • Recordkeeping and communicating progress to the individual’s family and supervisor

Job Requirements

Direct Support Professional Qualifications


  •  High school diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license, insurance, registration and reliable personal transportation required
  • Acceptable motor vehicle record, background checks and substance abuse test results in accordance with state requirements
  • Ability to complete and pass all required training including CPR, First Aid and Fire Safety
  • Experience working in the human services field (desired)
  • Experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities (desired)
Job ID: 1088
Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
CAREERBUILDER TIP
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.