In addition to a $500 sign-on bonus, the starting pay for a DSP employed with Johnson County Government is $15.40 an hour. Employees receive access to a competitive wage structure, wellness offerings, a comprehensive benefits package, and tuition reimbursement.
DSPs play a crucial role in supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in their quest to live and work in the community, rather than in institutional settings.
Depending on where they work, DSPs perform a multitude of tasks, including personal care, job coaching, appropriate medical/physical care, behavioral guidance, skills teaching, help with household tasks and so much more.
JCDS is currently hiring for evening, overnight and weekend shifts in the residential program.