Peaceful Living
  • 05-Jan-2021 to 06-Feb-2021 (EST)
  • Harleysville, PA, USA
  • Up to $14.00+Bonus
  • Hourly
  • Full Time and Part Time

Eligible for a $1,500 training bonus

Direct Support Professional-Residential Services

Various locations: Lansdale, Sellersville, Harleysville, Telford


$1,500 Training Bonus!


Peaceful Living is seeking Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to create belonging for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). DSPs provide meaningful engagement, support, and supervision, ensuring health, safety, and well-being of individuals within the home.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Support and assist individuals with achieving life skills including developing physical, mental, and spiritual health, assisting with all activities of daily living, based on the needs of each person including, but not limited to community participation and leisure activities, transportation, medicine administration, meal preparation, housekeeping, etc. in order to ensure a high level of quality care.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of Individual Support Plans (ISP) focusing on the social skills, self-care skills, and community integration of residents.
  • Attend team meetings and employee trainings.
  • Comply with the policies and procedures of Peaceful Living as well as the requirements set forth by the Department of Human Services and the Department of Health
  • Work collaboratively to communicate medical, social, and behavioral needs of individuals served, in a timely fashion. Maintains professional communication and exhibits professional behavior with families, guardians, advocates of the residents and all other stakeholders.
  • Responsible for other duties as assigned by the Community Home Supervisor, Assistant Director of Residential Services, Director of Residential Services, and/or VP of Operations.

Hourly Rate: Up to $14.00 per hour

Work Schedule: Second shift and Overnights available

Who we are: Peaceful Living values each employee. We offer flexible schedules, training, and career development opportunities. You will learn and grow here. Our mission is to create belonging for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. We believe that the people we support deserve caring, dedicated team members who will empower them to achieve their goals. We look forward to hearing from you!


In addition to a competitive salary, full-time employees receive a robust benefits package, which includes:

  • Eligible for a $1,500 training bonus
  • Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Short Term / Long Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan
  • Paid Vacation, Sick, and Personal Time
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Referral Bonus Program


  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a high school diploma/GED
  • Have and maintain a valid (state of residence) driver's license and driving approval from Peaceful Living
  • Successfully pass and maintain all criminal background checks
  • Must attend and acquire certification in the DPW Medication Administration Course within one year of start date in position.




Locations: Lansdale, Sellersville, Harleysville, Telford

Job Type: Full-Time, Part-Time, Flexible

Discipline: Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

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