ABILITIES FIRST, INC. Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided! Salary in the United States

How much does a Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided! make at companies like ABILITIES FIRST, INC. in the United States? The average salary for Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided! at companies like ABILITIES FIRST, INC. in the United States is $65,423 as of February 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $55,214 and $75,633. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2


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What does a Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided! do at companies like ABILITIES FIRST, INC.?


Direct Support ProfessionalsCommunity Habilitation
On-demand payment: get paid for hours worked next day!Generous benefit package/time off available for all employees working 25 hours or more per week!Training provided!
Abilities First, Inc., a CQL accredited organization, has been making a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities for over fifty years. Starting out as The Little Red School House in 1962, Abilities First, Inc. has evolved into the Hudson Valley’s premiere provider of support services for individuals with developmental disabilities. We offer a wide variety of services including school and preschool programs, day habilitation, residential habilitation, community habilitation, and employment services.
Community Habilitation offers a wealth of valuable, one–on–one services to children and adults with disabilities who live at home with their families. The program offers choices and increased independence while encouraging productivity and shared community involvement. Through a variety of activities geared toward enhancing daily life-skills development, our knowledgeable, creative staff provide families with much-needed assistance by spending time with program participants in their homes and out in the community.
Independent self-starters needed to work directly one-on-one in the community with individuals with intellectual disabilities. Responsibilities include training individuals in the performance of personal hygiene and self-care tasks (dressing, grooming, etc.) general household chores, mobility to maximize independence in personal health care and travel, financial management, appropriate social behaviors. Duties also include the development of com-hab service plans, recording and monitoring progress, maintaining appropriate documentation, and assume driving responsibilities when needed.

Whether you are looking for a new full time position or to supplement your current income:
  • Both full and part time positions available throughout Dutchess County
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Opportunities for both new and experienced Direct Support Professionals

Eligible employees enjoy the following benefits:

  • Four weeks paid vacation, plus sick time, personal time and holidays
  • Health, dental, vision and telemedicine options
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • 401(k) account with employer match
  • On-demand payment available - work today, get paid tomorrow!


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Background check clearance mandatory as required by NYS OPWDD.
  • Must possess effective coaching and communication skills, respect confidentiality, and be personable.
  • Valid NYS driver's license deemed acceptable by agency insurance carrier is required
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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ABILITIES FIRST, INC. Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided! in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $55,214 to $75,633 with an average total cash compensation of $65,423. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
Job Openings for ABILITIES FIRST, INC. Direct Support Professionals (DSP): Community-Based, training provided!
... providing holistic care to those who are not fully capable of caring for themselves ... Home and Community Based (HCBS) Rights. The candidate will report to the House Supervisor
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 7 days ago
Supportive Family Services - North Chesterfield , VA
Supportive Family Services seeking Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to work in a residential ... Participating in on-going job-related training and staff meetings: demonstrating training ...
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Beyond Disabilities, LLC - Village of Williamsburg , VA
Operating company vehicles to safely transport individuals to various community events ... Training and Meetings Attendance: Participating in all mandated meetings and training sessions as ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 80 days ago
Intensacare Homehealth Services - Petersburg , VA
Must obtain DSP I certificate within 6 months of employment in accordance with Title 17 ... • Provide training to residents as outlined in the IPP/ISP to meet their goals • Maintain ...
ZipRecruiter - 88 days ago
We are seeking a DSP Direct Support Professional to join our team! You will assist in the daily care of elderly or disabled individuals. Responsibilities: * Assist clients with daily living ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
Act as a coach when assigned and provide individualized * support to promote community engagement * professional to demonstrate leadership skills the ability to multitask and be organized
ZipRecruiter - 21 days ago

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