Direct Support Professional – Day Program

April 6, 2023
  • Part Time
  • North Hills, CA
  • $17.25 - $17.75 Hourly USD / Year

Website New Horizons

Empowering people of all abilities to reach their full potential

Are you ready to make a difference in someone’s life?


New Horizons, a nonprofit serving special needs adults in the San Fernando Valley for more than 60 years, seeks a self-starter to be a Direct Support Professional.

This will be a very rewarding experience for reliable people who have a passion to help others.

A perfect part-time or second job!

No experience necessary. We are willing to train the right candidate.

Our Great Benefits Include:

-30+ work hours eligible for part-time benefits (Medical, Vision & Dental)
-Paid sick leave
-Differential rates for Holidays
-All paid trainings including CPR/First Aide
-Discounts Program
-Referral Program
-And more…

Schedule: Monday-Friday 9am – 4pm (30 – 32 hours a week)

SUMMARY: Provides coaching, assistance, instruction, support, and advocacy to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities onsite, in the community, and remotely.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include, but not limited to the following:

-Instructs, trains, and supervises Members in a variety of settings throughout the community to enable them to achieve their full potential.
-Assists with developing curriculum and creative learning opportunities for Members in accordance with personal interests and experience.
-Transports Members out into the community using agency vehicle, including use of public transportation.


-Must speak English
-High School Diploma or equivalent
-Experience with special needs / developmental disabilities (preferred)
-Driver’s License for 3+ years required. Must be at least 21 years of age.
-Must be willing to drive an 8-passanger van.
-Authorized to work in the United States.

New Horizons offers a supportive, team environment. 


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