Requisition Number: PA084-DRSPP-H-06-2020-02
Job Title: Direct Support Professional
City: Glassport
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: N/A
Minimum Years of Experience: N/A
Salary Range: 12.00 - 13.00

Direct Support Professional

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Description/Job Summary

Direct Support Professional is an overnight position.  Providing direct supervision of program residents, via bed checks and completing light housekeeping to maintain LTSR physical surrounding.

Currently hiring a part-time weekend position - Friday, Saturday and Sunday 11p-7a 

Responsibilities/Duties

Complete hourly bed checks on all program residents and report any concerns to nursing staff.


Complete an individual shift note on every program resident daily, to include any issues or concerns, in the electronic medical record.


Assist with general maintenance of facility which includes, but not limited to:

  1. sweeping and mopping floors in kitchen and common areas
  2. completing sharps count
  3. loading and unloading dishwasher
  4. completing unit laundry
  5. complete nightly shredding
  6. file paperwork as needed
  7. other tasks as assigned

Provide supportive services or crisis management services to program residents as needed

Assist with facilitation of fire drills

Attend training as required by RHD and licensing bodies as assigned by Director ensure continuity of care

Support and model the values of RHD and the effective implementation of the Recovery Oriented System of Care to staff and PIRs

Required Experience

Residential experiece preferred

Required Education

High School diploma with 6 months direct care experience

Required Qualifications

  1. High School diploma with social service, criminal justice, mental health or residential treatment experience or training
  2. Experience with Criminal Justice population preferred
  3. Knowledge of or experience working with homelessness, addiction, residential facilities, mental illness
  4. Valid driver’s license preferred
  5. Criminal clearances required
  6. FBI clearance, as needed

Program Summary

RHD Glassport LTSR is a long-term structured residential program serving eligible adult males between the ages 18 to 65 who are residents of Allegheny County and have been diagnosed with serious mental illness and substance use disorder, or dually-diagnosed with an intellectual disability.  Residents may also have a forensic history.


Resources for Human Development, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran or disability status.


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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.