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Direct Support Professional

companyHeartland Inc
locationOverland Park, KS, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/14/2022
Full Time

Job Description

Job DescriptionBenefits/Perks

  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Careers Advancement 

 Job SummaryWe are looking for a DSP to join our team! You will be directly working with patients, following a one-on-one care plan in patient homes. You operate with a big heart, not only providing personalized and attentive care, but by building genuine relationships with those you serve. You are detail-oriented, highly organized, and committed to creating a healthy environment that meets patient needs. Strong verbal and written communication skills are needed to succeed in this role. Prior Home Health or Hospice experience is a plus.  


  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor 
  • Build relationships with patients by conversing or reading aloud to help keep them mentally healthy and alert 
  • Give medications
  • Provide daily transportation to and from work, day service, or community outings.  
  • Engage patients in exercises or other activities 


  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • One-year prior professional experience 
  • Driver’s license required 
  • CPR certification required 
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