Careers/Employment

 

 

CURRENT OPENINGS

 

 

 

Direct Support Professional   

 

The Arc of Southside is seeking 2 or 3 qualified Direct Support Professionals (DSP) to provide 1:1 support to a 42 year old female with a developmental disability in her home and Chatham community. 

 

Duties include assistance with medications, meals, personal care, access to the community and general support of her daily life. 

 

Her requirements: Must like country music, going shopping and out to eat, and working puzzles, and be patient, understanding, energetic and soft-spoken. 


Our requirements: Minimum of HS Diploma or equivalent, clean background check and driving record, legible writing skills, the ability to use personal vehicle and be reimbursed for mileage, the belief that people with disabilities are worthy of respect, and a commitment to assisting in their full inclusion in the community. 

 

Position 1:
Option 1:  1 Full-Time DSP
8am-12am Saturday & Sunday
OR
Option 2:  2 Part-Time DSP's
8am-12am Saturday & Sunday (every other weekend)
or
8am-4pm & 4pm-12am Saturday & Sunday


Position 2:
1 Part Time DSP
12am-8am

 

 

Direct Support Professional   

 

The Arc of Southside is seeking a Direct Support Professional to provide full time, 1:1 socialization support to a 60 year old female with a developmental disability in her community. 

 

Duties include access to the community and general support of her social life. 

 

Her requirements: Must have a sense of humor, enjoy antiques, museums, and classic cars, experiencing new things, and be patient, understanding, and energetic. 


Our requirements: Minimum of HS Diploma or equivalent, clean background check and driving record, legible writing skills, the ability to use personal vehicle and be reimbursed for mileage, the belief that people with disabilities are worthy of respect, and a commitment to assisting in their full inclusion in the community. 

 

Schedules available:

Part-Time  -  Appoximately 10 hours per week (some evenings and weekends, including church on Sunday)

 

If you would like to complete an application, you may come into our administrative office at 734 Main Street, Danville, VA, or you may download an application and either mail, email a completed application to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , or fax to 836.5419.  We keep applications on file for up to 12 months.  You will have to complete the application after you download it. You cannot complete the application online.  We apologize for any inconvenience.