Direct Support Professional 745

Lafayette, CO, USA ● Longmont, CO, USA Req #745
Friday, September 20, 2019

Imagine! is a nonprofit with a goal of helping people aspire to, and achieve, a fulfilling life of new possibilities by providing support services to individuals with developmental and cognitive disabilities. We support Boulder and Broomfield counties.

"Our mission is creating a world of opportunity for all abilities."

Position Description:

Imagine! is currently looking for a Full Time/Part Time Direct Support Professional to join our dynamic team.

The Direct Support Professional serves person who performs the day to day tasks that support individuals to participate in day program activities. DSPs support individuals by encouraging engagement in activities on site as well as in the community and assist with all activities of daily living (including but not limited to: eating, using the restroom, clothing changes when necessary, and providing transportation). DSPs assist CLS Day Program Instructors to implement lesson plans across a spectrum of skill and ability levels. CLS operates in a fast paced environment. DSPs start their day at 8am by arriving at the facility to pick up a CLS vehicle and provide transportation to individuals we serve. DSPs will assist individuals during lunch by providing supervision during lunch and may need to provide direct assistance for clients. The afternoon activity time is 12:30-2:30 where DSPs again provide support to individuals to participate in the day’s lesson plans. 

Required Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to lift 50+ pounds on a regular basis
  • This position requires regular use of a personal mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet. 
  • Possession of an Active Current Driver’s License for the past 3 years
  • Ability to meet Imagine! driving requirements

This is a brief description of Imagine!’s comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees. The intent of this is to provide a high level summary of benefits and does not provide a full description. For additional information, please contact Human Resources.

Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Basic Life Insurance and AD&D, Long Term Disability, Voluntary Life Insurance, Retirement Savings Plan 403(b)Ten Paid Holidays, Vacation and Sick Accruals Wellbeing Days, Employee Assistance Program, Pet Insurance.




Imagine! is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect the dignity and diversity of individual work force members. We also recognize the value of diversity in our organizations and wish to employ a workforce that is as diverse as the communities and people we serve. It is our policy to comply with applicable federal, state, and local laws governing Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO).  Unlawful discrimination in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by applicable laws is strictly prohibited.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Lafayette, CO, USA
  • Longmont, CO, USA