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Direct Support Professional
Job Code:302021-001
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Closing Date:Open Until Filled

General Information:

At the Middle Peninsula Northern Neck Community Services Board (MPNN CSB) we work hard to embrace diversity and inclusion and encourage everyone to bring their authentic selves to work each day.

Our purpose is to serve our catchment area with the power of human connection in a compassionate and respectful way.  If interested in serving your community while working at a rewarding career, you belong here.

 Currently MPNN CSB has Fulltime, Part-time and “as needed” positions available for Direct Support Professionals.  We are seeking dependable applicants to provide services that insure a good quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities, along with the happiness, safety, and security of these individuals.  

 Direct support professionals provide instruction, support, and personal care to individuals according to the Person-Centered Plan for each individual.  These services and support take place within our residential programs, and in the community, depending upon the needs and wants of the individuals.  Work involves the implementation of Individual Program Plans enabling individuals to participate in community lifestyles.  When supporting individuals direct support professionals use general knowledge of the person centered principles, practices, and techniques.


Minimum Training and Experience:


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 2 to 4 months' experience providing direct support or personal assistance to a person with a disability is preferred.
  • Must have a valid Virginia Driver's License
  • Clean driving record acceptable to agency insurance carrier.
  • You must pass a background check and be certified tuberculosis free on an annual basis as required by licensing authority.
  • You must be able to obtain CPR, First Aid, Medication Management, and Certification for Medicaid Waiver DSP Competencies and Home and Community Based Services upon hiring.
  • All training is provided by MPNN CSB.
  • Pay $13.50/hr plus shift differentials

Special Requirements:

Benefits include:

Anthem BCBS Health insurance including dental & vision

Retirement through the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)

Life Insurance

Staff development and in-service training

12+ paid holidays

PTO accrued at 8 hours first 6 months, increases to 16 hours per month (equals 4.8 weeks per year)

Verizon Wireless discount of 15% on service plans


Apply on-line now. The agency of MPNN Community Services Board maintains a drug free workplace. Benefits listed are for fulltime qualifying employees.

For all positions at MPNNCSB, candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and present acceptable proof of vaccination by the date of hire as a condition of employment. MPNNCSB will consider requests for reasonable accommodation as required under applicable law. To qualify as being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 there should be a two week period after receiving the second dose (or any government recommended booster shot) in a 2-dose COVID-19 vaccine series, or a two week period after receiving a single-dose (or any government recommended booster shot) in a single dose COVID-19 vaccine.

Position Open Until Filled. EOE