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Direct Support Professional


  • Location: Murphysboro, IL
  • Post Date: 6/24/2018
  • Job Type: FULL-TIME

START is a not-for-profit agency that provides community day services and residential services to adults with developmental disabilities.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for persons with disabilities or other economic, social, and vocational challenges. Services address the needs of each person served.

Our vision is for people with disabilities to enjoy meaningful relationships with family, friends, and others in their lives, experience personal growth and development, and to fully participate in activities of their choice in the community.

We are actively seeking individuals who are certified as a Direct Support Person (DSP) or are interested in becoming one to work with our individuals on a day to day basis.


START is looking for both full time and part time staff.


Benefits offered to full time staff include the following:

*Health Insurance

*Vision & Dental Insurance

*Personal Leave

*Long Term Sick Leave

*Holiday Pay



-Please submit applications, letters of interest, or resumes to START Administrative Office, 20 N. 13th St, PO Box 938, Murphysboro, IL 62966  Attn: Kaitlyn or via email to humanresources@startinc.org.


-Applications can be downloaded from our website at www.startinc.org or can be picked up in office.

-Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

*START is an Equal Opportunity Employer*