The Salvation Army

  • Residential Direct Support Professional - Mont

    Job Locations US-PA-Royersford
    Job ID
    Developmental Disabilities
    Compensation Min
    USD $12.00/Hr.
    Compensation Max
    USD $12.00/Hr.
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Position: Residential Direct Support Professional

    Department:  Developmental Disabilities Program – Montgomery County

    Availability of Position: Immediately

    Schedules:  Full Time positions including weekdays, weekends and overnight shifts Collegeville and Royersford, PA areas:   (Sleeping is permitted during the overnight hours. Same pay rate applies.) 

    On-call positions also available (variable, as needed schedule, less than 19 hours per week)

    Reporting Relationship: Reports to the Program Coordinator for the location

    Salary and Grade: $12.00/hour; 72 Non-Exempt


    This position is a non-exempt position with responsibility for supports to persons with developmental disabilities residing in residential programs in Montgomery County.


    Minimum requirement of a High School Diploma/GED and a valid driver’s license. Experience should include supports to people with a range of Developmental Disabilities. Familiarity with the policies and procedures of the Developmental Disabilities Program, and a working knowledge of the PA 6400 regulations that govern the operation of CLAs in Pennsylvania is preferred. Position requires a positive attitude toward the abilities of individuals with disabilities, good communication skills and the desire to engage people in activities that meet their interests and broaden their horizons. Ability to work with management, staff, families and funding sources in a respectful and courteous manner. Ability to provide support to assigned personnel and to the program which results in the positive organizational climate essential to high-quality home management and service provision. Ability to effectively communicate with staff, persons we provide services to, case managers and other service providers. Ability to anticipate problems and to initiate problem solving. Specific responsibilities vary by site and the needs of the individuals who live there. Experience in a related field and demonstrated ability to assume further responsibilities will be considered. Must have a valid driver license and good driving record. It is essential to support The Salvation Army by having an appreciation and understanding of The Salvation Army mission.



    If you may be interested in applying for this position, please submit your resume and cover letter online.

    Current Salvation Army Employees can apply online at Prospective employees can apply online at

    No phone calls please.

    Released by the Divisional Human Resources Department on July 31, 2018


    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


    The Salvation Army’s Mission Statement

    The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

    Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.

    Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ

    and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


    Requisition No. 829


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