Direct Support Professional

  • Sevita
  • Odessa, TX
  • time-alarm-solid 02-07-2024

Job Description

D&S Community Services, a part of the Sevita family, is seeking a compassionate and dedicated Direct Support Professional to provide community-based services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Odessa, Texas. As a member of our mission-driven team, you will help individuals grow, learn, and live well, while creating meaningful and rewarding relationships every day.


  • Assist individuals with personal hygiene and support those with behavioral challenges and complex needs.
  • Help participants develop meaningful relationships and be part of the community.
  • Support participants with developmental goals like budgeting, exercise, and nutrition.
  • Take initiative to facilitate participants' enjoyment of their favorite activities.


  • Competitive Pay: Full benefits package, including a 401(k) with a 3% company match, for employees working 30+ hours/week.
  • Time Off: Paid time off plus holiday pay to recharge and be your best at work.
  • Network of Support: Supervisors who care deeply about the participants and your wellbeing.
  • Job Security: Stability at an established, growing company.
  • Learning and Development: Investment in your development with tools and training for a fulfilling career.


  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Experience: Six months of experience in human services, direct care, or care coordination preferred.
  • Skills: Communication, multi-tasking, adaptability, teamwork, time management.
  • Behaviors: Patient, compassionate, reliable, responsible.
  • Vehicle: Valid Driver's license and access to a registered vehicle with proof of insurance.

Join Sevita and explore a career well lived. We are committed to providing equal opportunities and creating an inclusive and diverse workplace. Apply today to be part of our mission to enhance care for individuals with specialized health needs.