Assistant (Direct Support Professional)

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $22,048
Maximum: $22,048
Details: $10.60 per hour



Start Date


Application Deadline



11811 Shaker Blvd
Suite 116
United States


L'Arche Cleveland is a unique residential program for adults with developmental disabilities. We are part of an international faith community of people with varying abilities who share life together. We trust in God, and in the goodness of relationships. L'Arche (A French word for "Ark" as in Noah's Ark) in Cleveland has 5 homes in the Cleveland area (East side) and we support individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities. Through work, prayer and play we celebrate the unique value of all individuals. Core Members (persons with disabilities) are at the center of our beloved community and share life with assistants (people who accompany core members in their activities of daily life and help create an atmosphere of home) People of any faith or none are welcome . We are not affiliated with any particular religion or denomination.

Assistants help core members with bathing, shopping, cooking, administering medications and participating in outings as well as many other tasks. The hours of this role will be for second shift, typically 2-10 pm. There may also split shifts from 6 am- 10 am and daytime hours available 6 am-3 pm. This role will require you to ensure the health and welfare of individuals with intellectual disabilities. The person in this role will also help 2-3 individuals when they arrive home from work/day programs to have a snack, take showers, make dinner, go shopping or on outings and prepare for bed.


Medical, dental & vision insurance available

Retirement packages after 1 year of employment

Generous PTO (paid time off) hours

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

Please go online to print the application, or you can pick one up from our office.

Please be sure to bring in a copy of your high school diploma/GED, and 2 reference letters.