Direct Support Professional(DSP)- Pressley Ridge Home Places Program

Pressley Ridge

Date: 08/18/2020

Location: Pittsburgh

Pressley Ridge Home Places is a residential treatment program for children and adolescents ages 6-21 with developmetal disabilities including but not limited to Intellectual and Developmental Disorders(IDD) and Autism Spectrum Disorders(ASD) as well as a mental health diagnosis.  The Home Places Program currently has seven program houses ALL within walking distance of the Pressley Ridge main campus on the North Side of Pittsburgh.

Our program provides a home-like residential setting that affords the youth in our care the opportunities to experience social, community, recreational, and educational activities. 

Essential Qualities

  • Convey a genuine interest and concern for youth 

  • Develop rapport, listen, and engage youth in daily interaction

  • Identify and build upon child’s strengths
  • Implement treatment interventions as it relates to a child’s individual service plan

  • Provide ongoing advocacy and support for children in our care

We are currently hiring for the following Full-time shifts(as of 7/21/2020)

  • 1:30-9:30pm: Sunday-Thursday (5 days/week) 
Learn more below.