DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS - earn up to $18.50 per hour!


Earn up to $18.50 per Hour
Passionate about people? Our new Direct Support Professional hourly rates make it the perfect time for you to find your new career at The Arc of Monroe while empowering people with intellectual and developmental disabilities across Monroe County to live lives of independence. You have the potential to earn up to $18.50 per hour!

Why Become a Direct Support Professional at The Arc of Monroe
Helping those with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) to live in the community, enhancing independence, teaching life skills, and ensuring safety are just some of the ways Direct Support Professional – DSPs – can impact lives across Monroe County. A DSP is collaborative, empathetic and caring.

What Will I Do as a DSP?
Do you like variety? This position may be for you! As a DSP, you get to take those you support on recreational outings like bowling, the movies, amusement parks and other fun excursions. You’ll help with household tasks like laundry, bathing, cleaning, as well as help with special events and other fun activities!

Working as a DSP provides you the opportunity to meet people from all walks of life. You are able to be a part of an individual’s milestones and assist in exposing them to new personal growth opportunities that helps build their ideal life. You will help people to become more independent, and you’ll have self-satisfaction along the way!

Apply to be a DSP
Questions? Ask our Talent Acquisition Specialist!

Meet Peggy Robinson, The Recruiter for The Arc of Monroe. She would like to meet with you to discuss employment opportunities at The Arc of Monroe. If you are looking for a career rooted in kindness and compassion, consider being a Direct Support Professional.

Create a rewarding career at The Arc of Monroe by empowering and supporting people with IDD to live fulfilling lives and create opportunities for independence and inclusion. Questions about being a Direct Support Professional? Contact Peggy Robinson at (585) 271-0660 x 1232 or email her.

  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health Insurance with agency contribution
  • Advancement opportunities available with DSP Credentialing course
  • Advancement opportunities available with DSP Credentialing course
  • 8 Paid Holidays
  • Retirement plan with Agency match
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Employee Referral Bonus