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Direct Support Professional (DSP) – Weekends

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Branchburg, NJ, Bridgewater, NJ
Category: Group Homes
Wage: $20.75-23.25
Sign-On Bonus: n/a


Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. The Branchburg office is seeking qualified and caring people to work as Direct Support Professionals (DSP/CNA/Care Giver/Home Health Aide) in our group homes located in Branchburg, Bridgewater, Somerset County, NJ.

Since 1960, Benchmark has been empowering marginalized populations to see their potential. We are committed to realizing the full potential of EVERYONE – those we serve, our partners and vendors, and our employees, who bring our mission to life each day. We actively strive to be a workplace that honors the unique experiences of our employees. Benchmark believes we are stronger, better, more effective in our pursuits when we are diverse; when we are equitable; and when we create space for everyone to be their authentic selves.

Successful applicants will attend paid training to obtain required certifications. No experience is necessary, learn on-the-job.

Professional experience working with developmentally disabled populations, experience as a CNA, home health aide or caregiver can all qualify as experience relevant to this field. Pay rates are determined based on that experience, starting at $20.75

***Weekends Only Available***


  • Competitive wages based on years of experience
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities

Responsibilities Include:

  • Protect and honor the rights of people with disabilities
  • Create a supportive and clean home environment
  • Support skill acquisition and enhancement as outlined in individual service plans (ISPs).
  • Assist with daily living tasks and ensure cleanliness and organization.
  • Administer medications and follow healthcare protocols under nurse supervision.
  • Document client progress and goals
  • Engage individuals in age-appropriate recreational and therapeutic activities.
  • Safely transport individuals as needed
  • Work independent or with co-workers to enhance the growth of individuals served
  • Participate in ongoing professional training

General Qualifications:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Valid auto insurance and driver’s license
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • High school diploma or equivalency

Ready to Join Us? If you’re ready to embark on a rewarding career where every day brings new opportunities to make a difference, apply online at and select New Jersey.

EEO and Affirmative Action Employer, Veterans, Women and Individuals with Disabilities Encouraged to Apply.


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