Friendship Community employs over 420 full-time and part-time Team Members.  From Direct Support Professional Advisors to administration, Friendship Community offers competitive hourly rates and comprehensive benefit packages for full-time Team Members.

Direct Support Professionals

Friendship Community is seeking Direct Support Professionals to assist Individuals in Residential Group Homes, Day Program and Home-Based Services, which are located throughout Lancaster and Lebanon Counties.

Responsibilities:
Direct Support Professionals assist Individuals with Intellectual Disability and Autism with activities of daily living. Responsibilities include: providing personal care, assisting with meal preparation, transportation using organizational vehicles, light housekeeping, medication administration, community outings etc. Direct Support Professionals provide for the overall well being of Individuals including emotional support, companionship, privacy and dignity. On-the- job training , no experience necessary. Available positions include Full-Time, Part-Time, Weekends, Overnight, limited Day-Time positions, and Student On-Call.

Typical residential hours are listed below, with flexibility depending on the home: Weekdays: 6:00am-9:00am & 2:00pm-10:00pm Weekends: 7:00am-3:00pm or 6:00am-2:00pm & 2:00pm-10:00pm Overnights: 10:00pm-6:00am

Typical Day Program hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Requirements:
High school diploma preferred, valid PA driver’s license for at least 6 months, and 18 years of age or older. Assist Individuals with their mobility by using walking aids, mechanical lifts, splints, positioning, and transferring through safe and approved techniques up to 50 lbs.

Training:
Successfully complete new hire Orientation Sessions, CPR/First Aid training, Safety Techniques and in home training.

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For information on Non-Direct Support Professional Positions, please visit our “Non-Direct Support Professional Opportunities” link.

 

Friendship Community is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of
race, national or ethnic origin, color, religion, sex,
age, disability, citizenship or veterans status.

 

Job Listings for FULL-TIME: (36-40 hrs.)
PositionLocationDetails
Direct Support Profesional Old Mill Waiver (Ephrata Area)

Week 1: Mon 2pm-5pm, Tues 6am-10pm, Wed 2pm-5pm, Fri and Sun 2pm-10pm,

Week 2: Mon 2pm-10pm, Tues 6am-5pm, Wed and Thurs 2pm-10pm, Fri 2pm-5pm

(76 hours per pay pd.)

 

Direct Support Professional Mondale Waiver (Lancaster Area)

Week 1: Mon 6am-9am & 2pm-10pm, Tues 2pm-10pm, Wed 6am-9am & 2pm-10pm, Thurs, 2pm-10pm,

Week 2: Mon 6am-9am & 2pm-10pm, Tues 2pm-10pm, Wed 6am-9am & 2pm-10pm, Thurs 2pm-10pm

(76 hours per pay pd.)

Direct Support Professional St Stephens (New Holland Area)

Week 1: Wed 2pm-9pm, Thurs 3pm-9pm, Fri 2pm-9pm, Sat and Sun 2pm-10pm

Week 2: Mon 2pm-9pm, Tues 2pm-10pm, Wed and Thurs 2pm-9pm, Fri 2pm-10pm

(73 hours per pay pd.)

 

Direct Support Professional Fairview (Lititz Area)

Week 1: Wed 2:30pm-10pm, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun 2pm-10pm

Week 2: Mon 2:30pm-10pm, Tues 2pm-10pm, Wed 2:30pm-10pm, Sun 6am-10pm

(78.5 hours per pay pd.)

Direct Support Professional Valley View (Lebanon County)

Week 1: Mon-Wed 3pm-10pm, Thurs and Fri 1pm-10pm,

Week 2: Mon-Wed 2pm-10pm, Sat and Sun 2pm-10pm

(79 hours per pay pd.)

Direct Support Professional Millersville I (Millersville Area)

Week 1: Mon-Fri 2pm-10pm,
Week 2: Mon-Fri 2pm-10pm

(80 hours per pay pd.)

Direct Support Professional (Temporary) Clearview (Lebanon County)

Week 1: Mon-Wed 8:30am-4:30pm, Sat and Sun 6am-2pm

Week 2: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

(80 hours per pay pd.)

*Please note: this is a temporary position

 

Job Listings for MAX PART-TIME (20-24 hrs.)
PositionLocationDetails
Community Support Professional Friendship Heart Gallery and Studio (Downtown Lancaster)

Week 1: Mon-Thurs 10am-4pm

Week 2: Mon-Thurs 10am-4pm

(48 hours per pay pd.)

Direct Support Professional Meaningful Day Academy (Day Program)

Hiring Max Part-Time (20-24 hours per week) and Part-Time (less than 20 hours per week) positions at Friendship Community’s Day Program, Meaningful Day Academy. Hours available from 8am-4pm, Mon-Fri. Team Members work with Individuals with Intellectual Disability and Autism both at the day program and out in the community.

 

Job Listings for PART-TIME: INCLUDING WEEKDAYS (Up-to 20 hrs.)
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Direct Support Professional Home Based Services (Various Locations in Lancaster County)

Hiring max part (20-24 hours/week) and part time positions (less than 20 hours/week) at Home Based Services. Flexible day and evening hours based on your availability, working with individuals in their homes and in the community. Offering companion services, as well as teaching life skills.

Direct Support Professional Meaningful Day Academy (Day Program)

Hiring Max Part-Time (20-24 hours per week) and Part-Time (less than 20 hours per week) positions at Friendship Community’s Day Program, Meaningful Day Academy. Hours available from 8am-4pm, Mon-Fri. Team Members work with Individuals with Intellectual Disability and Autism both at the day program and out in the community.

Part-Time Direct Support Professional All Programs

Friendship Community is hiring for a variety of part-time schedules, working up to 19 hours per week. Morning, daytime, evening, and overnight positions are available, every day of the week. For more information about specific availability, please contact the Human Resources Department at 717-656-2466.