461 Hartland Road, St. Albans, ME 04971 info@skillsinc.net 207.938.4615

Careers

Join our team working across central Maine. Work in the towns of: Canaan, Clinton, Hartland, Hinckley, Newport, Palmyra, Pittsfield, St. Albans, Shawmut, Skowhegan or Waterville. 

Direct Support Professionals at SKILLS

Become a Direct Support Professional and help support Maine adults with intellectual disabilities. DSP’s help people perform activities of daily living, remember their medication and stay safe. DSP’s may work in homes or at community support facilities.

Paid Training Opportunities

You don’t need experience to be a DSP. To prepare employees for this rewarding work, we provide extensive paid training. New staff attend a 45-hour course to earn Direct Support Professional and Certified Residential Medication Aide certification. Employees are also certified in CPR, First Aid, and the MANDT System. All training, except for CRMA courses, is hands on and taught by SKILLS, Inc. staff based on their real-world experience.

New staff will attend training to become certified as a Direct Support Professional.  Other paid training opportunities include Certified Residential Medication Aide, CPR, First Aid, and the MANDT System.  All training is hands-on and delivered by trainers with real-world experience. 

And while great DSP’s are always in demand, see below for other opportunities to join the SKILLS team.

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