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Careers at SMAA

Direct Support Professional
The Southern Maine Agency on Aging has an opening for a Direct Support Professional (DSP) 25 hours per week at the Stewart Adult Day Center in Falmouth. We provide person centered programs for adults living with dementia or other cognitive impairments. Our DSP staff is energetic, creative, and compassionate as they facilitate a wide-array of activities designed to maximize self-esteem and increase positive social interactions for our members. DSPs are an integral part of the Stewart Center’s interdisciplinary team. DSP’s also provide personal care, communication with caregivers and maintain accurate documentation. Work week Monday – Friday daytime, with benefits, paid holidays, and a flexible schedule.

Preference will be given to applicants with a DSP and CRMA certification or relevant working experience with dementia and/or other cognitive impairments.

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • High School diploma or G.E.D.
  • Written and verbal communication skills are highly valued.
  • At least one year of experience in an Adult Day Health Center, residential care, or nursing home strongly preferred.
  • Willingness to learn about dementia care and be a positive team member who contributes to our kind, thoughtful and caring environment.
  • driver’s license and clean driving record

Please send cover letter and resume by mail to:
Job Posting
Southern Maine Agency on Aging
136 US Route One
Scarborough, ME 04074

Or by email: Send Us Your Resume

The Southern Maine Agency on Aging is an Equal Opportunity Employer.