Direct Support Professional ($1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS) (Wage increase $15/hr)!!!

Minnetonka, MN, USA ● Plymouth, MN, USA ● Wayzata, MN 55391, USA Req #277
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Hammer Residences is seeking high-quality direct care staff with full-time or part-time availability for group homes and apartment style programs located in the northwest suburbs of Minneapolis. The Direct Support Professional (DSP) is the heartbeat of our organization. As a DSP, you will directly support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing meals and household tasks
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Supporting personal hygiene and grooming, including bathing and toileting



  • Must be minimum of 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license, auto insurance and a good driving record
  • Successful background check with the Department of Human Services
  • Good written and oral communications skills
  • Technical skills – must comfortable and proficient in using computers and/or smart technology
  • A willingness to do personal cares for individuals


Whether you have previous experience or willingness to learn, we want to hear from you!


Why Join Us?

  • Flexible schedules. Full and Part-time evening and overnight schedules available, including weekends. Overtime may be available.
  • Paid orientation and training
  • Full benefit package for staff working 30+ hours/week
  • Benefits: 401(k) with company match, paid time off for full-time and part-time staff
  • Education grants, car repair program, meals while you work and other perks
  • Safe space for all to work: diverse, inclusive, welcoming and accepting environment
  • Work for a “Top Workplace” with career development and advancement opportunities

$1,000 Sign-on Bonus is received in increments, within the first 3 months, 6 months and12 months of employment. Employee is required to work full schedule through the full 12 months. Bonus is only eligible for full-time employees.

**Bonus is for Knollway, Merrimac and Sheridan Programs ONLY**  

Wage: Starting wage $15.00/hr. 

Candidates are not applying for a specific location by submitting their application for Direct Support Professional. Candidates will be placed at one of our 46 locations during the interview process.

Hammer Residences is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Hiring Rate $15.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Minnetonka, MN, USA
  • Plymouth, MN, USA
  • Wayzata, MN 55391, USA