Lutheran Services in Iowa
  • Services For People With Disabilities
  • Ames, IA, USA
  • $9.00-9.65/hr
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

LSI currently seeks a part-time (24 to 29 hours/week) Direct Support Professional within the Services for People with Disabilities program in Ames area (Story and Boone counties). This is a great opportunity to gain experience in a human service field working with individuals with disabilities. The starting pay is $9.00 an hour and goes up to $9.65 after a successful completion of 90 days.


This position in our Supported Community Living (SCL) program supports, assists, and instructs learning independent living skills like money management, socialization, cooking, and personal hygiene to individuals with chronic mental illness or developmental disabilities.

Hourly Supported Community Living (SCL) sessions last between 2-4 hours working one on one with a client. During the school year, staff should be available for after school hours, evening & some weekend hours.


Qualified applicants will have a high school diploma or GED. Experience working with people with disabilities preferred, but not required.

This position requires a valid driver's license, auto insurance, a good driving record and the ability to pass an extensive background check including checks of the Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry and a criminal history check.

LSI offers a competitive salary and benefit package including paid time off, health, dental, life, and vision insurance, 401(k). Benefits are pro-rated for part-time employees.

It's their life. It's your career.

Make a difference in both at LSI!

Lutheran Services in Iowa
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