Assistant Direct Support Professional

Are you passionate about empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities? We’re looking for an Assistant DSP to join our team and make a meaningful impact over the next six months!



Enhance the skill development of individuals with intellectual disabilities through tailored support and guidance.



Programming: Implement effective teaching strategies, assist in assessments, and orient new participants.

Life Skills Development: Support participants in developing life skills, work habits, and job readiness.

Safety & Supervision: Monitor participants in program areas, ensure safety protocols, and supervise during breaks and outings.

Daily Support: Assist with personal care, nutritional needs, arrival, departure, and recreational activities.


Other Duties

Assist with light housekeeping and other assigned tasks to support our program.


How to Apply

If you’re enthusiastic, compassionate, and ready to contribute to a supportive environment, this role might be perfect for you! Send your resume to to apply and join us in making a difference in the lives of our participants!

Contact Us

(902) 454-7387

3430 Prescott Street
Halifax, NS B3K 4Y4

Charitable Registration
#1216 97338 RR0001

Prescott Group is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq. We are all Treaty people.

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