At PASS, you have the opportunity to engage with members of the community in a way that makes a very real difference in their lives. You work with clients to develop life skills and foster their social involvement by going on fun activities out in the community.

Direct Support Professional

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • ​Assist participants with physical transfers, toileting, hygiene, and meal preparation.
  • Maintaining knowledge of participant diets and allergies.
  • Ability and willingness to perform cleaning tasks as assigned.
  • ​​Offer companionship and the ability to work individually with participants and in large group settings.
  • ​Leading activities such as board games, arts and crafts, gardening projects, reading aloud to participants, and more.
  • Maintaining confidentiality regarding participants and families at all times.
  • Completing daily documentation of activities and events.

Job Requirements

  • Must be at least eighteen years old and have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must be able to confidently follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Must pass a criminal background check.
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility in acceptance of assignments and a cooperative attitude toward providing services.
  • Ability to work in a team setting.
  • Must display good emotional health and be able to perform basic physical actions required for caregiving, such as standing for long periods, bending, transitioning, and lifting up to 75 lbs.
  • Preferred minimum of one year of work experience as a caregiver (can include private care, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, hospitals, etc.)


  • 7-hour shifts, 35 hours a week.
  • 50 minutes in paid breaks, one 30-minute lunch, and two 10-minute breaks.
  • Accrue 2 weeks of paid time off a year.
  • Your own HRA account gains $150 per month for medical expenses.

We have two locations you can apply to:

Portland: 10700 SE Division St Portland, OR, 97266

Milwaukie: 16095 SE McLoughlin Blvd, OR, 97267

Email this application to apply.

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