Hiring Now – Direct Support Professional (DSP) for Children & Adults! Help care for the developmentally disabled children and adults who live at our Mantua location.

“There are many cool things about my job! I get to form special relationships and bonds with our individuals and see growth as I assist and encourage them – anything from a silly handshake to helping someone learn to talk and better communicate with others, as well as receiving appreciation from the families of our individuals.” – T.B.

We operate 24/7/365 and have part-time and full-time Direct Care positions available right now. Hattie Larlham needs caring and compassionate candidates like you to help us achieve our mission.


Direct Support Professional (DSP)
Location: Mantua, OH in northern Portage County, less than 10 minutes from the I-480 exit in Streetsboro.
Flexible schedules – Are you a morning person? Be done with work by 3pm. Do you like to sleep in? Start work at 2:30pm. And if you’re a night owl, we have a shift for you too! No worries about the weekend either – you only need to work every other weekend. 1st Shift: 6:30am-3:00pm, 2nd Shift: 2:30pm-11:00pm, 3rd Shift: 10:30pm-7:00am
Guaranteed full-time 40 hours per week or part-time 24 hours per week

High School Diploma/GED, preferred
Must be at least 18 years old

Help with everyday living skills such as bathing, getting dressed, eating, and attending activities and medical appointments.
Document accomplishments and attend meetings and trainings regarding persons served.
Maintain contact with family members and provide updates of their loved ones.
Communicate with other healthcare professionals and work together as a team.
Know that reliability, punctuality and commitment to this job are very important in providing the best care to our persons served.
Apply today to learn more!

Don’t panic if you lack experience. We provide paid training for all new employees so you can provide the high-quality care and services we demand for the people we serve.

Rewards & Benefits:

Tour Before You Apply –Contact Mary at 330-732-8267 to schedule!
Competitive Rates – $15.50 / hr + shift differential
Earned Wage Access – Access your earned wages prior to Pay Day!
Bonuses – Earn up to $500 for each friend or family member we hire after you tell them about the great job opportunity you’ve discovered working as a Direct Care Worker.
Paid Training – Learn First Aid/CPR, proper lifting techniques, Hoyer Lifts, how to maneuver a wheelchair, and understand non-verbal cues.
Get Recognized – Your hard work will be rewarded with special event meals, gift card drawings, service recognition, awards, and numerous opportunities to win things like tickets, gift cards, zoo memberships, and so much more!
Paid Time Off – Work hard and relax. We all need a vacation every now and then and it’s pretty cool when we’re paid to relax! PTO is available at 24 hours/week and you get six (6) paid holidays when you’re full-time.
“Shif-Dif” – Make extra cash when you work 2nd or 3rd shift and on weekends.
Wellness – Health Insurance Eligibility 1st of the Month After Hire – multiple Medical Plan Options, Dental, and Vision Plans, Free Life Insurance Policy, Employer Match Retirement Program, Employee Referral Bonus Program, and much more.
Career or Stepping-Stone – With several employees with over 40 years of service, you too just might want to stay here awhile. If you are in college for a career in the medical field, Hattie Larlham is the perfect place to get hands-on experience for your chosen career.
About: Hattie Larlham is a not-for-profit disability service organization providing care and support to over 1,600 children and adults throughout Ohio. Because we believe life is sacred, Hattie Larlham enhances the quality of life for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families through our commitment to comfort, joy and achievement. Our compassionate and dedicated staff focuses on creating a nurturing environment in which individuals have opportunities to learn, have fun, feel safe, loved, and make choices about what happens in their lives.

Note: This location requires the COVID-19 and Flu vaccines or a medical/religious exception for not getting the vaccine(s). We do have other worksites that don’t have this requirement.

About Hattie Larlham

A Hattie Larlham Direct Support Professional (DSP) provides care to children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Whether you're experienced in the healthcare field or a new graduate, Hattie Larlham has opportunities for you. Apply today if you have a desire to enhance the quality of life for the people we serve and compassion to create a nurturing environment deserved by all.