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Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Direct Support Professionals - All Shifts in Goleta, California


Do you want to make a positive impact in the lives of adults with intellectual and developmental needs? A re you looking to return home at the end of the day feeling fulfilled and accomplished?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Team!

Being a Direct Support Professional has its advantages

As a Direct Support Professional at Devereux, you’ll work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • Opportunities to learn and grow in the behavioral health and human services fields.

  • Up to $1000 Sign on BONUS

  • Fun, fast-paced supportive environment where you can participate in the treatment planning process.

  • Opportunity to teach adults valuable life skills and be a positive role model.

  • Flexible schedules that work with school and family commitments.

  • Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires (learn more at

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health California provides programs and services for adults with intellectual and developmental diagnosis. Located in Goleta and Lompoc, CA this position is responsible for ensuring the safety and environment of our individuals. In addition to supporting our individuals in self-help skills designed to encourage independence.

We are hiring Direct Support Professionals (DSP), DSP II and Personal Attendants:


  • Shifts Available: Overnights 11pm-7am

  • Payrates: $16/hr + $1/hr overnight shift differential.

  • Qualifications: HS Diploma or GED required. One (1) year preferred of human service experience working with adults. Valid driver’s license required.


  • Shifts Available: Evenings 3pm-11pm, Overnights 11pm-7am.

  • Payrates: $18.00-$23.00/hr depending on program (different job requirements).

  • Qualifications: HS Diploma or GED; BA in a related field preferred. Must have a minimum of 1 year experience providing direct care to individuals with developmental disabilities with a focus on behavioral health services.

  • Must have or be willing to obtain upon hire :

  • Direct Support Professional Year 1 Certification by the State of California

  • Direct Support Professional Year 2 Certification by the State of California

  • Registered Behavioral Technician Certification by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board (required for Tularosa and Foothill, not Somerset program)

Personal Attendant :

  • Shifts Available: Days 7am-3pm, Evenings 3pm-11pm, Overnights 11pm-7am.

  • Payrates: $16/hr. The overnight is an asleep position, pays $15/hour.

  • Qualifications: HS Diploma or GED required. Experience in the field is preferred. Valid Driver’s License and a good driving record are a must.

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What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit


See above description for qualifications depending on position.

Posted Date 1 month ago (8/27/2021 2:59 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-19689

Category Direct Care

Position Type Full-Time or Part-Time