Interested in a career with Gene Cook Supports?

For over 4 years, Gene Cook Supports, LLC has been making a difference for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, and their families, both in the home and the community.  We currently provide services for Allegheny, Westmoreland, and Fayette Counties. GCS welcomes applicants looking to make a positive impact on the lives of the clients that we support.


Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Are you a caring, energetic & compassionate person?
Would you like to make a difference working with individuals who have intellectual & developmental disabilities?

We are seeking full and part-time Direct Support Professionals in Allegheny, Westmoreland, and Fayette counties.

Starting at $16/hour with incentives!

*SIGN-ON BONUS for full-time employment.

Primary functions:

  • To teach, support, and maintain skills, behavior, social and recreational, and incidental programs
  • To provide direct care to individuals with developmental disabilities in residences, family homes, and community settings
  • To provide individual care and ensure safety in the home and community
  • Provide transportation when applicable
  • Maintain accurate documentation regarding progress notes, timesheets, and other required documentation
  • Communicate with other staff and management in a professional manner
  • Provide updated information in a timely manner to meet state and federal guidelines
  • Complete all required and ongoing training as needed


  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • One (1) year experience working with individuals with disabilities (preferred)
  • Must pass required background checks and clearances (Criminal, FBI, Child Abuse Clearances, etc.)
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Valid vehicle registration
  • Valid vehicle insurance
  • Degree required for Enhanced Services
  • Successful completion of 6-month Probationary Period

Please complete the form to apply.

Gene Cook Supports, LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to excellence through diversity. Employment offers are made on the basis of qualifications, and without regard to race, sex, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, age, veteran status, or sexual orientation. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.