Direct Support Specialist/Caregiver
No evenings/weekends, $500 sign-on after 90 days
Madison, WI 
Posted 17 days ago
Job Description

Join our amazing and diverse team and bring your skills and passion to a job you will love! Make our community better! We make a difference in our community, by bringing people together. 

Community Support Network is a Madison non profit organization that supports adults with developmental delays so they are able to enjoy dignified and fulfilling lives. We assist our clients to participate in work settings, enrichment activities and other skill building pursuits. All of our clients have some level of cognitive delay, and they often have other issues we assist them with, which may include mental health, behavioral and/or medical and physical concerns. 

We provide paid training and we value our employees. We have a very generous and robust benefit package and believe in a positive work/life balance. 

We value promoting staff from within and this is a career track position. After 12 months, you can become eligible for higher rates of pay and additional responsibilities. 

We are open between 7:30 - 5:00, Monday through Friday. This is a 40 hour/week job and your schedule will vary slightly day to day during our open hours. Overtime is sometimes available but never required!


  • $15.35/hour

  • $500 after 90 days of employment

  • $15/month cell phone reimbursement

  • Mileage and parking reimbursement

  • Paid training


  • Great work/life balance:

    • No evenings or weekends

    • No required overtime

    • 11 paid holidays

    • Generous paid time off

  • Health and Dental Insurance is available for a low premium (and they are available for spouses, domestic partners and eligible dependents)

  • Retirement Plan

  • Free Short and Long Term Disability 

  • Free Life Insurance

  • Free snacks and beverages 

  • Free breakfast on Fridays

  • Free wellness room

  • Room for growth/career track position


  • Available to start work at 7:30am

  • WI driver's license and an acceptable driving record

  • Proof of personal driving insurance

  • Maintain a personal cell phone for use during work hours

  • Able to lift 50 lbs and do deep knee bends (often at the same time) independently

  • We screen for criminal background

Visit our website to learn more about who we are: 

To apply, please send your resume via this ad or follow instructions on our website.  

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Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Salary and Benefits
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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