Employment – Cardinal Hayes Home for Children


At Cardinal Hayes Home and Hayes Day School, we are always looking for
kind, compassionate, and dependable individuals to join our team!

We have Full-Time, Part-Time and Per-Diem positions in various areas of Dutchess County (Amenia, Clinton Hollow, LaGrange, Millbrook, Pleasant Valley, and Red Hook).

If you do not see a position that matches your qualifications, click “Create Profile” below to submit your information for general consideration.

Direct Support Professional (DSP)

Job Title
Direct Support Professional (DSP)
Job ID
Red Hook,  NY 12504
Other Location
Amenia, NY / Clinton Hollow, NY / Lagrange, NY / Millbrook, NY / Pleasant Valley, NY
The role of a Direct Support Professional (DSP) is integral in the lives of our individuals…and it is challenging work! As an agency, we are committed to providing you with the training, support, and resources you need to help you accomplish your goals and feel rewarded for your effort!

No Experience Required!

*After Applying, Contact Adriana for a Virtual Interview*
  • TEXT: 845-702-5026
  • CALL: 845-677-6363 ext. 1122
  • EMAIL: apopolizio@cardinalhayeshome.org
Where You’ll Be (and When):

We have locations throughout Dutchess County, NY: Millbrook, Pleasant Valley, Red Hook, Salt Point,  Lagrangeville, and Amenia.
Multiple shifts available: Morning | Afternoon | Overnight | Per-Diem

What You’ll Make:
$15.05 - $17.55 / hour, depending on experience
*Increase of $1.00 after medication certification

What You’ll Get:
In addition to a fulfilling career, we offer a robust suite of benefits!
  • Stay Bonus: $1000 ($250 after six months, $750 after twelve)
  • Referral Bonus: Up to $550 after six months
  • Comprehensive Insurance Coverage: Health, vision, dental, and more
  • 403(b) Savings Plan with company contributions
  • 30 paid days off per year including vacation, holidays, and sick pay
  • Career Ladder: Ongoing training, development, and advancement opportunities
  • Employee Discount Program: Discounts on travel, events, movie tickets, tours, and theme parks…and more!
  • Tuition Discounts: Offered through Marist College
  • Payactiv Earned Wage Access Program: Work Today, Get Paid Tomorrow!
Plenty of opportunities to:
Showcase your talents, passions, and abilities | Develop new skills | Give back to your community | Help and support others | Achieve personal & professional growth Face new challenges | Gain new perspectives | Make money | Have fun!

What You’ll Do as a Direct Support Professional:
  • Build transformative relationships with our individuals
  • Support their daily needs
  • Encourage their interests
  • Empower them to achieve their goals
What You’ll Bring to the role:
  • A desire for a person-centered, supportive, and team-oriented culture
  • A positive attitude and caring spirit
  • An ability to create enriching and meaningful experiences
COVID Practices & Precautions:
  • Face coverings required in all Agency buildings, regardless of vaccination status
  • Sanitizing stations throughout with disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer
  • Regular cleaning and disinfecting of all touchpoints
  • Covid screenings: Including temperature and symptom checks for all employees
  • If you feel something, say something
Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity is the spice of life! We value and embrace difference and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.

Cardinal Hayes Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications are considered on the basis of skills, experience and qualifications without regard to race, age, creed, color, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, military background, disability or any other legally protected status. All employment related decisions are made in accord with this policy.