Capitol City Residential Health Care
  • 28-Aug-2020 to 27-Nov-2020 (CST)
  • Jackson, TN, USA
  • Full Time and Part Time

Behavior Support Specialist (BSS) - Jackson, TN Area $12.00 an hour - Immediate Full-time - Part-time - and PRN positions available.

Purpose of the Direct Support Professional:

The primary purpose of the Behavior Support Specialist is to support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities who need support to lead a safe, self-directed life to participate fully in their communities.

To assist individuals with intellectual disabilities (mild to severe) in leading a self-directed life and contribute to the community. To aid in assisting with activities of daily living if needed, and encourage attitudes and behaviors that enhance community inclusion. As a Behavior Support Specialist you, will provide support at home, work, and other community places.

Behavior Support Specialist Skills:

The job of a Behavior Support Specialist (BSS) is a very significant one. It is important to have compassion, creativity, and integrity when supporting our individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. A BSS will assist a person, with developmental disabilities, to have a meaningful, safe and self-directed life, skills are needed which include the following but are not limited to:

  • provide quality care of individuals in their home
  • ensure supports and services are person-centered
  • provide breakfast | lunch | dinner dietary options for individuals daily
  • promote physical health and emotional well-being
  • provide responsible and accountable financial management
  • maintain confidentiality
  • drive individual to doctor's appointments, school, work, and community based activities
  • support individual to form new relationships
  • maintain existing relationships
  • document daily reports electronically

Capitol City Residential Healthcare is currently seeking Behavior Support Specialists for the following shifts:

Full Time: Monday-Friday 8am-4pm | 4pm-12pm | 12pm-8am and every other weekend 8am-8pm | 8pm-8am

Part Time: Saturday & Sunday 8am-8pm | 8pm-8am or as scheduled

PRN: TBD offered by management

Please call Human Resources 615-398-1000 | or apply in person 9am-5pm

160 W. University Parkway Jackson, TN Suite A

Capitol City Residential Healthcare

160 A University Parkway

Jackson, TN 38305

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour


  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance


  • 10 Hour Shift
  • 12 Hour Shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends


  • Behavior Support Specialist: 5 years (Preferred)
  • caregiving/direct patient care: 5 years (Required)


  • driver's license (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations

Typical start time:

  • 7AM

Typical end time:

  • 4PM

Company's website:


Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No
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