UCP Direct Support Professional (DSP) Careers

UCP offers you countless opportunities to build your career while you’re making a difference in your community. Become a DSP today.

UCP Direct Support Professional (DSP) Careers

What Makes Us Unique

  • Adaptability: At UCP we accept change as positive. We stay open-minded and current with industry practices.
  • Collaboration: Our leadership team actively seeks input and ideas from staff, fostering a collaborative atmosphere.
  • Respect & Inclusiveness: We recognize that everyone brings a different set of talent/skills/perspectives and that these diverse contributions are valuable. We pride ourselves in ensuring all team members feel heard and valued.


DSP Careers at UCP

Are you interested in helping people with disabilities gain independence and improve their quality of life? If you are, please consider joining our team of dedicated professionals. Whether you choose an opportunity in our Community Day Program, Residential, Employment or Student Transition Programs, you will become an integral part of helping us provide innovative options and solutions for people with disabilities in Eastern Connecticut.

UCP Benefits

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible schedules
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Generous paid time off
  • Low Cost Health/Dental/Vision
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Plan 403(b) from date of hire, with employer match after 1 year
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 11 Paid Holidays
  • Tuition discounts at select colleges

 Job Requirements

  • Relevant experience with individuals with intellectual disabilities.
  • Valid drivers license and your own transportation
  • Background check will be conducted