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Direct Service Personnel (DSP)

Do you enjoy helping people? Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity that will allow you to give back? CTF ILLINOIS is now hiring state-wide! Did you know we have openings in the South Suburban area, Orland Park, Palos Park, Tinley Park, Champaign, Lincoln, Mattoon, Charleston, Olney & Sumner?

Direct Service Personnel are needed to assist individuals with developmental disabilities with daily living skills and individual training goals. Full-time (FT) and part-time (PT) flexible shifts available during early mornings, evenings and overnights. You must be available on weekends and holidays. Some positions available M-F days, occasional weekends/holidays.

$10.50 an hour to start, plus paid DSP certification courses. After completion of DSP training, an increase to $10.75 an hour will be granted. Employees will be paid $11.00 an hour after one year of service. FT positions eligible for insurance benefits.

Must be 18 years old with HS Diploma/GED. Requires successful completion of criminal background check. Requires valid driver’s license with satisfactory driving record.

Please fill out the DSP Employee Application form on-line OR print the form out and fill in your responses by hand. Click here for the CTF ILLINOIS Employee Application form.

What do I do with the employee application once completed?

  • Save your form or scan it and email it to
  • Charleston area DSP positions - FAX it to (217) 348-8823.
  • Homewood/Tinley Park/Orland Park area DSP positions - FAX it to (708) 429-9107.

You can also mail it to the address below.

We'll look over your information and then determine if you are a possible fit for one of our DSP positions. Thank you for your time!

For more information, contact:
HR at

CTF ILLINOIS is a not-for-profit, Illinois-based organization providing support and services to individuals with developmental disabilities.

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