Gateways To Better Living Careers

Join Our Team

We’re making a positive change in the lives of adults experiencing intellectual and developmental disabilities. Join us and become a difference maker. Gateways to Better Living is always looking for enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join our team. All positions require a valid driver’s license and high school diploma or GED.

Direct Support Staff

You will be rewarded with the experience of helping others and making a difference in their lives! Our individuals have developmental disabilities, and need compassionate people to assist them with their daily lives. Openings in Mahoning and Trumbull counties. New start rate of $14.20

High school diploma/GED and valid driver’s license required.

We offer set schedules in one location, paid time off and  a 401K plan. Overtime is normally available.

Job Type: Part-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid time off


  • Driver’s License(Required)

Pay: $14.20 per hour


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends

Work Location:

  • One Location

Work Remotely:

  • No


  • Reading, writing, and carrying out directions
  • Charting or taking notes for others to review
  • Providing companionship and supportive listening
  • Reporting changes in the health or status of the client
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Administering medication
  • Transporting client to appointments
  • Facilitating community and recreational outings, including transport
  • Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activities