Duvall Homes DeLand

Our Mission Duvall Homes exists for the benefit of individuals with developmental disabilities who require extensive services and care, and seeks to provide the highest quality of life and greatest level of independence for each resident by creating an individualized plan that includes opportunities for personal growth. Providing social and vocational experiences in the community are key components in an effective program that leads to a life of dignity and independence for each resident.

Licensed by Florida’s Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Duvall Homes, Inc. is a Florida nonprofit 501(c)3 Corporation employing approximately 130 trained and certified professionals, with an average of 10+ years experience, who provide quality residential care and day training for people with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down syndrome and a broad range of other disabilities.

Duvall Homes is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate. All candidates must be at least 21 years of age, pass a drug and background screening and have a valid Florida Driver’s License.

Duvall Homes offers a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees, which includes employee paid pre-tax benefit options for Health, Dental, Vision and more. Duvall Homes pays 100% of Long Term Disability and Group Term Life/Accidental Death Insurance, and offers a gratuitous Paid Time-Off Policy.

A Healthy Team is a Successful Team

Employees of Duvall Homes enjoy regular Wellness News & Events from Florida Health Care Plan (FHCP) through Human Resources so that they can take a larger role in their own healthcare. For example, during the month of March, employees received healthy eating tips in celebration of National Nutrition Month from professional government resources like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Dietary Guidelines for Americans (; healthy heart sleeping tips in celebration of National Sleep Awareness Month from the National Sleep Foundation; and information on Diabetes in light of American Diabetes Alert Day from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.

Affordable Rates, Full Coverage & Convenient Locations

Florida Health Care Plans provides group plans for businesses with two or more employees who live or work in our service area of Volusia, Flagler, Brevard and Seminole counties. Our Plans are designed to not only provide full coverage, but are designed with flexibility to meet you and your employees health needs at an affordable price. With co-pays as low as $10 for Primary Care Visits and no charge for laboratory services, you get top-quality coverage with low out-of-pocket costs. FHCP is proud to offer an extensive line of HMO, POS & Triple Option group health plans directly through FHCP.  FHCP owns and operates 13 staff facilities, providing families with many services at one convenient location. We have contracts with a comprehensive network of providers including all hospitals in Volusia and Flagler Counties to give our members unparalleled health care provider access. Individuals may choose to add a point of service option that gives them access to providers worldwide.

Employee Benefits include an FHCP Base Health Plan of affordable employee-only coverage  |   Dental, Vision and Short Term Disability coverage available  |  Group Term Life & AD/D Plan & Long Term Disability Plan  |   Paid Time Off (PTO) available after 6 months of employment.

Apply for the Following Positions

Direct Support Professional (Full Time 2nd and 3rd shifts) Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are caregivers who are responsible for assisting in, and reporting on, the coordination and supervision of residential services for individuals with developmental disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be 21 years and possess a valid Florida Drivers License
  • Must be energetic, compassionate, caring and dedicated with respect to working with individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Must be available to work weekends
  • Must have at least one year working experience with developmentally disabled population, and/or 30-semester hours or college or vocational school in counseling, special education, mental health, guidance, social work or health and rehabilitative services only
  • Must possess a High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school
  • Must practice confidentiality regarding staff and resident information and peer leadership
  • Must possess a clean County and Level 2 Background Screening
  • Must pass Drug Urinalysis Clearance
  • Must be able to lift 50+ pounds

Training During First 90 Days: CPR, First Aid, Abuse & Neglect, Client Rights, Therap Health Records, Behavior Management & Support and Certified Medication Administration & Validation

Hourly Rate: The starting base pay rate is $10.00. Effective March 4, 2018, shift premium for 2nd shift is base pay plus $0.25 per hour, and for 3rd shift is base pay plus $1.00 per hour.  2nd, or 3rd shift, including nights and weekends, are available

Application for Employment: Click here (check your download files after clicking) complete and email to

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For additional information, please contact
Christina Negri
Director of Human Resources

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