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Program Specialist - Direct Care (Bilingual)

Program Specialist - Direct Care (Bilingual)

Job ID 
2017-3500
Job Location 
US-MA-Chicopee
US-MA-Westfield
US-MA-Chicopee
US-MA-Wilbraham
US-MA-Hadley
Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Summary

May Center for Adult Services is currently seeking a compassionate and qualified Program Specialist to work directly with adults with autism and developmental disabilities at our residential program in Chicopee, MA.

 

All schedules require working at least one weekend shift.  May Institute offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees.

 

BENEFITS

  • Generous Earned Leave
  • Medical/Dental
  • Matching Contribution to Retirement Plan
  • Opportunities for Tuition Reimbursement

 

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Skill development and community integration
  • Assisting individuals in meeting their personal care and nutritional needs
  • Behavioral interventions
  • Participating in the development of IEP/ISP objectives and documenting consumer progress
  • Dispensing medications (certification is available)

Qualifications

  • Bilingual Skills-Fluency in English and Spanish required
  • Previous behavioral experience strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license and at least 2 years driving experience
  • Previous human services experience strongly preferred