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Direct Care - Bridgewater

Direct Care - Bridgewater

Job ID 
2017-3551
Job Location 
US-MA-Bridgewater
Type 
Full and Part-Time

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Summary

Are you looking to make a positive difference in the lives of others? May Institute has a great opportunity for a Program Specialist to work with adults with developmental disabilities across Southeastern Massachusetts. We offer a variety of different schedules, exciting career paths, an opportunity to engage in life-changing work, and an excellent benefits package including:

  • Medical/Dental Insurance
  • Matching Contribution to retirement plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Sick Time
  • Multiple Training and Certification Opportunities
  • Medical/Dependent Care Flexible Spending

Responsibilities

Direct Care Professionals will work in a group home setting ensuring the safety and well-being of our individuals served. This position provides hands-on personal care and life skills training to those individuals. This can include day-to-day activities such as meal prep, bathing/toileting, and medication dispensation. We encourage and support our individuals to be an integral part of their community; as such you will be involved in helping them achieve their community goals. Residential Counselors will assist our individuals in overcoming challenging behaviors and provide assistance in behavioral interventions as necessary.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License with at least two years driving experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills