Residential Support Staff
Posted on: May 18, 2023
Developmental Brain Injuries Division (DBIS)
Chicopee Kendall Residential Program
We're looking for inspiring team members who enjoy bringing out the best in people and are especially motivated to work with adults with Developmental Disabilities. Our DBIS staff are professional team members responsible for supporting each individual's right to live a safe, enjoyable, meaningful life at home and in the community. As cooperative team members, we support environments that foster creative opportunities for the changing needs and desires of the people we serve
As a Residential Counselor, you will:
---Assists residents with ADL's (activities of daily living);
---Help prepare meals, clean, do laundry, and help keep the home pleasant and comfortable.
---Transportation to/from appointments, community events, etc.
---Complete daily shift notes; data and any other individual record keeping that may be assigned
---Assist with the development and implementation of individual support goals
Part-time Schedule Available:
You're someone who has:
---High School Diploma or GED is required;
---valid driver's license and acceptable motor vehicle record;
---physical ability to perform the requirements of this position and ensure residents safety;
---basic computer/office skills;
---Background check (CORI).
Pay & Benefits
We offer a starting hourly wage of $17.00/hour- plus a $1.00 wage differential for Medication Administration Program (MAP) certification. We provide paid orientation and training for certification in Medication Administration Program (MAP), CPR & First Aid, and Proactive Approaches to Behavioral Challenges (PABC) if applicable.
We also offer a generous time-off package; comprehensive health and dental insurance plans; a 403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching; long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.
We look forward to hearing from you!
ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.
Compensation: $17.00 - $18.00 per hour
Grounded in research and fueled by compassion and creativity, we meet people where they are and provide the highest quality services to address their needs. At ServiceNet, we work with people who are living with mental illness, developmental disability or autism, brain injury, substance use or addiction issues, or the hardship of homelessness.
Whether you are someone who provides direct care, or you work behind the scenes to support those who do, at ServiceNet you will be part of a diverse team that is making a powerful difference in people's lives!
ServiceNet employs more than 1,500 people in our diverse network of mental health and human service programs throughout western Massachusetts - from professional therapists who offer a wide range of evidence-based therapies in our behavioral health centers, to direct care staff in our group homes and enrichment centers, to the vocational specialists at our working farm in Hatfield.
And we have a variety of interesting, challenging positions available. We hope you will apply!
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