Berkshire Family and Individual Resources
771 S. Church St.
North Adams, MA 01247
We are a national and state accredited human service agency responsive to the unique needs
of people with disabilities and their families through: a dedication to excellence; diverse service options;safe and healthy environments; fiscal responsibility; community partnerships; career opportunities and
Applicants for employment are considered without regard to race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, genetic information, age, and disability, military or veteran status, Vietnam Era Veteran, or being an member of the Reserves or National Guard. Also it is unlawful in Massachusetts to require or administer a lie detector test as a condition of employment or continued employment. An employer who violates this law should be subject to criminal penalties and civil liability.
|Salary Range:||Location:||$10+ Per Hour||Westfield & Northamp MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Full / Part Time||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Preference: Nice to have
- Preference: Nice to have|
|Berkshire Family and Individual Resources (BFAIR) is currently looking for Home Life Support Counselors (“HLSC”) to join our residential teams in our group homes located in Westfield and Northampton.|
The Home Life Support Counselor's primarily responsibilities include:
*Provides various supports to individuals under the ABI or MFP waiver programs in a group home setting
*Assists individuals in all areas of daily living including personal care, housekeeping, cooking, and recreational activities
*Works closely with individuals to help them to become as independent as possible and to meet their own personal goals
*Assists individuals to find and participate in community activities they enjoy while encouraging community membership as well as pursuing individual interest.
*Be 18 years of age or older
*Have a high school diploma/GED
*American Sign Language Preferred
*Possess a valid Driver’s License and vehicle
*Must meet standards outlined in Safe Driver Policy.
Full and comprehensive training is provided. Weekend hours are required for most positions. For more information, visit our website at www.bfair.org. Please include preferred shift in cover letter when applying.