Hob: Clarksburg - Direct Support Professionals

Pathlight Inc

220 Brookdale Drive
Springfield, MA 01104

Company Description:
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Full / Part TimeHuman Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Required
Up to One Year
Preference: Nice to have
CPR, First Aid, MAP, Safety Care - Preference: Nice to have
Multiple positions available in Clarksburg the pay rate for this location starts at $14.13.

Are you working towards getting your Applied Behavior Analysis degree? You may be interested in working in a small group home as a direct support professional for Pathlight, a nonprofit residential organization. If you are looking to gain some insight into your specialized field, Pathlight could be the place for you! At this location there are multiple individuals with medical needs and intensive behavior challenges. With the behavior challenges this location receives support from our clinical and behavior specialist team.

What's in it for you?
Helping others to live safe, happy and dignified lives!
No experience necessary we provide paid on the job training for the right candidate!
Smiling faces of the individuals who are happy to see you every day - leaving you with the most rewarding feeling.
Build experience in a field of work you can make a career of!

Benefits Offered: *For eligible employees (after applicable waiting period)*
Paid Time Off/Paid Sick Time
Holiday Pay
Tuition Reimbursement
Paid AAA Membership
Discounts on Car/Homeowners Insurance
Verizon Wireless Plan & Accessory Discounts
Health/Dental/Life Insurance
Short Term Disability
403(b) MassMutual Retirement Services
Flex Spending

Essential Job Functions:
Promoting positive behavior
Build trust and empathy through consistent and meaningful communication
Assist in the implementation of medical, behavioral, and/or clinical team care plans.
Take the individuals to community activities/outings: (movies, dinner, concerts, etc.) - at no cost to you!
Transporting/escorting individuals to their appointments
Administering medications and utilizing assistive medical devices
Assisting with tasks related to personal hygiene which may include: feeding, dressing, bathing, restroom assistance, etc.
Complete housekeeping, laundering and general maintenance duties as assigned
Apply organization policies and procedures.

If unable to apply online, apply in person at either of our office locations:
101 Munson St. Greenfield, MA 01301 Monday thru Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.
220 Brookdale Drive, Springfield, MA 01104 Monday thru Friday, 9 am - 5 pm.
Job Qualifications:
18 years of age with a High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Acceptable driving record
Provide two professional references
Acceptable CORI