Hob: Direct Care Relief - INCREASED HOURLY RATE!

Berkshire Family and Individual Resources

771 S. Church St.
North Adams, MA 01247

Company Description:
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 advancement. 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:
Per Year ,
Job Type:Category:
SeasonalHuman Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
Some High School Coursework
Preference: Nice to have

Preference: Nice to have
Skills/Certifications/Licences:
Description:
Increased Relief/On-Call Staff Rates for our Residential Homes and Day Programs!!!!

The temperature outside may be falling but our Relief/On-Call Staff rates are rising! Looking for a flexible work schedule or extra holiday $$! A second job or a job that works around your school schedule? A retiree looking for a positive experience in your day? We have the job for you.

If you are caring, compassionate and want to help come apply for a Relief position working with people with disabilities supported by BFAIR. No special certifications needed; we offer staff training and are your neighbors, so Relief/On-Call positions are available in Northampton and Westfield!

Visit our website for full job descriptions for all positions and apply to the one that works best for you!

The Direct Care Staff's primarily responsibilities include:

*Provides various supports to individuals under DDS, and 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.
Requirements:
*Be 18 years of age or older
*Clear background check
*Possess a valid Driver’s License and vehicle
*Must meet standards outlined in Safe Driver Policy.