60 Brookdale Street
Springfield, MA 01104
We believe individuals with disabilities and other societal disadvantages are an essential resource for our country’s future. Our mission is to help build a world in which individuals with disabilities and other disadvantages realize their full potential.
Viability will be a positive disruptive force in the marketplace leading the innovative designs of future service delivery for individuals with disabilities and other disadvantages to realize their full potential within their communities of choice.
|Salary Range:||Location:||Per Hour||HOLYOKE, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Full Time||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Up to One Year
|Position: Day Activities Support Professional 1 (Fluency in ASL required)|
Location: Holyoke, MA
Rate of Pay: $14 per hour (with additional $40 biweekly stipend for second language)
Hours: 30 hours per week
Schedule: Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm; schedule based on program needs
Full-Time Day Activities Support Professional 1 Summary: Assists individuals with developmental disabilities in becoming more independent and engaged in activities of the local community. Community day activities include recreational, socialization, volunteerism, employment, educational opportunities and wellness initiatives. The Day Activities Support Professional 1 implements the organization’s mission and values by supporting individuals to make positive changes in their lives.
|Full-Time Day Activities Support Professional 1 Qualifications: High School/GED or Hi-SET plus 1 year related experience and/or training. One year supervisory or human service experience desired. Knowledge of and respect for diverse populations. Must be bilingual in American Sign Language(ASL) with demonstrated familiarity with deaf culture.|
Full-Time Day Activities Support Professional 1 Requirements: Must be fluent in ASL. Ability to use computers to include Microsoft Word, data entry, email and internet essential. Must have a valid driver's license, 3 years driving experience, good driving record, use of a vehicle and willingness to transport participants in personal and/or agency vehicle. Must be able to travel within the region to access residential settings, employers, offices and community organizations.