220 Brookdale Drive
Springfield, MA 01104
|Salary Range:||Location:||$10+ Per Hour||SPRINGFIELD, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Part Time||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Up to One Year
Preference: Nice to have
CPR, First Aid, MAP, Safety Care - Preference: Nice to have|
|Pay Rate: Starts at $13.13/hr increase to $14.58/hr after completing trainings in the first 6 months. Grow with Pathlight with five DSP position levels with increasing responsibility and pay.|
Looking for a fun and rewarding position where you will make a difference in the lives of many by helping adults with developmental and physical disabilities? Interested in getting into the social work field? Here at Pathlight, a nonprofit residential organization, we provide exceptional services to people with disabilities and their families. In partnership, we design high quality, innovative, and person-centered supports for those we serve within our community. We give people hope.
As a Direct Support Professional (DSP) you will provide aid, with the aim of helping each individual realize their fullest potential.
What's in it for you?
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.
Employee Benefits Offered:*For eligible employees (after applicable waiting period)*
Paid Time Off/Paid Sick Time
Paid AAA Membership
Verizon Wireless Plan & Accessory Discounts
403(b) MassMutual Retirement Services
Essential Job Functions:
Attend appointments and community outings - at no expense to you!
Provide care which may include feeding, dressing, bathing, restroom assistance, support with walking, and lifting.
Administer medications and utilize assistive medical devices.
Implement the ISP/goals of individuals.
Remain fully available to individuals served.
Complete related records, as assigned and applicable.
Provide First Aid/CPR and seek emergency medical care if necessary.
Apply organization policies and procedures.
Participate in housekeeping, laundering and general maintenance.
Apply online or come see who we are and apply in person!
220 Brookdale Dr. Springfield, MA 01104. Monday-Friday 9a-5p.
18 years or older with High School Diploma or equivalent
Valid driver's license/acceptable driving record & reliable transportation
2 professional references