Employment Specialist/Adult Care (Easthampton, MA)
Area business seeks responsible & professional healthcare workers to provide individualized services combining life skills development, rehabilitation, and employment options for more than 260 adults living with developmental disabilities
The main purpose of this position is to maximize the independence, skills and self-esteem of individuals with developmental disabilities. Candidates will be accompanying participants to community work sites while allowing them to participate in a group setting and work. Different work environments include lawn care, restaurant work, food banks, animal shelters, college dining rooms, special projects, gardening/farming, etc. A major responsibility is making sure that individuals are participating and working to the best of their ability.
Ideal candidates for this position are able to show empathy and good judgment at all times. Employment Specialists are also required to do light administrative duties. Additional requirements include being prepared for performing physical labor, including but not limited to lifting and moving up to 60lbs.
This is a part time with flexible 1st shift hours, long term opportunities available!
Please submit resume to be considered.