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
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.
Full / Part Time
High School or Equivalent
BFAIR is seeking full-time and relief Habilitation Specialists to join our team in our Day Habilitation programs located in North Adams. The Habilitation Specialist is a direct care role in our day program.
*Working with anywhere from 1 to 4 members on a daily basis
*Providing personal care
*Assisting with goal and objective implementation
*Data collection and monthly notes.
*Developing a positive rapport/relationship with the individuals supported to encourage and foster their own personal growth, individual control, and emotional strength.
All applicants must:
*Be 18 years of age or older
*Have a high school diploma or GED
*Possess a valid driver’s license and vehicle
*Meet standards outlined in Safe Driver Policy
BFAIR provides full orientation and training. Employees must maintain certifications in First Aid and CPR, Safe Techniques to Avoid Restraint and Training (START), and BFAIR Human Rights Training. 10 hours professional development annually.