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.
Additional Business Name: Berkshire Family & Individual Resources (BFAIR)
Caregivers/Community Living Support Staff
Full / Part Time
High School or Equivalent
Up to One Year
PCA/Homemaker of PHCAST - Preference: Preferred
FT & PT Shifts available in Great Barrington, Pittsfield, Adams and North Adams for 2nd Shift weekdays and weekend shifts
BFAIR has rewarding job openings for Community Living Support Staff. Join a premier human service organization and help change the lives of individuals served. Support individuals within the ABI/MFP program who live in their own home, assisting with personal care, activities of daily living, individual support, companionship, homemaker, and community habilitation.
Develop rapport with individuals supported and foster their personal growth
Monitor and report consumer’s progress, challenges and status
Work individually with any program participants, which may include assistance/supervision with mobility, recreational activities or other needs
Effective communication skills
Passion for helping others
18 years of age or older
Valid US driver's license and ready access to a vehicle
HS Diploma/GED or work/life experience providing care
Complete all initial background checks
BFAIR will consider all qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, and/or protected veteran status.
High School diploma/GED required. Must be a home health aide/certificate of nurse’s aide/or complete 60 hours of personal care training. Ability to complete all initial and ongoing background checks including but not limited to: CORI, SORI, Fingerprinting, LEIE, driving record, E-verify, Physical, PPD and licensing and/or certification checks (i.e. nursing). Valid US driver’s license and ready access to a vehicle.