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|Salary Range:||Location:||PITTSFIELD, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Part Time||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Up to One Year
|Position: Day Activities Support Professional 1 Part-Time|
Location: Pittsfield, MA
Rate of Pay: $14.00 per hour
Hours: 15 hours per week
Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 4:30pm-7:30pm
Part-Time Day Activities Support Professional 1 Summary: The Day Activities support professional will work in a new After Day Program [ADP] for adult participants in Berkshire County with mild intellectual disabilities who receive funding from the Department of Developmental Services. This program will run Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 4:30-7:30pm; with additional time spent performing preparatory work such as shopping etc. This position will assist individuals in social/recreational skill building activities, as well as learning activities within the program. Individuals must be comfortable facilitating groups and activities as well as organizing social/recreational activities in the community.
|Part-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.|
Part-Time Day Activities Support Professional 1 Requirements: Ability to use computers to include Microsoft Word, data entry, email and internet essential. Valid driver’s license, 3 years driving experience, good driving record, use of vehicle with compulsory auto insurance and vehicle registration, and willingness to transport program members in personal and/or agency vehicle. Must be able to travel within the region to access residential settings, employers, and community organizations.