Berkshire County Arc
94 North Elm Street Suite 309
Westfield, MA 01085
Berkshire County Arc is a non-profit human service agency that has been providing community-based services to adults with developmental disabilities and/or brain injuries for over 50 yrs. Berkshire County Arc’s mission is to assist and support individuals in their quest to identify and realize their chosen lifestyles. This is accomplished through various programs offered: residential homes including independent apartments, employment services, day programs, adult family care, transitions, advocacy & family support, special needs pooled trusts and a mail-house staffed by people with disabilities that serves dozens of businesses across Western Massachusetts.
Berkshire County Arc’s programs are offered in Berkshire County and Pioneer Valley. We serve nearly 1,000 individuals per year and have over 700 dedicated staff.
Berkshire County Arc offers an excellent benefit package that includes: medical, dental, vision, life and retirement plan and tuition assistance.
No experience? We provide training to prepare you for your position.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
|Salary Range:||Location:||WESTFIELD, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Seasonal||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Preference: Nice to have
|Berkshire County Arc will tailor your schedule to fit your needs. |
Only work on breaks, weekends on or off...all OK.
Staff assists individuals in all areas of daily living including personal care, housekeeping, cooking, and bringing to appointments and recreational activities. This position works closely with individuals to help them to become as independent as possible and to meet their personal goals. Staff must maintain accurate and complete records, reports and data necessary to meet the requirements of BCArc and any certifying or regulatory agency. Effective communication with other staff, family members and Individuals is required.
|High School Diploma/GED and 18 years of age or older (17 yrs old acceptable with limited responsibilities.)|
Valid driver’s license
Due to the nature of this position, hours must remain flexible and are assigned by a Manager in accordance with program operational needs. Must work a minimum of 100 hours per year to maintain employment. If unable to work a minimum of 100 hours per year, must obtain supervisor’s approval to remain active.