RIVERSIDE INDUSTRIES, INC. Is supporting people to learn new skills and be active members of their community important to you?
Riverside Industries is known for providing excellent comprehensive services for people living with developmental disabilities.
The purpose of this Direct Support Professional position is to maximize the independence, skills, and self-esteem of individuals with developmental disabilities, as well as empower them to take control over the things in life that they value and to be participating members of their community.
This job requires effective organization, time management, problem-solving, interpersonal communication and writing skills.
It also requires exceptional patience, liaison and advocacy skills, an understanding of the civil rights of people with disabilities, and integration issues, as well as an ability to teach.
Minimum Education and Experience: High School Diploma, some college preferred.
Some positions require one year of experience working with individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Other Position Details: ? 37.5 hours per week ?
20 personal days and 12 Holidays ? Health and Disability Insurance ?
$13.60/hr to start ? Must have a valid driver's license with a good RMV record, 3 years driving experience, as well as a registered, insured, and inspected passenger vehicle.
Pre-employment CORI, driving record check, fingerprinting and physical exam are required.
45+ Years Commitment to Empowering People with Disabilities to Live Rich and Full Lives Riverside celebrates diversity Riverside Industries is an EOE Employer
Location/Region: Northampton, MA (US - 01060)