Relief Staff/Per Diem Relief Staff/Per Diem …

Horace Mann
in Plainville, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Horace Mann
in Plainville, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Relief Staff/Per Diem
Relief staff/ Per Diem

 We are currently seeking highly motivated individuals to assist people with developmental disabilities in exploring community resources, to find meaningful recreational and social activities, to teach individuals to perform tasks necessary to function as independently as possible and to transport people to and from community activities. Qualified candidates must be able to perform direct care on individuals supported and must appropriately implement teaching strategies for ISP goals and behavior plans. They must also be able to perform other reasonably related duties as assigned.

Location: Attleboro/Norton

Schedule: As needed 

Hourly rate varies based upon MAP certification (Relief Support Staff without MAP cert: $12.50/hr.  Relief Support Staff with current MAP cert:$12.75/hr.) 

Minimum Qualifications: 

High school diploma or equivalency

  •  1 year experience working with individuals with disabilities
  •  Valid driver’s license
  •  Acceptable driving status, as determined by HMEA insurance company
  •  Use of reliable vehicle, which seats two passengers
  •  Additional specific experience may be required, depending on the needs of the individuals supported

Physical Requirements:

  •  Ability to lift 50 pounds alone
  •  Ability to kneel, bend, and carry items
  •  Ability to physically assist individuals as determined by their needs
  •  Ability to tolerate significant amounts of walking, standing, and sitting
  •  Ability to complete physical training requirements determined by HMEA

Mental Requirements:

  •  Ability to communicate thoughts clearly in spoken and written English
  •  Ability to express caring and compassion, respect for others
  •  Ability to analyze situations and use good judgment