Company Description: 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: BFAIR
Outreach Support Counselor
$12.00 Per Hour
High School or Equivalent
BFAIR is looking for a part-time Outreach Support Counselors for our Outreach program in Pittsfield. Applicant must be able to travel. Our Outreach Counselors provide a variety of supports and assistance to individuals with developmental disabilities in the community and to their family members. Provide guidance and training in developing skills needed to live independently. Ensure that people supported reside in a safe and healthy environment with proper access to medical and social supports. Have the ability to communicate effectively with staff, individuals and family members and/or guardians necessary. Respect for basic human rights and the dignity of each individual is paramount. Position is Tues.-Sat., day and evening hours.
All applicants must be 18 years of age or older, have a high school diploma or GED and valid driver’s license with ready access to an automobile. Employees with 2 or more years working with individuals with developmental disabilities are preferred. Must meet standards outlined in Safe Driver Policy.