Company Description: Pathlight Group is a non-profit organization in Western Massachusetts that has been creating opportunities, building relationships, and improving the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families for 60 years. We are a dynamic organization with a deep commitment to our mission. We have a strong reputation for high quality services. Additional information can be found on our website, www.pathlightgroup.org.
Creating opportunities, building relationships, improving lives for children and adults with developmental disabilities are the heart and soul of the work we do at Pathlight, Inc.
Pathlight is known for high quality services for children and adults with developmental disabilities, and support for their families and for others who will benefit from our services. Pathlight is also known as a leader and innovator in our field.
Individuals and families feel listened to and respected, and have information needed to make decisions to meet their goals through their lives.
Services are responsive to the ethnic and cultural diversity of the communities we serve.
Employees feel valued, demonstrate competence, and are supported in their professional growth.
Internal operations are efficiently structured to deliver quality services, growth and innovation.
Direct Support Professionals
12.25-14.16 Per Hour
High School or Equivalent
Nice to have
First Aid, CPR, MAP - Preference: Nice to have
Are you looking for a rewarding employment experience? Have you ever thought about applying your passion for helping others in a dynamic way? If you've answered yes to both, this is the perfect job for you!
Pathlight is seeking compassionate, caring, patient and reliable individuals to perform a variety of direct care duties to support individuals with complex medical & developmental disabilities in our group residence in Clarksburg. Various schedules listed below.
***NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY***
We provide the right candidates with the right training for FULL TIME 2nd and 3rd shift work, as well as part time and per diem positions.
*Two Professional References
*Valid Massachusetts Driver's License
*Acceptable Driving Record
*Acceptable CORI. High School Diploma
We offer an excellent benefits package, competitive pay rates, and generous vacation time!
Applications are being accepted online at Pathlightgroup.org.
Alternatively, drop by our Greenfield office at 101 Munson St., Monday thru Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm.
PAYRATE: DSP 1 in training start at $12.25 ($12.75 after initial trainings) and can go to $14.16 and beyond after trainings are completed.
($11.50 for Per Diem/Relief)
***WIDE VARIETY OF SCHEDULES AVAIABLE, as seen below***
Current available schedules are as follows:
Per Diem positions available.
Job # 278 DSP I (DSP II after completion of trainings) 36 Hours (05/22/18)
Job # 279 DSP I (DSP II after completion of trainings) 36 Hours (05/22/18)
Job # 280 DSP I (DSP II after completion of trainings) 24 Hours (05/22/18)
Additional residential employment opportunities avaialble throughout Massachusets, including Buckland, Gill, South Deerfield, and Greenfield.
Pathlight has demonstrated a commitment to issues of diversity. We welcome all applicants. EOE
DIRECT SUPPORT Summary of position: Perform a variety of routine direct care duties to support and instruct individuals with developmental disabilities & behavioral/medical needs, and to promote their dignity, safety, health, welfare rights and development, medical treatment and/or behavioral interventions and other duties requiring advanced training beyond Direct Support Professional 1.
*All duties in compliance with Pathlight, Inc. and applicable governing agency policies, procedures and regulations.
Minimum 18 years of age
Valid Driver’s license
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Acceptable CORI / NBC
Two Professional References