Company Description: Berkshire Meadows provides a home, school and day rehabilitation for children and adults with complex medical and developmental differences. Our mission to help those who can't help themselves to live happy, engaged lives. We value our employees with respect, flexibility, great pay and benefits and a cohesive team atmosphere.
What is JRI?
Berkshire Meadows is a division of Justice Resource Institute, a nationally recognized non-profit. Our staff work with children, adolescents, and adults, facilitating therapeutic and fun recreational activities, maintaining safety and security and working as part of an interdisciplinary team including clinicians, nurses, teachers and paraprofessionals. This is a job where you can make a real difference in the lives of the people we serve.
Why should I work at Berkshire Meadows?
Working at Berkshire Meadows adds to life's precious moments. Helping those who can't help themselves, reminds us of all the positive in our lives. Spending time with people who need help makes us feel useful and valued, every day. When you work at Berkshire Meadows, you care for those who can't care for themselves. And you work with others who support you and want you to be successful and learn and grow.
Additional Business Name: JRI
Paraprofessionals (Educational and Residential)
15 -18 Per Hour
Full / Part Time
High School or Equivalent
Education Paraprofessionals (Weekdays 7 am – 3 pm)
Be part of a child or adolescent’s day. Walk them over to our residential school. Assist in learning and play activities. Keep them safe. Be part of the educational team led by a Special Education Teacher that supports our students.
Day Hab Paraprofessionals (Weekdays 7 am – 3 pm)
Work directly with young and older adults on their daily routine including exercise, meals, art, music, play and walks. Work on a team sharing tasks making our residents day interactive and lively.
Residential Counselor (7 Days a Week- Work 5 Days /Shifts:3–11 pm/11 pm–7 am Awake)
Help children and adults with developmental disabilities with daily routines. Bring residents home after their day activities, have snack, afternoon activities, dinner and bedtime routine. Or work overnight making sure they are safe, comfortable and ready for wake-up! Work on a dedicated team that supports each member and creates a home atmosphere with a lot of caring and special efforts.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Must meet program requirements for background checks.
Compassionate, caring and pays attention to details.