Job: Direct Care Staff Member

Title Direct Care Staff Member
Categories Corporate Site, Direct Care Counselors & Supervisors, Feature on Homepage
Location Chelmsford, MA
Job Information

NFI Massachusetts Inc.,a human services organization, is currently seeking a Direct Care Staff Member for our Wild Rose adult facility located in Chelmsford, MA.

The position is a benefits-eligible, 30 hour per week position from 9:00AM – 3:00PM every Tuesday through Saturday.

NFI’s Wild Rose residence in Chelmsford, MA serves adults with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) that were sustained prior to the age of 22. Individuals are typically referred to the program after spending time in long-term care facilities. The program offers residents a full range of services including assistance with activities of daily living, recreational opportunities, individual support, transportation, and coordination of medical needs and services.The residence has been carefully designed to create a comfortable home-like living environment.The goal of the program is to enable adults with traumatic brain injury to live in a less restrictive setting, to offer the maximum level of independence, and to fully engage in community life.

The Direct Care Staff Member will provide active treatment to individuals served in the program facility, as well as supporting the program itself in its day to day operations.

PRIMARY ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Assisting with and providing transport to medical appointments
  • Assisting with medication administration
  • Shopping for/with residents
  • Acting as the program’s Human Rights Officer
  • Acting as the program’s Safety Officer

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Qualified candidates will posses a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology or a related field.
  • In lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree, a candidate may possess an Associates Degree, but will need 2 years of experience in the field.
  • Candidates must have a valid drivers license.
  • MAP Certification preferred.

CONTACT INFORMATION

All resumes will be sent to Jessica Seder, Human Resources Administrator at NFI Massachusetts, Inc., for review.

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