Multicultural Services of Pioneer Valley, Inc

Direct Care Professional

$15.00/hr. starting pay

Multicultural Community Services (MCS) is excited to announce an opportunity for Direct Care Professionals in Springfield, MA, and surrounding areas!  Come work for a diverse and wonderful company that really cares about its people.

Multicultural Community Services (MCS) is an organization that provides support to individuals with developmental disabilities.  We’re looking for a caring and knowledgeable individual to join our great organization and help provide services to our developmentally disabled community.

We are seeking applicants that preferably have experience working in the Human Services or a related field and have a passion for providing care to individuals with behavioral challenges, mental health diagnoses, or developmental disabilities. Our ideal candidate should be reliable, compassionate, dedicated, and have a strong desire to assist people in achieving a better quality of life.

Responsibilities: Working at a 24-hour site providing care and support to individuals with intense medical and behavioral needs.  Will also assist with daily activities like bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding, housekeeping, meal preparation, social skills, community activities, doctor appointments, and documentation.

      • Assist with the day to day operations working in a variety of settings for individuals with (developmental disabilities, mental health diagnoses, brain injury, autism, etc)
      • Provide assistance with daily activities like bathing, dressing, toileting, feeding.
      • Administering medications as needed
      • Provide a safe living environment for all individuals in our care
      • Responsible for all documentation related to program operations in an organized and timely manner.
      • Participate in daily shift duties which also include engaging in activities, housekeeping to ensure a clean environment, and meal preparation
      • Participating in community integration

Requirements:

      • HS diploma or GED.
      • All candidates must complete and pass a background record screening process.
      • Must have a vehicle for work use and a current driver’s license.
      • Minimum of 6-months experience working in Human Services or related field (preferred)
      • Current CPR and First Aid Certification (preferred)
      • MAP Certification (preferred)

Schedule vary based on program needs, available shifts include 1st, 2nd, 3rd

Location: East Longmeadow

Manager: Kenya Richardson

Hours: Saturday 8 am -3 pm & Sunday 9 am -4 pm
Location: East Longmeadow

Manager: Kawala Mgawe

Hours: 40 Hours Full Time – 20 hrs Direct Care & 20 hrs Admin

Location: Springfield

Manager: Kawala Mgawe

Hours: 40 Hours Full Time – 20 hrs Direct Care & 20 hrs Admin

Location: Springfield

Manager: Natalia Serrano

Hours: 40 Hours Full Time – 20 hrs Direct Care & 20 hrs Admin

Location: Springfield

Manager: Aletta Martinez

Hours: Overnights

Location: Springfield

Manager: Erica Belder

Hours: Wednesday & Thursday 8-11

Location: Springfield

Manager: Natalia Serrano

Hours: Overnight Friday – Tuesday

Location: Springfield

Manager: Kenya Richardson

Hours: Available hours on all shifts

Location: Agawam

Manager: Jessica Ortiz

Hours: Full  Time Overnight Saturday – Tuesday 

Location: Springfield

Manager: Jodie Deliz

Hours: All shifts available

Location: Westfield

Manager: Jodie Deliz

Hours: All shifts available

Location: Longmeadow

Manager: Johnny Sibdhanny

Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 5pm-11pm, Friday & Saturday 3pm-11pm

For more information, please call 782-2500