Multicultural Community Services of the Pioneer Valley, Inc.

Lead Direct Support Professional

Supervisor: Shannon Aleixo

Location: Springfield, MA     

Shift Available: Flexible schedule

Responsibilities: Need a change? You have come to the right place! The Family Supports program who serves individuals with Autism without intellectual disabilities is looking for a dependable and energetic lead staff for Autism Group Respite. The schedule will vary.

  • Lead Direct Support Professional will be responsible to take individuals out into the community and engage in recreational activities. Activities may include bowling, movies, dinner, sports, and more! Responsibilities may also include skill building to gain independence.
  • Lead DSP is responsible for MCS funds during activities and will keep track of receipts, attendance, and consumer behavior.
  • Lead DSP will work as a team with other staff members to ensure the safety of participants during activities out in the community. Staff will interact with participants and model proper behavior.
  • Lead DSP will coordinate with the Group Respite Coordinator in planning and scheduling outings.

Requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license & vehicle. Must be dependable.

Training: Will be provided as required.

For more information please contact Shannon Aleixo at 782-2500 ext. 419