Multicultural Services of Pioneer Valley, Inc

Job Posting – August 5, 2022


Please Respond by Friday August 19, 2022

Position:         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 are looking for a dependable and energetic lead staff for Autism Group Respite. 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 valid driver’s license & vehicle. Must be dependable.

Trainings:                  Will be provided as required.


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


Please Respond by Friday August 19, 2022




Name: __________________________________________                        Date:  ___/___/___


Phone #:____________________________________Currently working at:_________________________

I am interested in applying for the position of ___ Lead Direct Support Professional _______ .

Special skills and Qualifications:

Summarized special skills and qualifications:

CPR    Yes/No                        First Aid    Yes/No