West Roxbury

Title Residential Program Manager – DS
Categories Boston, Developmental Services, Waltham, West Roxbury
Location Hyde Park, MA
Job Information

The Residential Program Manager is responsible for the management of a group home where adults with developmental disabilities reside and responsible for ensuring the needs of the Individuals living in the assigned group home(s) are met in all areas of service.

  • Clinical and program planning – responsible for the oversight of a daily residential schedule, ensuring the program meets Individuals’ needs, and allows for their maximum involvement.
  • Fiscal oversight – responsible for ensuring home(s) are operating are within budget.
  • Oversight of medication administration, laundry, shopping, menu/meal planning and the maintenance and safety of the group home site(s).
  • Liaison between clinical community and staff, program, clinical and agency level problem solving. Liaison with families and funding sources.
  • Meets with direct support team each month to support, motivate and train them in how to perform their essential job duties and responsibilities and educates staff on agency policies and procedures.
  • This position interfaces with staff, peers, senior management, families, neighbors, medical practitioners, and DDS service coordinators.

Job Requirements:

  • Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in a related discipline preferred; BA required
  • Three years’ of related direct support experience
  • One year of supervisory experience
  • Must successfully complete all mandatory trainings as required by the Agency within the required timeframe. Must obtain CPR/First Aide certification within five (5) continuous months of hire. Must obtain Massachusetts MAP certification within five (5) continuous months of hire.
  • Valid Massachusetts driver’s license

Salary:  $53,000 annual


Hours 40 hours/week
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Title Weekend Floater MH & DS
Categories Boston, Cambridge/Somerville, Charlestown, Chelsea, Developmental Services, East Boston, Mental Health Residential Services, Revere, Waltham, West Roxbury, Winthrop
Location Chelsea, MA – Multiple Locations
Job Information

Weekend Floaters are part-time (16 hours per week) positions, responsible for providing weekend coverage in a residential home setting; in either a Direct Support Professional or Awake Overnight capacity. During their assigned hours, floaters must be willing, and able, to work at any residential program at short notice. Floaters may be hired to work at either Mental Health or Developmental Disability residential programs. Access to reliable transportation is required, to ensure the floater’s ability to travel to different sites quickly and efficiently.

Residential direct support staff are members of a team, responsible for providing high quality direct care services to adults with mental illness. Each direct support staff member is responsible for ensuring that the human rights of all individuals served are met. Staff are responsible for treating all individuals with dignity and respect. Direct support staff are responsible for supporting individuals in the completion of their daily routines; and for ensuring persons served live a safe, healthy, enjoyable life in the community. Direct support staff are responsible for ensuring that individuals are provided with opportunities to learn and exercise, increasing independence as much as is practicable.

High school diploma or GED required. Three years related experience, providing child care/elder care/direct support to developmentally disabled persons, or previous experience supporting individuals in a mental health/special education or other human services setting is required. An equivalent combination of education and related work experience may be considered. Must be MAP certified, CPR/First Aid certified within five (5) continuous months of employment/date of hire.


High school degree or GED required. Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred. One (1) to two (2) years human services experience with similar population preferred. Must have Driver’s license. Must be MAP certified, CPR/1st aide within five (5) months of hire.

Salary:  $16/hour

Three Shifts Available:

Overnight – Sat-Sun 11pm-7am
Day – Sat-Sun 7am-3pm
Evening – Sat-Sun 3pm-11pm
Schedule Multiple
Hours Part Time
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