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1Direct Support Professional 3Bridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: As a Behavioral Support Provider you will provide support and assist individuals with all activities of daily living, including assistance with medical and clinical needs; transport individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program; and maintain daily and monthly progress notes according to Department of Development Services (DDS) and all regulatory standards.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:


* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals in making decisions to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Assist the individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members, and providers.
* Counsel, coach and teach coping skills.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all activities of daily living.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, and Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS and all applicable regulatory standards.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP, PAC, and Driver Safety.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience


* BA preferred in psychology, social work or related field.
* Must have at least a high school diploma or GED.
* Must be able to function as part of a treatment team and have good crisis management skills.
* Certified in First Aid, CPR, MAP, CPI and PAC, and participate in both initial and on-going DBT training.
* Must have a driver"s license for at least one year with a good driving record history.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Basic computer skills.
* Requires acceptable results of CORI check according to Bridgewell policy.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Bridgewell is an EOE/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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2Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Danvers, MA 01923
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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3Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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4Direct Support Professional 3Bridgewell
Location: Danvers, MA 01923
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 3 will provide support and assistance in Level 3 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate to considerable physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care. Staff may be required to have specialized certifications; be credentialed or trained in specialized areas such as PAC or ABA techniques; and/or have advanced training in areas such as autism, behavioral supports and/or healthcare.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated trainings and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities who have significant medical and/or behavioral needs necessary.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge: Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.


* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to proficiently use Microsoft products and web based applications supported by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell Policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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5Direct Support Professional 1Bridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 1 will provide support and assistance in Level 1 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require physical assistance or accommodation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.


* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated certifications and trainings as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.

Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification Preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and minimum of one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift a minimum of 30 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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6Direct Support Professional 1Bridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 1 will provide support and assistance in Level 1 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require physical assistance or accommodation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.


* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated certifications and trainings as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.

Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification Preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and minimum of one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift a minimum of 30 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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7Per DiemBridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Per Diem Direct Support Professional will provide direct support services to cover vacations, sick time, and staff position vacancies at residential sites. Coverage includes support and assistance to individuals with developmental and psychiatric disabilities with all activities of daily living.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals in making decisions to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, and Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS and all applicable regulatory standards.
* Assist the individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, Driver Safety, and MAP.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.


* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Basic computer skills.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI according to Bridgewell policy
Bridgwell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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8Direct Support Professional 3Bridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 3 will provide support and assistance in Level 3 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate to considerable physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care. Staff may be required to have specialized certifications; be credentialed or trained in specialized areas such as PAC or ABA techniques; and/or have advanced training in areas such as autism, behavioral supports and/or healthcare.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated trainings and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities who have significant medical and/or behavioral needs necessary.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge: Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.


* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to proficiently use Microsoft products and web based applications supported by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell Policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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9Transportation DriverBridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: Transportation employees support Bridgewell"s mission by ensuring that individuals with disabilities are transported safely to and from the day site and the residence.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Assist all individuals in entering and exiting the vehicle and assure all individuals have properly secured seatbelts.
* Interact with patience and sensitivity in all contact with individuals, family members, staff and others.
* Be familiar with any conditions or behavioral issues that any individuals may have and be able to assist them.
* Operate the vehicle at all times within all federal, state and local laws.
* Have good knowledge of routes and locations of all houses, day facilities and emergency locations.
* Maintain and carry emergency fact sheets, daily attendance and trip route sheets.
* Complete quick vehicle safety checklist prior to beginning your assigned route and report any issues to your supervisor immediately.
* Immediately notify supervisor of any variance in route time exceeding 15 minutes.
* Complete incident reports, as needed, in accordance with the Bridgewell Incident Reporting Policy and Procedures.
* Maintain all required certifications (i.e. First Aid, CPR, Driver"s Safety, etc).
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED required.
* Must be 20.5 years of age or older, with at least 3 years of driving experience.
* Must have a valid MA driver"s license and a good driving record history with no more than 2 moving violations in the last three years. A driving record history will be verified.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Previous experience working with individuals with disabilities preferred.
* Ability to interact with patience and sensitivity in all contact with individuals, residential staff, parents, and facility staff.
* Must pass Driver Safety, CPR, First aid and CPI Certification.
* Requires acceptable results of CORI check according to Bridgewell policy
* Applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical.
Required Background Check:


* A CORI background check will be conducted and verbal offer of employment is contingent upon CORI results.
* A Drug Screen must be conducted within 24 hours of a successful interview and verbal offer of employment is contingent upon results.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
* Must be able to drive a 12 passenger van and/or a handicap accessible van.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
* Must be able to climb in and out of vehicles
Bridgewell is an EOE/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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10Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Beverly, MA 01915
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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11Direct Support Professional 2/AwBridgewell
Location: Lynnfield, MA 01940
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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12Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Haverhill, MA 01830
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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13Direct Support Professional 1Bridgewell
Location: Lynn, MA 01902
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 1 will provide support and assistance in Level 1 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require physical assistance or accommodation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.


* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated certifications and trainings as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.

Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification Preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and minimum of one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift a minimum of 30 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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14Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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15Direct Support Professional 3Bridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 3 will provide support and assistance in Level 3 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate to considerable physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care. Staff may be required to have specialized certifications; be credentialed or trained in specialized areas such as PAC or ABA techniques; and/or have advanced training in areas such as autism, behavioral supports and/or healthcare.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated trainings and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities who have significant medical and/or behavioral needs necessary.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge: Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.


* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to proficiently use Microsoft products and web based applications supported by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell Policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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16Awake Overnight 2Bridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Awake Overnight Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance to individuals with developmental and psychiatric disabilities during the overnight hours in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with all activities of daily living.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.


* Maintain required documentation according to DDS/DMH, and all applicable regulatory standards, and Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Complete household cleaning duties as assigned.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI and MAP.
* Maintain additional mandated certifications and trainings as required by the program.
* Transport individuals as needed.
* Comply with Bridgewell Awake Overnight Call-In procedures.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus.
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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17Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Amesbury, MA 01913
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
Published in: BostonJobs
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18Awake Overnight 3Bridgewell
Location: Danvers, MA 01923
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 3 will provide support and assistance in Level 3 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate to considerable physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care. Staff may be required to have specialized certifications; be credentialed or trained in specialized areas such as PAC or ABA techniques; and/or have advanced training in areas such as autism, behavioral supports and/or healthcare.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain additional mandated trainings and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities who have significant medical and/or behavioral needs necessary.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field preferred.
Required Skills/Knowledge: Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.


* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to proficiently use Microsoft products and web based applications supported by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell Policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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19Direct Support Professional 2Bridgewell
Location: Wakefield, MA 01880
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The Direct Support Professional 2 will provide support and assistance in Level 2 residential programs. Staff will provide support to individuals who need daily intervention, supervision and skills training in activities of daily living while managing within a home environment and in the community. Individuals may require moderate physical assistance or accommodation. Staff will receive and must pass specialized training in order to provide enhanced supervision or interventions designed to address multiple disabilities which may include behavioral supports or enhanced medical care.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provide support and assist individuals with skills training in all activities of daily living.
* Create opportunities and provide support to individuals to make decisions in order to develop their skills and foster independence.
* Provide services to individuals according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards, as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Provide support and assist individuals with all medical, clinical and financial needs.
* Transport and accompany individuals as needed to and from medical, recreational and other activities outside the program.
* Maintain required documentation according to DDS, DMH, MassHealth, HUD, DPH, CARF and all applicable regulatory standards as well as Bridgewell policies and procedures.
* Assist individuals with accessing resources and recreational opportunities in the community.
* Administer medications according to MAP regulations, as applicable.
* Maintain core training certifications including CPR/FA, OSHA, CPI, MAP and Driver Safety.
* Maintain other additional required training and certifications as required by the program.
* Develop positive relationships with guardians, family members and other stakeholders.
* Other duties as assigned.
Required Education/Experience:


* Must have a high school diploma or GED. Associates or DSP Certification preferred.
* A minimum of 1 year of experience working with people with developmental or psychiatric disabilities preferred.
* Bachelor"s degree in related field a plus..
Required Skills/Knowledge:


* Excellent written and oral communication skills so that writing of required documents is clear and articulate.
* Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
* Valid driver"s license and one year of driving experience.
* Computer literacy to include ability to use proficiently Microsoft products and web based applications used by the agency.
Physical Demands:


* While performing the duties of this job, employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle and regularly meet driving record requirements of the agency.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
Requires acceptable CORI results according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/m/f/vets/disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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20Residential Registered NurseBridgewell
Location: Saugus, MA 01906
Bridgewell Mission: 'Connecting People with Possibilities'
Inspired by the values of caring and respect, together we guide individuals with disabilities and other challenges to achieve and enjoy their highest quality of life and personal growth.
Summary: The professional registered nurse will coordinate health services for individuals with developmental and/or psychiatric disabilities living in Bridgewell residential or supportive living group homes. Responsibilities include: health care education, medical assessment and support for the individuals and their staff, advocacy and liaison with community health care providers, monitoring medical records, and medication administration oversight. The schedule for this position is Monday through Friday with some flexibility in hours. Paid on-call rotation is required approximately once every 6 weeks.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


* Provides, supervises, and documents health care services in accordance with appropriate state regulations, nursing standards, and Massachusetts RN license requirements, and professionally abides by all agency policies and procedures.
* Functions as an integral member of the staff teams at assigned group homes. Meets as needed with Program Directors and/or other team members to maintain continuity and consistency of care.
* Acts as a liaison as needed to other community agencies and treatment providers regarding regular medical needs and care. Helps staff identify appropriate community health resources. Works collaboratively with the Program Director to facilitate discharges from health care facilities.
* Provides consultation to DPH Medication Administration Program (MAP) Certified Staff as needed.
* Provides in-service education to individuals and/or staff on health issues.
* Provides quality assurance reviews of medication systems and MAP compliance.
* Serves as a mentor and clinical field supervisor for the licensed practical nurse.
* Provides ongoing supervision for the licensed practical nurse to ensure optimal health care provision to Bridgewell recipients.
* Assists in the development of policies and procedures, which maintain quality of care and compliance with the Medication Administration Program.
* Works collaboratively with nursing/healthcare staff of Bridgewell by participating in monthly nursing staff meetings, agency-wide healthcare planning, and on-call pager rotation.
* Collaborates with Program Director, Director of Healthcare, RNs and LPN"s to assess, organize, update, and maintain client health care and medication needs. This should include, but is not limited to:


* Individual client assessment
* Review of routine and other physical exams
* Review of physician ordered treatments
* Assurance of treatment follow-up and coordination of medical and psychiatric care
* Referral for additional treatment as needed with PACE, VNA, local hospital etc
* Maintenance of medical charts.
* Problem solving with individuals and staff
* Motivation of individuals and staff
* Assistance in MAP systems, including QA checks, periodic assessment of client self-medication skills, submitting medication occurrence reports
Required Education & Experience:


* Bachelor level or Associate degree in nursing with 3 years" experience.
* Must have current Massachusetts license.
* Strong communication skills and the ability to teach small groups.
* Experience with MR or MH individuals and in MR or MH health and community care preferred.
Physical Demands: T he physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to climb stairs.
* The employee must be able to drive a vehicle.
* Must have a normal range of eyesight with or without corrective lenses.
* Must have a normal range of hearing with or without corrective equipment.
Requires acceptable results of CORI check according to Bridgewell policy.
Bridgewell is an EOE/M/F/Vets/Disabled.  Read More
Posted on: 07/17/2018
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