Unique opportunity for a caring and patient person to work directly with children and adults with developmental/cognitive disabilities in our social clubs/groups at our Family Support Center in Woburn!
Our Family Support Center offers a wide array of supports in the home and in the community for adults and children with developmental/cognitive disabilities living with their families. These services may include respite, engaging recreational activities, provision of adaptive equipment, skill training, and intensive staff support when necessary. The clubs and groups offered at the Family Support Center are offered to provide an active, fun, and safe environment for all! Some of these activities include: cooking, art, movie/music, exercise, and other small group activities.
As a Relief Respite Provider, you would assist the lead instructor in running groups including preparation and breakdown before and after each group, help maintain the safety and well being of each individual, and provide guidance and support when necessary.
An ideal candidate for this position would be someone who is caring, patient, and empathetic.
- Excellent communication and organizational skills required
- Valid driver’s license and access to reliable transportation
- High school diploma required; Associates or Bachelor’s degree preferred
- Basic understanding of the needs of individuals with developmental/cognitive disabilities preferred
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.