Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Boston
  • CHAI Services - Residential Programs
  • Brighton, MA, USA
  • $14.00
  • Hourly
  • Full Time & Part Time
  • We regret that we cannot take phone calls regarding this position. JF&CS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position Summary:

JF&CS is looking for enthusiastic and compassionate people to work with adults with developmental disabilities and mental health needs in a community residential setting. Successful candidates must have strong time management skills, be flexible and creative, and be willing to support clients in a wide range of tasks and activities. Experience with physical transfers is a must.

Immediate openings for full time and part time schedules available in Brighton, Newton, and Needham.

Position Details:

  • Schedule: Full time, part time and relief positions available
  • Location: Our headquarters is in Waltham, with programs in Brighton, Needham and Newton.
  • Eligible for benefits including a generous amount of paid time off (vacation, personal days, holidays, paid sick time), medical insurance, dental, vision, retirement plan. We also offer a number of company-paid and voluntary benefit options as well as many consumer discount programs.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Support clients to complete their activities of daily living
  • Work directly with individual to develop and achieve meaningful life goals
  • Document information and assist in tracking data with logs and reports
  • Maintain professional communication with other program staff
  • Provide support and direct care to clients, and help to maintain a safe and clean living/working environment
  • Transporting clients to activities and appointments

Educational/Experience Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalency and experience working with individuals with disabilities, preferably in a residential setting 
  • One year of previous experience as a nursing assistant and/or current enrollment in a CNA program preferred
  • Must have valid driver's license and reliable transportation 
  • First Aid/CPR/MAP certifications preferred, ability to pass First Aid/CPR/MAP required 
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Experience with physical transfers
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, both oral and written 


We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and community. This is something we value deeply.

This position has been closed and is no longer available.
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Boston


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