Position Description

Classroom Aide 3
Location Danvers
Schedule Mon-Fri 9am-3PM (30 Hours)
Job Code 781-208
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Bridgewell strengthens communities by providing an unmatched range of social and human services that empower people with disabilities and other life challenges to live safe, self-directed and productive lives. Bridgewell delivers support through community housing, day programs, outpatient treatment, recovery services, education and employment training. We’re committed to helping people in need, from those with autism to people with substance use disorders, become engaged members of their communities. Bridgewell is also the industry leader in developing innovative offerings in response to unmet or emerging needs.

The Position: We’re looking for a Classroom Aide 3! You will provide one to one support and assistance to individuals with developmental and psychiatric disabilities with all activities of daily living. Aide will also drive individual to and from day program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with and train individuals on specific Day Hab Service Plan objectives.
  • Responsible for data collection of goals of each individual.
  • Responsible for daily documentation of medical data or target behaviors.
  • Participate in all general programmatic duties (arrival, breaks, lunch, departure).
  • Assist with the upkeep and maintenance of the program, follow cleaning schedule, report any maintenance issues, etc.
  • Protect each individual’s rights and maintain confidentiality of any information relative to people.
  • Complete any administrative duties as assigned.
  • Participate in all required meetings.
  • Maintain all appropriate certifications (i.e. First Aid, CPR, PAC, Fire Safety, Human Rights etc.)
  • Drive individual to and from day program
  • ​Other Duties as assigned

Required Education/Experience:

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
  • ​Six months experience working with adults with developmental disabilities, developmental training program, or related experience.

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • Knowledge and understanding of principles of normalization, behavior management and human rights
  • 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.

​Bridgewell Offers:

  • Many benefits starting at 24 or more regularly scheduled hours
  • Excellent health benefits-medical, dental, vision. We believe our benefits package is one of the most competitive (available to all employees regularly scheduled for 30 or more hours)
  • Generous paid time off—includes your birthday (that's right, we even give you your birthday off!)
  • Collaborative work environment that values new insight and personal contributions
  • ​With over one hundred programs in the North Shore, Lowell and Merrimack Valley we provide excellent opportunities for training and professional development

Why Should You Apply: If top benefits alone don't sway you, then our compassionate and collaborative work environment should! Bridgewell is committed to training and developing staff and provides the opportunities for you to have a positive impact in the work you do.

 

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 committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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