Employment Opportunities Newton Wellesley Weston Committee for Community Living

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We take pride in the professionalism of our staff and offer a generous benefits package as well as certification in CPR and First Aid. We also have excellent in-service training programs to ensure that our staff is aware of the current knowledge, best practices and emerging trends in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities.

We occasionally have openings for qualified individuals seeking to work as Program Managers, Case Managers, Weekend Managers and overnight staff. To inquire about a position, contact Pat Hamilton at (617) 964-6860, ext. 16 or at phamilton@nwwcommittee.org.

To apply for a position, complete and submit our online application form , or print and mail in our downloadable application form to NWW Committee Attn: Pat Hamilton, 1301 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02459.

Current Openings:

TITLE: Assistant Program Director
SUPERVISOR: Program Director
SCHEDULE: 40 Hours per week, including afternoon and evening hours
QUALIFICATIONS: Master's Degree preferred, management experience required; familiarity with DDS service delivery system, experience working with families and individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, knowledge of principles of behavior management, ability to work within and among complex systems and advocate for client needs. Ideal candidate will have experience managing diverse teams across several disciplines as well as experience working with complex, diverse populations. Excellent computer skills and experience with Micro-soft excel and virtual gateway preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Ensure agency compliance with DDS and other federal and state regulations. ● Oversee Survey and Certification compliance. ● Provide training and oversight to Program Managers to ensure compliance with all ISP and Positive Behavior Supports requirements and other DDS initiatives. ● Active member of Agency Senior Management Team. ● On-call responsibilities on a rotating basis. ● Other assignments per request of Program Director or Executive Director.

Compensation will commensurate with experience.

TITLE: Asleep Overnight
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager, Case Manager and Weekend Manager
SCHEDULE: full or part-time, to be determined **
QUALIFICATIONS: High School degree and Human Service experience preferred; Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR training, MAP certification preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Ensure the safe evacuation of all residents during an emergency evacuation or test. ● Complete all documentation responsibilities and maintain the confidentiality of all information relating to the individuals supported by NWW. ● Assist residents during the night as needed and/or assigned by supervisor(s). ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs as required. ● Participate in the maintenance of house, grounds, furnishings and equipment. ● Take direction from the Program Manager and participate in program and personnel evaluations.

*** Typical Work Schedule: 11PM until 8 or 9 AM

TITLE: Awake Overnight
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager, Case Manager and Weekend Manager
SCHEDULE: Full of Part-Time, to be determined***
QUALIFICATIONS: High School degree and Human Service experience preferred; Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR training, MAP certification preferred.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Ensure the safe evacuation of all residents during an emergency evacuation or test. ● Complete all documentation responsibilities and maintain the confidentiality of all information relating to the individuals supported by NWW. ● Complete assigned nighttime duties and tasks as directed by supervisor(s), including monitoring of individuals throughout the night and care of the home. ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs as required. ● Participate in the maintenance of house, grounds, furnishings and equipment. ● Assist residents with morning routines including assistance with activities of daily living and medication administration. ● Take direction from the Program Manager and participate in program and personnel evaluations.

*** Typical Work Schedule from 11PM until 8 or 9AM.

TITLE: Full or Part-Time Residential Support Staff
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager, Case Manager and/or Weekend Manager
SCHEDULE: Less than or greater than 32 hours per week includes evenings, weekend and overnight hours.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School degree and Human Service experience preferred; Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR training, MAP certification.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Participate in the implementation responsibilities of ISP programs designed to develop and/or maintain personal competencies. ● Complete all documentation responsibilities and maintain the confidentiality of all information relating to the individuals supported by NWW. ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs as requested. ● Participate in the maintenance of house, grounds, furnishings and equipment. ● Take direction from the Program Manager and participate in program and personnel evaluations.

TITLE: Program Manger
SUPERVISOR: Program Director
SCHEDULE: 40 hours per week, including some evening and weekend hours**
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field; two years of experience preferred; familiarity with DMR service delivery system, MAP certification, Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR certified.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Ensure ISP plans are developed and implemented in accordance with NWW and DDS guidelines. ● Monitor and schedule medical/dental appointments for each person in the home. ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs and attend all Program Manager meetings. ● Monitor and ensure proper operation of house, grounds, furnishings and equipment, and physical plant. ● Take direction from the Program Director and participate in programmatic and personnel evaluations. ● Member of the NWW Emergency Management (EMT) and HCSIS teams. ● Maintain all program records according to established guidelines. ● Maintain financial accounts and budgetary guidelines in conjunction with the NWW Business Office. ● Schedule and approve staff coverage. ● Provide monthly documented supervision and guidance to all team members on a monthly basis.

** Work schedule is flexible, but will include at least the two following components:

  • One evening shift (M-F) until 7-9PM per week.
  • One weekend shift of at least 2 hours per month for medication administration observation and weekend staff supervision.

TITLE: Residential Case Manager
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager
SCHEDULE: 40 hours per week, including evening and weekend hours **
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree and Human Service experience preferred; Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR training. MAP certification.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs and attend staff meetings. ● Participate in the development and implementation responsibilities of ISP programs designed to develop personal competencies based on each person's long-range plan. ● Complete all case management documentation responsibilities and maintain the confidentiality of all information relating to the individuals supported by NWW. ● Participate in the maintenance of house, grounds, furnishings and equipment. ● Be available and responsive to supervision. ● Take direction from the Program Manager and participate in program and personnel evaluations.

** Typical Work Schedules:
One 8 hour shift on Sunday & Monday through Thursday 3PM to 11PM and/or 1PM to 11PM.
OR
Tuesday through Friday 3PM to 11PM and/or 1PM to 9PM & one 8 hour shift on Saturday.

TITLE: Weekend Manager
SUPERVISOR: Program Manager
SCHEDULE: Saturday 9pm to Monday 9pm, including 2 asleep overnights OR Friday from 9pm to Sunday at 9pm, including 2 asleep overnights.
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's Degree in Human Services or related field; one year experience preferred; commitment to promote community inclusion activities; current MAP certification and Massachusetts Driver's License; First Aid and CPR training.
RESPONSIBILITIES ● Follow all policies and procedures as outlined in the NWW Personnel Policies and Procedures and the NWW Policies to Promote Human Dignity. ● Participate in the development and implementation of ISP programs designed to develop personal competencies based on Long-Range plans supporting people in accessing community services and activities. ● Complete all documentation responsibilities and maintain the confidentiality of all information relating to the individuals supported by NWW. ● Participate in agency and Department of Developmental Services training programs and attend staff meetings. ● Assist and support people in maintaining healthy lifestyles in a safe and secure environment. ● Participate in the maintenance of house, grounds, furnishings, and equipment. ● Take direction from the Program Manager and participate in program and personnel evaluations. ● Effectively communicate with Program Manager on a weekly basis regarding issues affecting residents/programming/property etc. ● Provide direction to and act as role model for other NWW staff on weekend shifts in absence of Program Manager.

Note: All Staff may be re-assigned work locations based on the needs of the people we support.

To apply, please see our applications linked above.