Community Bridges

Career Opportunities

 

Direct Support Provider Awake Overnights Female Residential Behavior Program (Full-time)

Seeking responsible, caring person with high attention to detail and good follow through to support adult females who experience developmental disabilities and have exhibited challenging behaviors at times. Positive female role model preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed. Personal care will be needed with some individuals. Previous experience supporting individuals with behaviors required. Candidates must abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Paid mandatory training is provided during weekday business hours. Staff needed 3 shift, 30-40 hours per week, in the Concord area. Job Code: BPF ConcordFT3.

Direct Support Providers Awake/Asleep Overnights Female Residential Behavior Program (Part-time)

Seeking responsible, caring person with high attention to detail and good follow through to support adult females who experience developmental disabilities and have exhibited challenging behaviors at times. Positive female role model preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed. Assist these women with learning appropriate social skills and boundaries, participating in recreational activities and building independence with activities such as cooking, cleaning, money management, personal care and finding or maintaining employment. Staff will be driving individuals to appointments, recreational activities and places of employment with their own vehicle. Previous experience supporting individuals with behaviors required. Candidates must abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Paid mandatory training is provided during weekday business hours. Staff needed 3 Overnight Shifts per week, 11pm-7am, in the Northfield area. Job Code: BPF PTNights.

Direct Support Providers Female Residential Behavior Program (Per Diem)

Seeking responsible, caring person with high attention to detail and good follow through to support adult females who experience developmental disabilities and have exhibited challenging behaviors at times. Positive female role model preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed. Assist these women with learning appropriate social skills and boundaries, participating in recreational activities and building independence with activities such as cooking, cleaning, money management, personal care and finding or maintaining employment. Staff will be driving individuals to appointments, recreational activities and places of employment with their own vehicle. Previous experience supporting individuals with behaviors required. Candidates must abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Paid mandatory training is provided during weekday business hours. Per Diem (as needed) staff needed 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts, in the Northfield area. Job Code: BPF NorthfieldPerDiem.

Direct Support Staff (Per Diem)

Openings for responsible, detail-oriented Support Providers with patience and good follow through needed to support adult females and males with developmental disabilities who have exhibited challenging behaviors.

Positive female and male role models preferred, to demonstrate appropriate behavior, provide consistency and supervision, and assist individuals with social skills, boundaries and goals. Staff will also assist with personal care needs. Previous professional experience surrounding behaviors preferred. Per Diem (Back up) staff needed for all shifts. Job Code: DSP BP Per Diem.

Direct Support Providers Day Programs (Part-time, Less than Part-time)

These positions require a high degree of people skills that include good communication, dependability and a positive attitude. All of our positions, require people with flexible schedules and a willingness to provide different types of support that can include: assisting in making healthy food choices, grocery shopping, banking, budgeting, leaning home safety skills, making social and community connections, learning household management skills, assisting with or performing household tasks, driving a wheelchair accessible van or personal vehicle for medical appointments or community activities and providing support with personal care. Current needs :

-Independent adult woman in Concord, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 5 hours/day, scheduled around individual’s appointments

-An adult woman residing in Chichester  Monday & Friday, 6 hours/day

-An adult female in Concord, 7.5 hours/week Saturday and/or Sunday.

-An adult female in Concord, 9 flexible hours/week Tuesday-Friday

-An adult male in Franklin, flexible mornings 6 hours/week

-An adult male in Concord, flexible afternoons 8 hours/week

-An adult female in Hillsboro 10 hours/week, Monday/Wednesday/Friday

-An adult male in Weare, 6 flexible hours/week

-An adult female in Penacook, 15 flexible hours/week

-An adult female in Northfield, 7 flexible hours/week

Job Code: DSPRDSDay.

Direct Support Providers Residential Medically Fragile (Full-time)

Seeking Direct Support Provider for position that requires a high degree of people skills, dependability and a positive attitude. DSP must have a willingness to provide varying types of support which include: assisting with activities and goals such as making healthy food choices, grocery shopping, banking, budgeting, leaning home safety skills, making social and community connections, learning household management skills, assisting with or performing household tasks, driving a wheelchair accessible van or personal vehicle for medical appointments or community activities and providing support with personal care. Candidates must be comfortable with physical care with lifts and transfers and personal care. Passing Medication Certification class is required to maintain this position.  Current need is Monday- Friday 8:30-3:30. Job Code: Franklin.

Direct Support Providers Residential Medically Fragile Programs (Per Diem or Temporary)

Seeking Direct Support Providers for various positions that require a high degree of people skills, dependability and a positive attitude. DSPs must have a willingness to provide varying types of support which may include: assisting with activities and goals such as making healthy food choices, grocery shopping, banking, budgeting, learning homes safety skills, making social and community connections, learning household management skills, assisting with or performing household tasks, driving a wheelchair van for medical appointments or community activities and providing personal care. Candidates must be comfortable with physical care with lifts and transfers and personal care. Passing Medication Certification class is required to maintain this position. Current Franklin/Northfield area needs are:

Temporary 32 hours per week, for about 3 months – Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday Awake overnight, 11pm-7am.

Per Diem all shifts.

Job code Medhomes Franklin/Northfield.

Direct Support Provider Residential Male Behavioral Programs (Full-time)

Seeking responsible, caring people with high attention to detail and good follow through to support adult males who experience developmental disabilities. Individuals in this program have exhibited high risk, challenging behaviors. Positive male role models preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed.

Assist the individuals in this program with learning appropriate social skills and boundaries, participating in recreational activities and building independence with activities such as cooking, cleaning, money management, personal care and finding or maintaining employment. Staff will be driving individuals to appointments, recreational activities and places of employment with their own vehicle. Previous experience supporting individuals with mental health issues or high risk behaviors required. Criminal Justice or professional legal system experience or education preferred! Candidates must have flexibility to work in different locations with a number of different individuals and abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Training is provided. Staff needed Tuesdays 3pm-11pm, Wednesday 7am-11pm, Thursday 7am-3pm and Friday 7am-3pm, in the Concord area. Job Code: BPM.

Direct Support Provider Residential Male Behavioral Programs (Less than Part-time)

Seeking responsible, caring person with high attention to detail and good follow through to support a young adult male who experiences a developmental disability, who has exhibited some challenging behaviors at times. Positive male role model preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed. Assist this gentleman with learning appropriate social skills and boundaries, participating in recreational activities and building independence with activities such as cooking, cleaning, money management, personal care and finding or maintaining employment. Staff will be driving individuals to appointments, recreational activities and places of employment with their own vehicle. Previous experience supporting individuals with behaviors required. Candidates must abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Paid mandatory training is provided during weekday business hours. Staff needed Saturday & Sunday 8am-4pm, in the Concord area. Job Code: BPM Weekend Concord.

Direct Support Provider Residential Male Behavioral Programs (Less than Part-time)

Seeking responsible, caring person with high attention to detail and good follow through to support a young adult male who experiences a developmental disability, who has exhibited some challenging behaviors at times. Positive male role model preferred, who can provide consistency, close supervision and redirection as needed. Assist this gentleman with learning appropriate social skills and boundaries, participating in recreational activities and building independence with activities such as cooking, cleaning, money management, personal care and finding or maintaining employment. Staff will be driving individuals to appointments, recreational activities and places of employment with their own vehicle. Previous experience supporting individuals with behaviors required. Candidates must abide by strictly upheld processes and protocols. Paid mandatory training is provided during weekday business hours. Staff needed Sunday, Monday and Wednesday 9am-3pm, in the Alexandria area. Job Code: BPM SunMonWed.

Enhanced Family Care Program Manager (Full-time)

Community Bridges is seeking the right person to be responsible for all aspects of operation of individual services and/or other service in regard to Enhanced Family Care or Home Providers, ensuring that each person receiving services is provided supports as needed to develop and maintain one’s independent living skills, while preserving one’s dignity and self-respect. The Program Manager will ensure that DMHDS certification standards as well as agency policy and procedures are upheld throughout the delivery of services. They will be responsible for the management of service operations and Home Provider supervision. Candidates must have previous EFC/Home Provider experience,  and at least 2 years of experience working with people who have a disability, involving at least 1 year of supervisory experience of personnel and administrative duties. Bachelors degree or Associates plus 3 additional years of experience are required. Job Code: EFCPROGMGR.

House Manager (Full-time)

Seeking the right person to be responsible for all aspects of operation of individual services in a 24 hour staffed residential setting, ensuring that each person receiving services is provided supports as needed to develop and maintain one’s independent living skills, while preserving one’s dignity and self-respect. The House Manager will ensure that DMHDS certification standards as well as agency policy and procedures are upheld throughout the delivery of services. They will be responsible for the management of service operations and staff supervision. Candidates must have at least 2 years of experience working with people who have a disability, involving at least 1 year of supervisory experience of personnel and administrative duties. Bachelors degree or Associates plus 3 additional years of experience are required. Job Code: HouseMgr.

In Home Support Provider (Less than part-time)

Community Bridges is currently hiring staff for our In home Support program in the towns of Allenstown, Concord, Epsom and Loudon. We are seeking staff who are committed to supporting individuals in reaching their highest potential. As an In Home Support Provider you will be responsible for providing supports to children and teens between the ages of 3-21, who experience a disability, with guidance and oversight from a parent, both in the home and the community, as well as helping them to increase various skills.

A high school degree or equivalent is required. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently are a must. Experience working with individuals with disabilities is preferred but not required. We are looking for a team player that believes in the value of diversity that represents the core principles of Community Bridges and the unique contribution that each person adds to the community. Less than 19 hours per week. Job Code: IHS.

Job Coach (Part-time)

New opening due to growth! Our Job Coaches provide a range of work-related assistance including on-the-job supports to those with barriers to employment. Having sharp observation abilities, resume writing experience, problem solving capacity, and the ability to assess vocational abilities and safety skills are included as necessary skills for our challenging and rewarding position. These positions are community and sector based in the greater Concord, NH area. A High School Diploma or GED is required. Prior employment training preferred. Previous experience in the human service or related field with persons with disabilities is desirable. Flexibility of schedule is required, as some hours occur evenings and weekends. 20-25 hours per week. Job Code: PTJobcoach.

 

Junior SibShop Facilitator for Teens (Less than part-time)

SibShop is a fun-filled, activity based monthly group for teens who have siblings experiencing a developmental disability. Under the guidance of the SibShop Facilitator, the Junior SibShop Facilitator will provide assistance for preparation and hosting SibShop program events. Responsibilities may also include assisting with surveys and communication materials, and providing coordination with other groups to enhance the SibShop program.  The ability to publicize the program, recruit participants and manage registrations for workshops are essential skills. High School Diploma or GED and having personal or professional experience with people who have special needs are required. Experience with Word, Excel, Outlook and Access is also needed. This position can by done by a Part-time or Less than part-time employee within the agency in conjunction to their current position. Job code: JrSib.

START Awake Counselor (Per Diem)

START is a systems-linkage approach to supports and is an acronym for Systemic–Therapeutic-Assessment–Resources – and Treatment. The individuals who benefit from START have intellectual disability and mental health conditions or challenging behavior that is negatively affecting their quality of life. The underlying philosophy of START is that services will be most effective when everyone involved in supports and treatment is allowed to participate actively in treatment planning and service decisions. In order for this to occur, collaboration between service providers and with service users is needed.

Community Bridges is seeking Per Diem (as needed) Overnight Awake Counselor to staff our new START Center. Within the START Center, Counselors may assist with daily living skills, facilitate therapeutic sessions, provide de-escalation and intervention services, and support guests on START goals and activities. Communication and collaboration with guests, families and team members and completing documentation are also key elements to this role. 2 Awake Counselors are scheduled each night. Ideal candidates will be calm, caring, creative people who are engaging, take initiative, have common sense and lots of energy. They must be comfortable with short term interactions with guests who may visit regularly or only on occasion. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, plus 2 years of experience supporting people who have an Intellectual or Developmental Disability, challenging behavior or have mental illness issues are preferred. Candidates must have a High School Diploma, plus 5 years experience working with people experiencing an Intellectual or Developmental Disability or challenging behavior. Clean Criminal and Driving backgrounds and an insured ($100,000/300,000 liability) vehicle during all working hours are required. Staff must have the ability to participate in agency and department trainings, which are scheduled during weekdays during the day.  Job Code: STARTNightsPD.

START Counselors (Per Diem)

START is a systems-linkage approach to supports and is an acronym for Systemic–Therapeutic-Assessment–Resources – and Treatment. The individuals who benefit from START have intellectual disability and mental health conditions or challenging behavior that is negatively affecting their quality of life. The underlying philosophy of START is that services will be most effective when everyone involved in supports and treatment is allowed to participate actively in treatment planning and service decisions. In order for this to occur, collaboration between service providers and with service users is needed.

Community Bridges is seeking Per Diem (As needed)Counselors to staff our new START Center. Within the START Center, Counselors may assist with daily living skills, facilitate therapeutic sessions, provide de-escalation and intervention services, and support guests on START goals and activities. Communication and collaboration with guests, families and team members and completing documentation are also key elements to this role. Shifts could include, weekdays, weekends, and holidays, during first, second or third shifts. Ideal candidates will be calm, caring, creative people who are engaging, take initiative, have common sense and lots of energy. They must be comfortable with short term interactions with guests who may visit regularly or only on occasion. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in a related field, plus 2 years of experience supporting people who have an Intellectual or Developmental Disability, challenging behavior or have mental illness issues are preferred. Candidates must have a High School Diploma, plus 5 years experience working with people experiencing an Intellectual or Developmental Disability or challenging behavior. Clean Criminal and Driving backgrounds and an insured ($100,000/300,000 liability) vehicle during all working hours are required. Staff must have the ability to participate in agency and department trainings, which are scheduled during weekdays during the day.  Job Code: STARTCounselorsPD.

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Community Bridges
Attn: Human Resources Recruiter
70 Pembroke Road
Concord, NH 03301
Toll-free: 1-800-499-4153
Phone: 603-225-4153
Fax: 603-565-1092
hr@communitybridgesnh.org

Community Bridges is a non-profit agency serving the communities of central New Hampshire. Disability is a natural part of the human experience and may occur as a result of developmental impairments, injury, or aging. We advance the integration, growth, and interdependence of people with disabilities in their home communities in ways that promote their ability to have positive control over the lives they have chosen for themselves.