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FINANCE ASSISTANT

Overview:

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at ucpwma.org

Position Highlights:

UCP of Western Massachusetts is hiring! Are you an experienced bookkeeper looking for rewarding part-time work? UCP of Western Massachusetts is looking for a Finance Assistant to support Accounts Payable, Billing and Accounts Receivable, Payroll and Human Resources.

Qualifications:

  • An Associate’s degree in Business Administration or related field, and/or commensurate bookkeeping experience.
  • Proficiency with QuickBooks required.
  • Medical billing experience preferred.
  • HR and Payroll experience preferred.
  • Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • CORI, SORI Check

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. UCP of Western Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package to regularly scheduled employees including 403(b), health insurance after 60 days, PTO, 12 holidays and employer paid life and disability benefits.

Job Type: Part-time; 15-20 hours/week

Job Location: Pittsfield, MA

EARLY INTERVENTION CLINICIAN

Overview:

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at http://ucpwma.org/

Position Highlights:

UCP is hiring! Are you an enthusiastic and experienced clinician seeking a rewarding career with children and families? We are seeking a clinician to provide behavioral therapy and mental health support and teach parenting skills to parents/caregivers of children served in the early intervention, in individual group settings, or play therapy sessions using a family centered approach. These children are between the ages of birth and three years whose development is at risk by certain biological or environmental factors.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide social/emotional and family assessments for children birth to 3 in our Early Intervention Program.
  • Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy through home or center visits.
  • Provide consultation to community agencies. Co-facilitate psychosocial, developmental groups for children birth to 3. Participate in team evaluations and the development of IFSP’s for children/families referred to the Early Intervention Program.
  • Assist with UCP activities as requested.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Master’s degree and current licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCS) or as a Licensed Independent Social Worked by the MA registry of Social Work, or Master’s degree from an accredited institution in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, developmental psychology or education psychology. Or current licensure as a LMHC, LMFT.

Excellent oral and presentation skills, working knowledge of community resources, working knowledge of computers. Must be able to meet the medical requirements included in the MA Department of Public Health Early Intervention Operational Standards, including physical exam, vaccinations and infectious disease testing. Certification as an EI Specialist by MDPH or be eligible to be certified within 3 years. Must be able to climb, stoop, get up and down from floors, reach with hands and arms as well a lift and move up to 40 pounds.

Must have valid driver’s license, current auto insurance, availability of a private vehicle.

Must have CORI, SORI and National Fingerprint Check. In accordance with MDPH regulations, a pre-employment exam including a statement of physical limitations in working with children, a negative Mantoux TB test or a clear chest x-ray and evidence of immunity for measles, mumps and rubella is required.

Job Type: Full-time
Job Location: North Adams, MA

Application Questions

How many years of Regulations experience do you have?

What is the highest level of education you have completed?

Do you have the following license or certification: Driver’s License?

Do you have the following license or certification: MA licensure or license eligible?

FAMILY SUPPORT ADVOCATE

Overview:

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at http://ucpwma.org/

Position Highlights:

UCP of Western Massachusetts is hiring! Are you an experienced direct care provider looking for rewarding work with children or adults with disabilities in the community? The Family Support Advocate is responsible for providing respite support to children and adults, inclusive of providing assistance with social networking, recreational activities, community safety, health care issues, and physical and behavioral challenges through direct care work. Some afternoon and evening hours may be required.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent GED
  • Minimum of one-year successful experience in a human service field or Six months successful experience in a human service field and having life or work experience with individuals with disabilities
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license, availability of private vehicle, up-to-date car insurance and proof of annual vehicle inspection required
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to accommodate the needs of members
  • CORI, SORI and National Fingerprint Check
  • A negative Mantoux TB test or a clear chest x-ray

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. UCP of Western Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package to regularly scheduled employees including 403(b), health insurance after 60 days, PTO, 12 holidays and employer paid life and disability benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: North Adams & Pittsfield, MA

ADULT FAMILY CARE (AFC): CARE MANAGER

Overview

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at http://ucpwma.org/

Position Description:

UCP of Western Massachusetts is hiring! UCP is seeking a full-time care manager for our Adult Family Care program. The AFC Care Manager is a professional support position responsible for planning, coordinating, and monitoring the AFC members. Responsibilities include providing psychosocial and counseling assistance for the AFC program.

Qualifications:

The AFC Care Manager must have a bachelor’s degree and two years of clinical experience in the care of elderly or disabled persons or a bachelor’s degree and a Massachusetts social worker license

  • Valid driver’s license, availability of private vehicle, up-to-date car insurance and proof of annual vehicle inspection required
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to accommodate the needs of members
  • CORI, SORI, and National Fingerprint Check
  • A negative Mantoux TB test or a clear chest x-ray
  • Bi-annual Physical

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. UCP of Western Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package to regularly scheduled employees including 403(b), health insurance after 60 days, PTO, 12 holidays and employer paid life and disability benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: North Adams, MA

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Adult Companion

Overview

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at ucpwma.org

Position Highlights:

UCP of Western Massachusetts is hiring! The Adult Companion staff provides non-medical care, supervision, and socialization to a functionally impaired adult. They may assist or supervise the participant with such tasks as meal preparation, laundry, and shopping. This service is provided in accordance with a therapeutic goal in the service plan. The Adult Companion’s role is designed to give caregiving family members a break on evenings and weekends, (evenings and weekends are required).

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • A high school diploma, or have life or work experience with individuals with disabilities
  • Be able to handle emergency situations
  • Understanding of the importance of supporting the dignity and human rights of all members
  • Appropriate communication skills to effectively communicate with members, parents and professionals
  • Valid driver’s license and availability of a private vehicle
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to accommodate the needs of members
  • CORI, SORI and National Fingerprint Check
  • A negative Mantoux TB test or a clear chest x-ray

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. UCP of Western Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package to regularly scheduled employees including 403(b), health insurance after 60 days, PTO, 12 holidays and employer paid life and disability benefits.

Job Type: Part-time

Job Location: Pittsfield, MA

LIFE SKILLS ADVOCATE

Overview:

As part of the UCP affiliate network, UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a variety of community programs and services for persons with disabilities and other similar service needs, including Assistive Technology, Early Intervention, Individual and Family Support, and Adult Family Care. UCP has two offices in the Berkshires, located in Pittsfield and North Adams. Learn more at ucpwma.org

Position Highlights:

UCP of Western Massachusetts is hiring! Are you an experienced direct care provider looking for rewarding work with children or adults with disabilities in the community? The Life Skills Advocate will work with team members to develop and implement multi-faceted interventions to assist individuals in meeting their specific goals and objectives and provide instruction in life skills, reading, functional math, health and wellness. The Life Skills Advocate is also responsible for implementing monthly and school vacation programs for individuals and families in the children’s program. Some afternoon and evening hours may be required.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree and two years’ work experience in a human services field; an additional three years of work experience may substitute for a bachelor’s degree depending on funding source requirements.
  • Understanding of the importance of supporting the dignity and human rights of all members
  • Appropriate communication skills to effectively communicate with members, parents and professionals
  • Proficient computer and technology skills to use agency computer programs and assist and instruct individuals on the variety of assistive technology devices available
  • Valid driver’s license and availability of a private vehicle
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to accommodate the needs of members
  • CORI, SORI and National Fingerprint Check
  • A negative Mantoux TB test or a clear chest x-ray

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. UCP of Western Massachusetts is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

UCP of Western Massachusetts offers a competitive benefits package to regularly scheduled employees including 403(b), health insurance after 60 days, PTO, 12 holidays and employer paid life and disability benefits.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location: North Adams & Pittsfield, MA