Viability Rehabilitation Specialist 2 in Springfield, Massachusetts
VIABILITY is a community-based human services provider of employment services, job training, vocational rehabilitation, and skill building, with a focus on inclusion, access, and individual choice. Accredited by CARF and certified by Clubhouse International, VIABILITY leverages community and employer partnerships to create opportunities for the people we serve to live, learn, work, and thrive in their communities. We are mission driven, aiming always to empower, embrace differences and be BETTER TOGETHER in our approach to service more than 4,000 individuals throughout Massachusetts, and in areas of Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, and Oklahoma.
$500 sign on bonus ($250 at the completion of first week of training and $250 after successfully completion of first 90 days)
Position: Rehabilitation Specialist 2 – Full Time
Location: Springfield, Ma
Rate of Pay: $17.25 per hour
Hours: 40 hours per week
Schedule: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm with flexibility
Summary: Responsible for gathering data, documenting and presenting each member’s goals and objectives in accordance with ISP regulations; coordinating services with case managers and parent/guardians of program member’s goals and objectives, issues, concerns and abilities; and ensuring the provision of high quality services. The Rehabilitation Specialist is also responsible for overseeing the screening and prioritizing of referrals; documenting member progress; implementing behavior management strategies; investigating incidents and all other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: High School diploma with 5 years related experience OR Associate’s degree with three years related experience OR Bachelor’s degree with one year related experience. Knowledge of and respect for diverse populations.
Requirements: Ability to use computers to include Microsoft Word, data entry, email and internet essential. Experience in Credible preferred. Must be organized, detail-oriented, have solid time management skills and be able to work in a fast-paced multi-tasking environment. Demonstrated ability to deliver high level of customer service/satisfaction with both internal and external customers. Excellent communication, interpersonal and listening skills. Must have a valid driver's license, good driving record, use of vehicle and willingness to transport participants in personal and/or agency vehicle.
EXCELLENT BENEFITS including Competitive Pay, Excellent Insurance, Employer Matching Retirement + Work/Life Balance
Competitive Pay with Promotional Opportunities
Strong focus on work/life balance
Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
Health Savings Account
Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
403(b) Retirement plan with employer match of 100% (up to 4% of employee contribution)
Company-paid disability insurance, life insurance, and AD&D insurance
Generous Paid Time Off & Sick Time
Tuition Scholarship Program
Professional and personal growth opportunities
Employee Assistance Program for employees and loved ones
Preferred ratings for home, renters’, pet, and auto insurance
Fitness and Weight Loss program support
To apply, please see the Careers section of our website at VIABILITY.org
Who We Are
Our team of over 400 dedicated employees share the desire to do meaningful work and make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities in Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, and Oklahoma.
We believe individuals with disabilities and other societal disadvantages are an essential resource for our country’s future. Our mission is to help build a world in which individuals with disabilities and other disadvantages realize their full potential.
Viability will be a positive disruptive force in the marketplace leading the innovative designs of future service delivery for individuals with disabilities and other disadvantages to realize their full potential within their communities of choice.
Viability is an equal opportunity workplace and Employer of Choice. We believe our strength lies in embracing our differences through a respectful, inclusive, collaborative environment. Viability provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in all aspects of the employment process