Speech Pathologist

Location: Hampshire County, Franklin County and North Quabbin

Our REACH program has full and part-time vacancies for Speech Pathologists. Provide family and community-based assessment and treatment for children ages 0-3 with special needs.

REACH, our early intervention program, provides specialized services through a multidisciplinary team to families with children birth to age three who have, or are at risk for, developmental delays. Staff assists parents in understanding the developmental needs of children and in learning ways to help their children grow. The program offers intensive treatment for families who have children with autism spectrum disorders.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess speech and language development of enrolled children.
  • Develop and implement individual treatment programs to remediate or compensate for speech and language and other developmental needs.
  • Educate parents/guardians and other team members about speech needs, provide parents with appropriate counsel, support, and advocacy training.
  • Maintain clinical and administrative records in a style and timeliness consistent with federal and state regulations, and agency and program policies.
  • Address parent/family issues and service coordination needs, in consultation with service coordinator, team leader, and other providers.
  • Provide speech and language therapy to clients.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Hold and maintain state and national licensure as a Speech and Language Pathologist (SLP).
  • Maintain current infant/adult CPR and First Aid certification
  • Meet and maintain all health requirements under DPH standards.
  • Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation and willingness to travel.
  • Background working with young children at least 1 year.

OPEN VACANCIES:

1)   Full-time. Work in Hampshire County

2)   Part-time. Work in Franklin County and North Quabbin communities.

Why ServiceNet? In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge human services agency, we offer a competitive salary with generous sick and vacation benefits, and professional development opportunities. Full-time employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more.

To apply send completed with resume and cover letter citing Search #147 and vacancy you are interested in, to jobs@servicenet.org.

Pathways Counselor

Location: Northampton

Are you ready to help people and make a difference? Then consider what career opportunities ServiceNet has to offer! We are seeking a part-time counselor (25 hours per week) to work in a therapeutic after school and summer program with an outdoor adventure component in Northampton. Pathways is a program for youth ages 8-18 who have been referred by the Department of Mental Health.

We are looking for a thoughtful and caring individual, with a strong desire to enrich the lives of young people and make a difference.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Interest and/or course work in social work, psychology, education or related field.
  • Interest in arts, sports, DIY projects, the outdoors or other hobbies.
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of the position and CPR.
  • Valid Driver’s License and acceptable motor vehicle record.
  • One (1) year commitment and a positive attitude is a must.

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $12.00 per hour with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement and more hours. This flexible position is a great opportunity for students looking to move into clinical positions down the road. Employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #160 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

 

Occupational Therapist

Location: Chicopee

Are you ready to help people and make a difference? Then consider what career opportunities ServiceNet has to offer! ServiceNet is seeking a part-time licensed occupational therapist (OT) to join the team of a day services program for clients with brain injuries, in Chicopee.

This position will plan and conduct individualized occupational therapy programs to help patients develop, regain, or maintain their ability to perform daily activities. It will teach patient’s skills/techniques as well as how to use adaptive equipment for participating in activities.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in occupational therapy or Physical Therapy.
  • Massachusetts license for Occupational or Physical Therapy required.
  • Experience with brain injured population a plus.
  • Must be flexible and able to work in a relaxed environment.

AVAILABLE SCHEDULE(S):

Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $40.00 per hour, with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement. Full-time employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #172 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Autism Specialist

Location: South Hadley

We are looking for a part-time autism specialist to join our team. Per visit, positions to travel to Franklin, Hampshire, Hampden Counties, & North Quabbin area to provide intensive home-based intervention to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

This flexible position allows specialists to work anywhere from 15-40 hours a week and commit to a regular number of hours weekly.

The pay range is $11-$15 an hour and the specific rate is determined by early childhood experience and experience with people with autism.

EDUCATION:

  • BA in Early Childhood, Spec. Ed., Psych, or related field preferred.
  • Associates degree or some college combined with experience with young children, people with autism, or the DIR/Floortime model may be considered.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous experience providing direct intervention to children based on the DIR/Floortime model is preferred.
  • Valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of CPR
  • Good communication and basic computer skills

ServiceNet was founded in 1965 and is one of the most innovative and progressive human services agencies in Massachusetts and the country. Over the past 51 years, ServiceNet has evolved from four mental health organizations into an integrated behavioral health agency serving the broad needs of people with mental illness, homelessness, addiction, brain injuries, and intellectual disabilities throughout Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire counties in Western Massachusetts.

TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #406 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Residential Counselor

Residential Counselors will work in comfortably furnished homes and exemplify the desire to make someone’s life better. As well as a willingness to serve as a role model for our clients and a readiness to assist them in a variety of tasks associated with their daily needs. This may include cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, transportation, outings and more.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience working with Developmental Disabilities and/or Brain Injured population.
  • Basic Computer Skills.
  • Physical ability to perform the requirements of the position and CPR.
  • Valid Driver’s License and acceptable motor vehicle record.

AVAILABLE SCHEDULE(S):

Sunday 10am-11pm
Monday 4pm-11pm
Friday 4pm-11pm
Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 35 hours

BENEFITS/COMPENSATION:

In addition to being progressive and a cutting-edge non-profit human services agency, we offer a starting salary of $12.00 per hour, with generous time-off and opportunity for advancement, as well as paid training (CPR, First Aid, MAP). Employees are eligible for comprehensive health insurance and dental plans, 403(B) retirement plan, disability benefits, paid life insurance, tuition assistance, and much more!

To apply: Send resume and cover letter citing Search #177 in the subject line to jobs@servicenet.org

Lab Technician

Employer: NEENAH Technical Materials

The Lab Technician is responsible for the preparation of various product development samples, reports, performing a variety of tests and recording results.

Responsibilities and Expectations:

  • Maintains sample department; prepares, product and literature packages and ships in sheet form (8 ½” X 11”) and/or roll form as requested by customers
  • Create hand sheets for internal development efforts and/or customer samples
  • Perform requested testing of hand sheets
  • Ensure accurate recording and reporting of all data and information applicable to development efforts
  • Coordinate and ensure timely completion and follow-up on all outsourcing of tests
  • Proper maintenance of all lab chemicals, ensuring accurate labeling and shelf life
  • Maintenance and updating of Material Safety Data Sheets notebook and communications to appropriate personnel regarding revisions
  • Ensure any new materials entering the lab have been approved by the R & D Manager and Safety & Environmental Manager
  • Provide support to other R & D team members as defined by the director

Competencies:

  • Demonstrated planning and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability managing projects independently and meeting deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability generating ideas and solutions for improving processes and or products
  • Ability to assimilate and disseminate technical information in timely manner
  • Knowledge of organizational management structure within the context of product development efforts
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to follow written and verbal instructions, as well as the ability to work as a team member
  • Excellent record keeping skills and attention to detail

Skills & Qualifications:

Chemistry lab techniques, Product Testing, Laboratory Equipment Instrumentation and Calibrations, Personnel Planning& Scheduling, Knowledge of OSHA & ISO 9001, Excellent background in Microsoft Wood, Excel & PowerPoint

This is a two day a week position and we can afford flexibility around scheduling and class schedules.

Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Chad Jzyk, Human Resources Manager at chad.jzyk@neenah.com.