Join a dynamic and growing team! The Consortium creates conditions in which people with lived experience pursue their dreams and strengthen our communities through full participation. The Consortium is committed to creating a diverse workforce. AA/EOE

Title Home & Community Connections Support Staff
Location Holyoke, MA & Belchertown, MA
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Home & Community Connections – Support Staff/Direct Support Professional

Be a part of a growing team! Come join the Western Massachusetts Training Consortium and share in our mission in providing community based approaches in quality assistance, service and care. The Consortium’s Home & Community Connections division is currently seeking motivated individuals interested in providing assistance and personal care for individuals with developmental disabilities. The Consortium offers an exceptional benefits package to its full-time employees including:

  • Generous Paid Leave
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability
  • Medical/Dental benefits
  • Career Development training
  • Life Insurance
  • Retirement Savings Plan

Full time, Part-time and Relief (Per Diem) positions are available in the Greater Holyoke and Belchertown areas. Evening, overnight and weekend hours available. A high school diploma/G.E.D and three years driving experience is required. Personal/professional experience working with people with developmental disabilities preferred. We strive to help our individuals achieve their dreams through lived experience so come join us today and take the first step in making a difference in the lives of the people we serve! The Consortium embraces a multicultural work environment. AA/EOE

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter and resume to Stephanie Golas at or complete the Consortium’s employment application and print/scan to submit via email or fax  to Stephanie’s attention at: (413) 538-6336. 

As always, you can also apply in person by visiting our main offices at:
187 High Street; Suite 202
Holyoke MA 01040
(413) 536 – 2401

Title Home & Community Connections Lead Staff
Location South Hadley, MA
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The Western Massachusetts Training Consortium’s Home & Community Connections is currently seeking to hire a Lead Staff to work in the South Hadley area within our 24-hour Supports Model. The Lead Staff member provides direct care and support to persons with developmental disabilities, while providing support to the Program Manager in day to day operations of the home where they work.  This position is considered full-time at 32 hours per week.

Requirements for the position include: A high school diploma/G.E.D; a minimum of six months direct care experience working with people with developmental disabilities and or Autism; a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and reliable transportation; MAP, CPR and First Aid certification.

Interested in applying for this position? Email a cover letter detailing your interest and experience to Assistant Director, Patricia Ellis.

Deadline 8/6/18