Employment Opportunities

Cape Abilities has an outstanding reputation for valuing its employees.  While job requirements will vary according to specific jobs, in all cases we seek individuals who are caring, compassionate, and motivated to do a great job for those we support.

We have full and part-time jobs available and we offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits.  Our benefits include: health, vision, dental, short term/long term disability, life & ad&d insurances, flexible spending and dependent care (FSA/DCA) accounts, 403(b) retirement plan, generous paid time off, employee discounts, professional development,  and tuition remission! As we continue to grow, Cape Abilities offers a variety of employment opportunities at various locations across Cape Cod. Cape Abilities is an Affirmative Action/EEO employer M/F/D/V.

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CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

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DAY PROGRAMS

Developmental Specialist- Eastham (2 positions)

Part Time 30 hours 

Provides support and assistance to program participants in the areas of independent living, self management within the community, social and independent living skills development and affective and behavioral management. Communicates with families and providers, as required.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 1 year prior experience in a community health setting. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire.

Please click here to apply online: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=197880&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Developmental Specialist- Eastham

Part Time 15 hours 

Provides support and assistance to program participants in the areas of independent living, self management within the community, social and independent living skills development and affective and behavioral management. Communicates with families and providers, as required.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 1 year prior experience in a community health setting. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire.

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Day Program Aides – Hyannis (2 positions)

Full Time 40 hours 

Assists program participants in the areas of work, independent living, self-management within the community, and social and independent living skills development.

College degree preferred. Minimum of 1 year experience in a community health setting preferred. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=230599&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Developmental Specialist- Hyannis

Full Time 40 hours 

Provides support and assistance to program participants in the areas of independent living, self management within the community, social and independent living skills development and affective and behavioral management. Communicates with families and providers, as required.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 1 year prior experience in a community health setting. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=231459&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS

Residential LPN – East Sandwich **$1200 sign on bonus**

Full Time 40 Hours Sunday – Thursday 11:00am – 7:00pm

Provides episodic nursing care and assistance with other residential tasks, as needed. Consults with residential staff regarding health issues of individuals in accordance with the Department of Developmental Services (DDS), Medication Administration Program (MAP) and Agency policies. Provides direct oversight and training of staff on shift in meeting individual needs.

Licensed Practical Nurse (L.P.N.).Obtains and maintains MAP Certification. Minimum 2 years prior experience in community health nursing, visiting nursing and/or nursing specific to individuals with unique developmental or traumatic brain injury challenges. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings. Ability to provide hands-on personal care.

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Residential Scheduler – Hyannis

Full Time 40 Hours

The Residential Scheduler insures that all Cape Abilities group homes are adequately staffed with qualified Direct Support Professionals to prescribed ratios and in doing so insures quality direct support services to the individuals served. Generates, manages and updates master schedules while making adjustments as needed according to budgetary constraints, census fluctuations, call-ins, and pre-planned leaves of absence.

High School Diploma required. Minimum 3-years prior clerical experience.Prior experience in scheduling preferred.Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Excellent customer services skills. Experience supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, or other unique challenges in a community-based residential setting preferred . Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form. Must have strong computer skills and experience with computer software applications including word processing and spreadsheet software.

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Residential Supervisor –  Barnstable and Centerville Locations

Full Time 40 Hours

Within assigned residence, implements a comprehensive system of highly personalized residential supports that creates a safe and therapeutic environment for individuals served.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 3 years prior experience supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, or other unique challenges in a community-based setting. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire. Successful completion of Medication Administration Training certification required upon hire

Please click here to apply online: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=164972&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Residential Supervisor 2 – Sandwich

Full Time 40 Hours

Within assigned residence, implements a comprehensive system of highly personalized residential supports that creates a safe and therapeutic environment for program participants with complex, behavioral or medical needs including, but not limited to, medically frail or elderly residents, individuals with acquired brain injury, individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities, or individuals with other related clinical or behavioral diagnoses.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 3 years prior experience supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, or other unique challenges in a community-based setting. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire. Successful completion of Medication Administration Training certification required upon hire.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=218239&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Lead Direct Support Professional – Brewster Locations

Full Time 40 Hours

Implements a comprehensive system of highly personalized residential supports that creates a safe and therapeutic environment for individuals served.

Minimum 3 years prior experience supporting individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disability, traumatic brain injury or other unique challenges in a community-based setting. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings. Successful completion of Medication Administration Training certification. Ability to provide hands-on personal care.

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CNA and Home Health Aide – Various Locations **$300 sign on bonus**

Full Time/Part Time/Relief  $15/hr plus $1/hr weekend differential

The Direct Support Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges. DSPs are expected to encourage development of life, social and recreational skills, community and health care access.  Provides direct, active, and constructive interactions with individuals in collaboration with colleagues, supervisors, clinical staff, community members, and families. DSP-2s are typically assigned to residential homes involving more complex and difficult cases including, but not limited to, medically frail or elderly residents, individuals with acquired brain injury, individuals with developmental or intellectual disability, or individuals with other related clinical or behavioral diagnoses.

High school diploma or equivalent required.  Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.  Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=205864&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Case Manager (Individual Supports) – Hyannis

Full Time  $16 per hour

Provides instruction, supports and positive role modeling to individuals with varying developmental disabilities and/or acquired brain injury living in their own homes. Encourages the development of life, social, and recreational skills, as well as, community access and healthcare.  Provides direct, active and constructive interactions with individuals in cooperation with staff, team members, clinical consultants, community members, families and managers.

Associates Degree or Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Education in psychology, social work, special education, or other related field preferred. Prior human services or relevant life experience preferred of at least 2 years. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=232301&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Direct Support Professional (Individual Supports) – Hyannis

Full Time  $15 per hour

The Individual Supports Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges.  ISPs are expected to facilitate the development of the individual program participant’s independent living, social and recreational skills as well as ensuring his/her full involvement in the local community, and, as applicable, facilitate his/her access to appropriate health care.   The ISP provides direct, active, and constructive interactions with individuals in collaboration with individual caregivers, AFC clinical staff, community members, and families.

High school diploma or equivalent required.Associates degree or additional education in the field (s) of psychology, social work, nursing, or special education preferred.1 year of direct care, CNA, or human services experience preferred.Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings upon hire required.

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=231640&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Direct Support Professional (DSP) 1 – Various Locations **$300 sign on bonus**

Full Time/Part Time/Relief  $14/hr plus $1/hr weekend differential

The Direct Support Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges. DSPs are expected to encourage development of life, social and recreational skills, community and health care access.

High school diploma or equivalent required.  1 year of direct care, CNA, or human services experience preferred.  Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care.  Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.  Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=156729&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001 

Direct Support Professional (DSP) 2 – Various Locations **$300 sign on bonus**

Full Time/Part Time/Relief  $15/hr plus $1/hr weekend differential

The Direct Support Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges. DSPs are expected to encourage development of life, social and recreational skills, community and health care access.  Provides direct, active, and constructive interactions with individuals in collaboration with colleagues, supervisors, clinical staff, community members, and families. DSP-2s are typically assigned to residential homes involving more complex and difficult cases including, but not limited to, medically frail or elderly residents, individuals with acquired brain injury, individuals with developmental or intellectual disability, or individuals with other related clinical or behavioral diagnoses.

High school diploma or equivalent required.  Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.  Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=156645&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

Direct Support Professional (DSP) 2 – Orleans Locations  **$300 sign on bonus**

Full Time 40 Hours

The Direct Support Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges. DSPs are expected to encourage development of life, social and recreational skills, community and health care access.  Provides direct, active, and constructive interactions with individuals in collaboration with colleagues, supervisors, clinical staff, community members, and families. DSP-2s are typically assigned to residential homes involving more complex and difficult cases including, but not limited to, medically frail or elderly residents, individuals with acquired brain injury, individuals with developmental or intellectual disability, or individuals with other related clinical or behavioral diagnoses.

High school diploma or equivalent required.  1 year of direct care, CNA, or human services experience preferred.  Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care.  Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.  Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=197182&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001 

Direct Support Professional (DSP) 3 – Various Locations **$300 sign on bonus**

Full Time/Part Time  $16/hr plus $1/hr weekend differential

The Direct Support Professional provides instruction, support, and serves as a positive role model to individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities, autism, acquired brain injury or other unique challenges. DSPs are expected to encourage development of life, social and recreational skills, community and health care access.  Provides direct, active, and constructive interactions with individuals in collaboration with colleagues, supervisors, clinical staff, community members, and families.  The DSP-3 will float across assigned Agency homes offering varying programs and services.

High school diploma or equivalent required.  1 year of direct care, CNA, or human services experience preferred.  Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care.  Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with coworkers and supported individuals and read fluently.  Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts required.

Please click here to apply online:https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=156639&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001

TRANSPORTATION

Van Driver – Various Locations

Part Time & Relief

Provides safe and timely transportation to individuals with disabilities between their residences and day sites.

High school diploma. Prior experience providing transportation services for individuals with disabilities preferred. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts. Documented physical indicating fitness for job.  Good driving records.  Ability to follow directions and read maps.

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VOCATIONAL

Job Coach – Falmouth & Hyannis (2 positions)

Full Time – 40 hours

Provides direct supervision and training to program participants or crew at community worksites.

High school diploma or equivalent required.Bachelor’s degree or additional education in the field (s) of psychology, social work, or special education preferred.Prior experience working with individuals with disabilities in community based employment settings.Ability to model and teach occupational tasks.Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts.Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings required upon hire. Ability to model and teach occupational tasks.

Please click here to apply online: https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=a5af5fdc-9383-4f82-9274-c52532062341&jobId=233502&lang=en_US&source=CC3&ccId=19000101_000001