Employment Opportunities

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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 with employer match, 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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ADMINISTRATION

President/Chief Executive Officer – Hyannis

The Chief Executive Officer of Cape Abilities provides leadership, direction, and oversight toward the achievement of Agency goals and objectives. Acts as a strategic leader for the Agency by working with the Board of Directors and senior management to establish short and long range goals, strategies, plans and policies.  Developing clear goals and objectives to advance the mission of Cape Abilities and operating within the budget approved by the Board, directs and oversees all aspects of the Agency’s business and finances including all business operations, human resources management, program management, regulatory compliance, information technology and property management, fundraising and public relations.

As the leader of Cape Abilities’ management team, provides visionary leadership and ensures the organization has proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and complies with applicable State, Federal and local laws and regulations.

Master’s degree in related field of human services and/or administration required with advanced graduate certificate and/or degree preferred. Minimum 10 years of senior management experience preferably in a non-profit environment and demonstration of the capacity to administer a fast-paced and complex organization (including operational, fiscal and human resources management, fundraising, community relations and related program areas).  Experienced leader in the field of human services with appropriate related experience. Strategic visionary with sound judgment and high ethical standards and appropriate professional image. Advanced experience and detailed knowledge of public policy and management practices, including applicable state and regulatory regulations and other contractual obligations that are related to the operations of the agency. Experience in working with a non-profit Board of Directors and the ability to enable their governance responsibilities and maintain effective internal and external communications and relationships. Diverse experience in overseeing and managing a range of administrative and program areas including business operations, facilities and technology management, human resources, fundraising, community relations and program operations. A comprehensive professional understanding and background in working with individuals with disabilities is required.

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Director of Day Habilitation Services (Administrator) – Hyannis

Full Time-40 hours

The Administrator of Day Habilitation Services is responsible for the implementation and evaluation of services for the Day Habilitation program participants in accordance with regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS).

Bachelor’s degree in business management or related field. Minimum 2 years prior related experience in healthcare management with at least 1 year in a supervisory capacity. Minimum 5 years health care professional clinical experience preferred. Minimum 5 years prior experience individuals with developmental disabilities, brain injuries or other unique challenges. Strong organizational skills. Knowledge of regulatory compliance. Valid Massachusetts driver’s license.

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Receptionist/Office Assistant – Hyannis

Full Time-40 hours

Performs general office duties.

1-2 years prior office experience.Strong ability to keep organized. Solid written and oral communication skills.

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DAY PROGRAMS

Developmental Specialist- Eastham

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.

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Day Program Aide – Hyannis

Part Time-15 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.

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Developmental Specialist II- Hyannis

Full Time-40 hours 8a-4p

Assists individuals in the areas of independent living, self-management within the community, social and independent living skills development and affective and behavioral management. Assists in development and implementation of behavioral plans and provides behavioral management and intervention as required.

Bachelor’s degree or additional education in the field (s) of psychology, social work, nursing, or special education required. Master’s degree preferred and evidence of ABA professional training. Minimum of 4 years prior experience in behavior intervention. Strong analytical skills. Strong knowledge of computer software applications including Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word. Strong interpersonal skills. Ability to document behavioral management. Ability to physically restrain/handle aggressive individuals or individuals with behavioral needs. 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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Developmental Specialist- Hyannis

Full Time-40 hours 8a-4p

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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 RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS

Residential LPN – East Sandwich

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 Program Manager – Orleans

Full Time-40 Hours

In partnership with residential management, implements a comprehensive system of highly personalized residential supports which create a safe and therapeutic environment for program participants.

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 6 years prior experience including 3 years residential management and staff management experience and 3 years supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, autism, brain injuries or other unique challenges. Knowledge of regulatory compliance. Prior supervisory experience required. Ability and willingness to provide hands-on personal care. Strong organizational skills. 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.

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Residential RN – Hyannis

Full Time 40 Hours

In conjunction with residential management, provides a comprehensive system of residential services creating a safe and therapeutic environment that fosters the development of human dignity and focuses on personal wellbeing.

Valid Registered Nursing License in the state of Massachusetts. Minimum 2 years prior experience working in a medical setting as a registered nurse. Valid driver’s license in the state of Massachusetts. Demonstrated experience in community health nursing, visiting nursing and/or nursing specific to individuals with unique developmental or traumatic brain injury challenges. Successful completion of all state and Agency mandated trainings. Ability to complete state mandated certification program to teach coursework developed by the Department of Public Health (DPH) Medication Administration Program. Ability to travel to residential homes throughout Cape Cod to provide medical clinical assessments. Ability to provide hands-on personal care

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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

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Direct Support Professional (Individual Supports)-Brewster

Part Time-8 hours $15 per hour

Male Staff Required

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.

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Direct Support Professional (Individual Supports) – Various Locations

Part Time-14 hours $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.

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Direct Support Professional (DSP) 1 – Various Locations

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.  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.

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Direct Support Professional (DSP) 2 – Various Locations

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.  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.

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Direct Support Professional (DSP) 2 – Orleans Locations (4 Positions)

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.  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.

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Direct Support Professional (DSP) 3 – Various Locations

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.  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.

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TRANSPORTATION

Van Driver – Eastham

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 – Hyannis 

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.

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Vocational Specialist – Eastham/Hyannis 

Full Time-40 hours

Develops individualized vocational plans with an emphasis on creating opportunity for community-based employment.

High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Minimum 1 year prior related experience. Ability to teach and model occupational tasks.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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