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Thank you for your interest in United Cerebral Palsy of MetroBoston. The staff at UCP of MetroBoston are dedicated to supporting people with cerebral palsy and other disabilities and committed to disability awareness. Are you interested in making a difference? Browse our list of open positions and submit your resume today.

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71 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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 Developmental Specialist

Hours: 40 Hours Monday through Friday

Location: Watertown, MA

United Cerebral Palsy of MetroBoston (UCP) is a progressive, non-profit agency committed to advancing the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities. Currently UCP is looking for a Developmental Specialist for Day Services. UCP specializes in working with a medically fragile population with varying cognitive levels. Each program provides therapeutic, recreational and community activities.

Responsibilities: The Developmental Specialist is responsible for caseload of up to 12 individuals. The Developmental Specialist develops curriculums for various creative groups four times a year and leads those groups as well as others. This position also provides and leads community outings. This Developmental Specialist is responsible for working closely with on-staff therapists to develop and design goals with the intention of the individual work to the best of their ability. This position is responsible for developing annual assessments, quarterly reviews and any other daily documentation relating to the clients well being and performance. As a member of the multi-disciplinary team, you will be provided with training to fulfill the job expectation. This position is also responsible for any and all direct care ranging from personal care, feeding as well as maintaining the program.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least one year in a human service related position, preferably working with individuals with developmental and/or physical disabilities. UCP reserves the right to accept equivalent experience and demonstrated ability in lieu of a degree.
 


Program Manager: Community Experience Day Program

Hours: 40 Hours Monday – Friday

Location: Watertown, MA

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field required. A minimum of three years professional, human service experience required (day habilitation experience preferred) and at least one year in a supervisory role. Must have the experience working with individuals with physical or developmental disabilities. Candidate must be an upbeat, energetic team leader ready to take on new challenges. UCP reserves the right to accept equivalent experience and demonstrated ability in lieu of a degree.

Responsibilities: Oversight, supervision and monitoring of all aspects of the program. Provide direct training and support to all members of team regarding responsibilities, program and the agency. Oversee the implementation and development of program group curriculums and related service plans to ensure that services are delivered in accordance with the plans and meets the therapy needs of individuals served. Maintain case records and filing. Assist in the supervision of the development and implementation of Day Habilitation Service Plan Procedures, DMA, DDS and DPH regulations. Assist in the development of program schedules and structure, on-going staff team building up-keep and maintenance of programs. Assist in recruitment, intake and discharge procedures for clientele. Provide support on staff needs, progressive discipline, staff evaluations and oversight.

 


 

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UCP is an equal opportunity employer.

Email your cover letter, resume, and job application
jobs@ucpboston.org

Mail your cover letter, resume, and job application
UCP of MetroBoston
Human Resources
71 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

FAX your cover letter, resume, and job application
(617) 926-3059