“I love working here and the people with whom I work! What we do here is important. We are really a driving force!”

-Carole

Home Care Careers

Are you looking for a job that makes a difference?

Are you compassionate, caring and dedicated? Do you seek a deeper connection with the people you help? Are you looking for work that makes a difference? Then join the Cooperative For Human Services to support adults with disabilities right here in your own community.

We believe great care begins by taking care of our employees. So we’ll reward you with exceptional benefits including paying for 70% of health care costs, tuition reimbursement, free meals, flexible schedules, paid training and our unique culture of support.

Discover that managing and caring is even more rewarding than you thought.

Full & Part-time, Seasonal or On-Call Opportunities are available now:

· Direct Support Workers: $12—$15 per hour

· Assistant Program Directors: $16+ per hour

· Program Directors: $40K+

To Apply, You MUST:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have a valid MA driver’s license
  • Be a US citizen or hold a Visa
  • Be able to pass a background check
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Be able to lift up to 30lbs
  • Be literate in English (read/write)

To be considered for one of these opportunities, please email your resume and cover letter to cmarshallbradley@cooperativeforhs.org. Please include the days/times you are available to work. We look forward to hearing from you!


Shared Living Opportunities — Malden and Melrose, MA

Are you compassionate, caring and dedicated? Do you seek a deeper connection with people?

Consider opening your heart to and be a companion for:

A talented, smart young adult male with disabilities living independently from his supportive family. We offer a beautiful, 2 bedroom furnished family home in Melrose included as part of the compensation. You must enjoy exercise and participating in a wide range of community activities.

A middle aged woman with special needs. We offer a 2 bedroom, furnished apartment in Malden; an opportunity to live free.

These are great opportunity for working professionals, single adults, couples, empty nesters – YOU!  Expand your household income with a competitive salary and full benefits package.

Join the Cooperative For Human Services, Inc that has supported adults with disabilities for nearly 40 years and has consistently achieved the Commonwealth’s highest quality scores. Visit www.cooperativeforhs.org to learn more about us.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma (or equivalent)
  • Personal commitment of a minimum of 1 year if hired
  • 2 years of successful and related experience (caring for family members, raising a family, human service or health care support services)
  • Driver’s license & vehicle

Interested and qualified candidates, please send cover letter expressing why you’d be the best candidate for this unique opportunity, along with a current resume, to: cmarshall-bradley@cooperativeforhs.org.


Assistant Program Directors

Are you looking for a leadership position that makes a difference? Are you compassionate, caring and dedicated? Do you seek a deeper connection with the people you help?

Join the Cooperative for Human Services to support adults with disabilities in your own community. We believe great care begins by taking care of our employees. So we’ll reward you with competitive pay and exceptional benefits, paid training, continuous educational and development opportunities, and our unique culture of support.

Act as an advocate for our individuals with your strong moral compass and sense of responsibility, guiding our individuals to do the right thing, every day. As you lead by example, you will provide direct support to the individuals we serve, while working in collaboration with the Program Director to ensure the operational side of the program is well-taken care of. Providing leadership and direction to the program and program staff will allow your leadership skills to shine. You will uphold and support the organization’s mission, philosophy and values while assisting in creating person-centered, supportive learning and living environments that safeguard and enhance the lives of the people we serve.

Discover that leading and caring is even more rewarding than you thought.

Team-oriented, accountable, mature and motivated candidates are welcome to apply.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have a valid MA driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Be a US citizen or hold a Visa
  • Be able to pass a background check
  • Be able to lift up to 30lbs
  • Be literate in English (read/write)

To apply, please send cover letter sharing why you would be the best fit for this opportunity, and a current resume to: cmarshall-bradley@cooperativeforhs.org.


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY- Farming and Gardening

Do you enjoy the outdoors? Do you appreciate gardening and harvesting vegetables? Then we have the perfect volunteer opportunity for you. The Cooperative for Human Services is looking for volunteers to help us maintain our farm and organic garden in North Reading. In return, you will be able to enjoy some seasonal vegetables, flowers and fresh eggs. Flexible hours! Contact Christine at 781-402-4204.