Skills Trainer
Amherst, MA PCA
Job Type
Full-time
Description


Stavros has a full time position opening for a Skills Trainer. 


Our mission at Stavros is to help persons with disabilities and Deaf people develop the tools and skills they need to take charge of their own lives. We accomplish this through programs and services designed to meet the needs of persons of any age or disability as they work to achieve the life goals that are important to them.


With complete training and support you will:  

  • Review the performance of PCA consumer and Surrogate or Administrative Proxy (as applicable) to ensure that they are administering the Program in compliance with the Mass Health.
  •  Ensure that the participant has maximum control over their program. 
  • Educate consumer and surrogate or administrative proxy (as applicable) on skills training in accordance with Mass Health's PCA program regulations in response to request from:  Fiscal Intermediary, Mass Health, PCM, consumer or Surrogate or Administrative Proxy (as applicable). 
  • Be responsive to consumer's regarding their program status, consumer complaints and grievances according to the agency's established policies and procedures in conjunction with Mass Health regulations, both telephonic and in person.  

 

Full Time Benefits Eligible Position 35 hours/week 
Stavros offers an excellent comprehensive  benefits package including Medical, Dental (at no cost to employee),  Vision, and LTD & Life Insurance (at no cost to employee) and 403B,  as well as paid holidays off.
Stavros embraces applicants with diverse backgrounds and as an  Equal Opportunity Employer people with disabilities are encouraged to  apply. (AA/EOE)
Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Successful candidate will  have excellent communication skills, ability to document work. 
  • Willing to learn how to assist consumers and their surrogates 
  • Successful candidate will  have excellent communication skills, ability to document work.
  • Requires basic computer proficiency such as MS office,  Mail and data entry. 
  • Must be well organized, self motivated with reliable transportation. You must be willing to travel (within Massachusetts) and agree to a minimum of two office days (as assigned). A familiarity/ experience with disabilities will be helpful.