Living Independently Forever (LIFE) supports adults with intellectual disabilities and autism in their pursuit of a meaningful, healthy independent life, for LIFE.

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For 25 years, LIFE has been helping people develop the skills they need to achieve the maximum level of independence. Our participants on the Cape and in Plymouth benefit from not only independent living, but also recreational and fitness opportunities, and an active social LIFE. Our professional direct care staff provide individual guidance, and our employment team is dedicated to finding just the right employment match for each person. We provide as much support as each individual needs in all areas of LIFE. LIFE participants are an integral part of the vibrant, diverse, year-round population of Cape Cod and Southeastern Massachusetts. 

But we can only do this with your help. Please consider donating to LIFE to help us help those who need our support to live a fulfilling LIFE.

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LIFE IS GROWING AGAIN!

We are now hiring as we prepare to open a new Group Home and are looking for a few new staff to join our team of Direct Care Professionals working in our homes in Hyannis, Centerville, West Yarmouth, Mashpee and/or E. Falmouth.

If you are looking for a change of pace and a fun and different career path or are looking for fulfillment doing something that makes a difference--this may be the opportunity you are looking for.

If you are working in the field already or have in the past--that is even better!

At Living Independently Forever, Inc. we are currently seeking a few caring and patient individuals to join the LIFE family as Part Time or Full-Time Direct Care Professionals to support our wonderful learning and cognitively disabled adults in their Home.

This is done through instruction, guidance and by serving as a positive example to these active adults. You will by helping them to maximize and maintain their independence in the community and their home by assisting with life skills --cooking, planning and reviewing daily/weekly schedules, cleaning, assisting in preparation for their morning, evening or night routines as needed, etc. and on errands and social activities in the community.

A variety of shifts are available and if you are flexible, we can build you a full-time schedule: afternoon-evening (3pm-10PM-ish), weekends (9AM-9PM-ish) and overnights (9PM-9AM-ish)! The -ish means we will do our best to make it work for you.

Applicant must be able to consistently project a positive and patient personality and provide ongoing support, interaction and encouragement to our clients, and work as part of the team to result in them living their best life!

REQUIREMENTS:
• Must be +18 years old
• MUST BE KIND, PATIENT and HAVE A SENSE OF HUMOR
• Valid MA driver's license required with acceptable driving record and reliable vehicle (mileage is reimbursed when driving your personal vehicle is needed)
• Must be able to effectively communicate in both verbal and written form with supported individuals, coworkers and parents
• Must have the ability to support and participate in the active lifestyle our residents enjoy
• Some personal care assistance may be needed.
• Experience with Learning Disabled Population, but we will train the RIGHT person
• Must be dependable and a team player
• Must be willing to attend required training classes including Human Rights, CPR/First Aid and MAP Training
• MUST be able to pass a CORI/Fingerprint check per DDS guidelines
• MUST have an acceptable driving history and reliable transportation
• MUST have a valid Driver's License

This is a position where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others--and if you choose--begin or continue to build a career in this high demand field, in an organization with exceptional growth potential!

EXCELLENT benefits package for + 30 hours including Medical, Dental, Life, PTO, Holidays, etc. after 30 days of employment!

Relief positions are also available.

$250 Bonus after 6 months of employment if all required trainings have been completed, and you are in good standing.

LIFE is an equal opportunity employer who celebrates the diversity of our staff!
Full-time or Part-time Position
Excellent Benefits Package
$14.00 per hour DOE (an additional $1 per hour on Sundays from (9AM-9PM)
A job where you can go home feeling good about the difference you made!
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What is the LIFE Community?

LIFE is a unique non profit program that has been serving adults with learning and intellectual disabilities for more than 25 years. We offer a flexible range of options within and outside of our condominium communities located in the Cape Cod towns of Hyannis and Mashpee. We serve adults with a full range of learning differences and our residents have joined us from 23 states and several countries.

LIFE offers a full menu of services to enable residents to achieve their maximum capabilities within a nurturing and caring environment. Services include supports and resources in the areas of vocation/employment, education, social/community involvement and daily living skills. It is the LIFE goal that residents will continue to progress toward greater independence.

Our staff provides 24/7 coverage and immediate response capability for any medical or other emergency situation. LIFE is a non profit organization with a mission to help adults with learning disabilities. Our flexibility enables us to design services to meet the specific need of your family member. We welcome your inquiries about LIFE.