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Mainstay Supportive Housing & Home Care 20 Hours per Week Residential Support Specialist / Caregiver in MALDEN, Massachusetts

20 Hours per Week Residential Support Specialist / Caregiver

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Job Location


Position Type

Part Time

Education Level

High School

Salary Range

$17.00 - $18.00 Hourly

Travel Percentage


Job Category

Entry Level

Join Our Inclusive Team at Mainstay Supportive Housing and Home Care, Inc.

Are you seeking a rewarding role where you can make a difference in people's lives? Mainstay Supportive Housing and Home Care, Inc. is hiring compassionate individuals to join us as Residential Support Specialists. In this entry-level position, you'll have the opportunity to provide one-on-one care for supportive housing residents, contributing to their well-being by assisting with daily activities.

Flexible Afternoon to Evening Shifts Available!

About Us:

At Mainstay Supportive Housing and Home Care, Inc., we've been making a positive impact since 1975. Our commitment to human services and housing programs spans across Massachusetts, serving diverse populations, including low-income elders, individuals experiencing intellectual, developmental, and physical disabilities, and those recently homeless. Join our team and be part of a mission that truly changes lives.

Why Join Us:

  • Rewarding Work:Be a part of a team that makes a real impact on the lives of others every day.

  • Flexibility: We offer flexible afternoon to evening shifts on weekdays and weekends to accommodate your schedule.

  • Training: No prior experience required! We provide comprehensive training to ensure your success in the role.

  • Inclusive Environment:Embrace diversity and inclusivity in a supportive work environment.


  • Engaging Interactions:Build meaningful connections with residents, staff, and family members through positive interactions.

  • Companionship:Provide companionship and support to residents through recreational activities during daily visits.

  • Life Skills Coaching: Assist residents with activities of daily living, including medication reminders, personal hygiene, meal preparation, and housekeeping.

  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of daily service logs and track progress towards residents' care plan goals.

  • Meal Preparation: Prepare dinner for/with residents and adhere to dietary plans.

  • Communication:Report any changes in residents' health or behavior to the supervisor.


  • High School Diploma

  • Compassion: No prior experience required. We value individuals with the right skills and personality traits.

  • Certifications: CPR and First Aid certifications preferred, or ability to obtain within the first 30 days of employment.

    What you bring:

  • Adaptability: Openness to new experiences and willingness to embrace change.

  • Team Player: Collaborative mindset with a willingness to assist others.

  • Confidentiality:Ability to maintain confidentiality and use good judgment in decision-making.

  • Learning Attitude: Willingness to learn from mistakes and grow professionally.

  • Integrity: Represent Mainstay with integrity and professionalism.

    How to Apply:

    Ready to make a positive impact every day? Join us as a Residential Support Specialist and start your meaningful journey with Mainstay Supportive Housing and Home Care, Inc. Apply now to be part of our team!

    We welcome individuals from all backgrounds and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.