Careers

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Check out our open positions and send your resume to our Careers Team or apply online here.

We are seeking a full-time Community Support Colleague II for our Acquired Brain Injury Day Services Program. This person makes a difference by providing a meaningful day to adults who have suffered a brain injury. The Community Support Colleague is accountable for carrying out the day-to-day curriculum to include cognitive stimulating programming, community/volunteer activities, vocational exploration, data collection, progress notes and caring for the personal needs of the Guests.

Who’s a great fit for the ABI Program Coordinator position?

American Training is looking for people with the following experience and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • At least one year of experience working with individuals with cognitive issues, brain injuries or physical disabilities. If no degree, must have at least 2 years of experience.
  • Ability to demonstrate a sense of empathy and patience when delivering therapeutic interactions to the Guests
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Satisfactory CORI and DDS finger printing

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

Join our team of talented professionals and work at one of the Best Places to Work North of Boston. Experience Our WOW! Magic Way of Working by being part of the people, the culture, the fun, and the passion for excellence that is American Training. We are looking for talented, highly flexible individuals with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team, a positive attitude and a true passion for advocating for the people we serve, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

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What does a Residential Counselor do? A Residential Counselor helps to provide direct care for our youth residents. Responsibilities include providing emotional and vocational support, recreational planning, activity coordination and adherence to a changing environment.

Who’s a great fit for the Residential Counselor position? Our ideal candidate is flexible, a great communicator, has sound decision making skills, experience working with youth and is dedicated to contributing to a positive learning environment. Full and part time positions are available. Qualifications include:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma required
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Satisfactory CORI and EEC background checks
  • Ability to work nights and weekends

 Why Us? American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

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American Training is seeking part-time and full-time Community Support Colleagues for our Specialized Housing branch. This person affirms the dignity of all Guests and Residents by supporting their right to participate in their communities as productive workers, valued neighbors and friends. The Community Support Colleague must support the mission of American Training, Inc. of “Bringing out the best in everyone we touch” and the goal of fostering a fun and entertaining work environment. This individual facilitates contacts and linkages in the community to strengthen goals outlined in the Individual Service Plan. Fosters community membership and facilitates full community integration in accordance with person centered plans. They develop data based, monthly progress reporting and quarterly progress summations, ensuring specific timelines and quality standards are met. The Community Support Colleague maintains maximum safety conditions and cleanliness standards in accordance with licensing standards and program procedures. They provide support to Residents in the maintenance of their homes including such tasks as: cooking meals, shopping, cleaning and laundry, and supports, encourage and ensure that personal preferences, goals and aspirations are a part of every Resident’s lives on a daily basis.

Who’s a great fit for the Community Support Colleague position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience and skills:

  • Degree preferred, degree may be waived if experience indicates competence.
  • At least two years of experience working with people with developmental disabilities.
  • Must be able and willing to work a flexible schedule, contingent upon consumer’s needs, which may include evenings, weekends, early AM shifts and Holidays.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, and use of personal vehicle.
  • Must attend and successfully complete Medication Administration Program, EPI Pen, First Aid/CPR, Fire Safety, CPI, Human Rights and OSHA.
  • Must possess basic computer skills.
  • Frequent walking, standing and driving.
  • Must be able to lift 40-50 pounds.

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to ensure that they are receiving quality services while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

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American Training, Inc . is seeking a full-time Shift Leader in our Newburyport, MA residential home supporting Adults with Disabilities. In this role, you will assist the Residential Manager in the daily operations of the Program to meet agency standards. You will facilitate contacts and linkages in the community to strengthen goals outlined in the Individual Service Plan. Fosters community membership and facilitates full community integration in accordance with person centered plans. As a Shift Leader you will maintain maximum safety conditions and cleanliness standards, ensuring outside areas are safe and free of snow and ice during winter months to ensure safe evacuation from the house at all times. You will adhere to Specialized Housing policies and procedures in regards to development and maintenance of Resident’s individual records and clinical/behavioral and health documentation. And, foster an environment of empowerment and choice for all Residents.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma.
  • At least one year of experience working with people with disabilities.
  • CPR/First Aid and MAP Certification required.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Valid driver’s license, the use of personal or company vehicle and satisfactory CORI and fingerprint background check are required.
  • Must be able to lift 40-50 pounds and lift and/or carry such articles as furniture, appliances, files and records. Knowledge of trauma informed care.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills are paramount!

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

Interested?  Submit your cover letter and resume below or to careers@americantraininginc.com.

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A Community Support Colleague – Individual Supports for our Specialized Housing Branch is responsible for the implementation of Resident’s individual support plan and maintains regular contact with Resident and members of treatment team.  Additionally, the Colleague ensures that Residents have access to necessary services to meet medical, vocational and other treatment needs.

Who’s a great fit for the Community Support Colleague – Individual Supports position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience and skills:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • At least two years experience working with people with developmental disabilities. Experience in a community based supported employment or housing preferred
  • Valid driver’s license required
  • Ability to use personal registered and insured vehicle
  • Satisfactory CORI and DDS finger printing

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

Join our team of talented professionals and work at one of the Best Places to Work North of Boston. Experience Our WOW! Magic Way of Working by being part of the people, the culture, the fun, and the passion for excellence that is American Training. We are looking for talented, highly flexible individuals with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team, a positive attitude and a true passion for advocating for the people we serve, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

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American Training, Inc. is seeking a full-time Career Counselor/Skills Instructor in our Andover, MA location to provide support and vocational services to Guests who are referred to StarWorks for assessments, short-term skills training, and job placement services with job placement as the desired outcome of all services. The Career Counselor/Skills Instructor would provide vocational services to people with disabilities referred to StarWorks’ Program, and establish relationships with employers and other services for our Guests for vocational purposes. They would provide culturally sensitive career counseling and behavioral job-related work adjustment training, and present vocational skills including job-seeking skills, job placement, and retention services.

Requirements:

  • Associates degree required. May be waived if experience in the human services field indicates competence.
  • Computer literacy required.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus.

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to ensure that they are receiving quality services while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

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American Training, Inc. is seeking a Developmental Specialist to carry out the day to-day activities of the program, including programming, data collection and record keeping, and caring for the personal needs of the Guests. This Colleague teaches, trains, guides and directs Guests individually and in groups to reinforce skills, learn new skills and to increase independence for attainment of Day Habilitation Service Plan goals. They regularly observe Guests’ behavior and performance and provide reports, updates and general observations to the Program Director and Interdisciplinary Team. The Developmental Specialist maintains a regular caseload, ensuring all documentation is completed in a timely manner which may include: daily data collection, monthly progress notes, quarterly notes, day habilitation service plans, severity profiles, service needs assessments.

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to ensure that they are receiving quality services while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree + 1 year of experience in the Developmental Disabilities field, or 2 years of relevant experience with no degree.
  • Strong organization and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of appropriate paperwork necessary for mandated record keeping.
  • Use the highest standard of ethical conduct at all times, this includes respecting the confidentiality of Colleagues and Guests.
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Participate in a workplace climate that celebrates and encourages diversity.
  • Maintain an excellent training record by positively completing all training requirements.
  • Positively promote the image of Guests with developmental disabilities and American Training, Inc.
  • A valid driver’s license, the use of a personal vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage and a satisfactory CORI are required.

We offer a competitive benefits package; medical and dental insurance, generous earned time off, paid holidays and vacation, a fun work environment, and much more.

Interested?  Please email your cover letter and resume to careers@americantraininginc.com.

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American Training is seeking a full-time, Case Manager for our Andover, MA location. In this role you will work with our clinical, administrative and direct support professionals to prepare meaningful ISP and Day Habilitation Goals and Objectives for our Guests and maintain records for our Guests in accordance with statutory requirements.   We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree with at least one year of experience is preferred. If no degree, at least two years of experience working in the Developmental Disabilities field is required. Strong organizational, interpersonal and communication skills are paramount!

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

Interested?  Please email your cover letter and resume to careers@americantraininginc.com.

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American Training, Inc. is seeking a full-time Community Support Colleague to carry out the day to-day activities of the day program, including programming, community activities, data collection, record keeping, and caring for the personal needs of the Guests. This individual works with Guests to assist them in becoming active participants in the community, monitors and provides support and supervision, ensuring their safety. The Community Support Colleague teaches, trains, guides and directs Guests individually and in groups to reinforce skills, learn new skills and to increase independence for attainment of ISP goals. They regularly observe Guests’ behavior and performance and provides reports, updates and general observations to the Program Director and Interdisciplinary Team.

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to ensure that they are receiving quality services while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/ GED, minimum of one year of experience with people with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities.
  • Strong organization and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of appropriate paperwork necessary for mandated record keeping.
  • Use the highest standard of ethical conduct at all times, this includes respecting the confidentiality of Colleagues and Guests.
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Participate in workplace climate that celebrates and encourages diversity.
  • Positively promote the image of Guests with Developmental Disabilities and American Training, Inc.
  • Maintain an excellent training record by positively completing all training requirements.
  • A valid driver’s license, the use of a personal vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage and a satisfactory CORI are required.
  • Frequent walking, standing and driving. Must be able to lift 40-50 pounds. Must be able to sustain in a fast paced environment with a high energy level. Must be able to physically implement First Aid/CPR to Guests in response to an emergency situation and or the implementation of a Treatment Plan.

We offer a competitive benefits package; medical and dental insurance, generous earned time off, paid holidays and vacation, a fun work environment, and much more.

Interested?  Please email your cover letter and resume to careers@americantraininginc.com.

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American Training is seeking a Community Support Colleague for our Specialized Housing branch in Newburyport. This person affirms the dignity of all Guests and Residents by supporting their right to participate in their communities as productive workers, valued neighbors and friends. The Community Support Colleague must support the mission of American Training, Inc. of “Bringing out the best in everyone we touch” and the goal of fostering a fun and entertaining work environment. This individual facilitates contacts and linkages in the community to strengthen goals outlined in the Individual Service Plan. Fosters community membership and facilitates full community integration in accordance with person centered plans. They develop data based, monthly progress reporting and quarterly progress summations, ensuring specific timelines and quality standards are met. The Community Support Colleague maintains maximum safety conditions and cleanliness standards in accordance with licensing standards and program procedures. They provide support to Residents in the maintenance of their homes including such tasks as: cooking meals, shopping, cleaning and laundry, and supports, encourage and ensure that personal preferences, goals and aspirations are a part of every Resident’s lives on a daily basis.

Who’s a great fit for the Community Support Colleague position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience and skills:

  • Degree preferred, degree may be waived if experience indicates competence.
  • At least two years of experience working with people with developmental disabilities.
  • Must be able and willing to work a flexible schedule, contingent upon consumer’s needs, which may include evenings, weekends, early AM shifts and Holidays.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, and use of personal vehicle.
  • Must attend and successfully complete Medication Administration Program, EPI Pen, First Aid/CPR, Fire Safety, CPI, Human Rights and OSHA.
  • Must possess basic computer skills.
  • Frequent walking, standing and driving.
  • Must be able to lift 40-50 pounds.

We are looking for a talented individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and a true passion for advocating for American Training Guests, to ensure that they are receiving quality services while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

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What does a Mental Health Clinician do? A full-time Licensed  or License-eligible Mental Health Clinician is responsible for assessment, evaluation, treatment and documentation of clinical care provided to Guests and Residents. Completes clinical documentation to include safety plans, behavioral plans and behavioral assessments, which includes assuring that plans are regularly brought through the Human Rights Committee, reviewing monthly data, adjusting plans based on collected data and training Colleagues on behavioral issues/interventions as needed. Provides assessment of Guests and Residents that may be in psychiatric crisis. Provides training to Colleagues on treatment plans, behavior plans, trauma informed care and topics related to mental health issues or issues related to developmental disabilities. Collaborates with treatment providers in the community.

Who’s a great fit for the Mental Health Clinician position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Master’s degree and licensure-eligibility required (LMHC, LiCSW)
  • Three years experience working in the field of mental health and developmental disabilities
  • Knowledge of Department of Developmental Services and Human Rights regulations
  • Exceptionally strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to write effective behavior management plans
  • Ability to work collaboratively
  • Good community relations skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Valid driver’s license and use of personal vehicle required
  • Satisfactory CORI and background check
  • Some flexibility with hours, as one night is required a week to work in Residential Homes

We are looking for a talented, highly flexible individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team, a positive attitude and a true passion for advocating for the Residents we serve, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

American Training, Inc. offers a competitive benefits package including medical and dental insurance, generous paid time off, 12 paid holidays, a dynamic, fun work environment, and much more!

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What does a Driver or Monitor for Human Services do? Drivers and Monitors safely transport our Guests and Students to and from American Training sites or other assigned destinations while making sure that each trip is a fun and entertaining WOW! Magic Experience. We are looking for motivated, responsible individuals with a positive outlook, excellent communication skills, and commitment to working as part of a team, and ability to incorporate our WOW! Magic philosophy into every trip we make.

Who’s a great fit for the Driver or Monitor for Human Services position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Must pass a physical
  • Successful CORI check, finger printing and pre-employment drug screening
  • Clean and safe driving record
  • Ability to lift 40 to 60 lbs
  • Requires morning and afternoon shifts
  • Additional hours offered, when available

 

We are looking for people with a deep commitment to working as part of a team, a positive attitude and a true passion for advocating for the Guests, Residents, and Students we serve. The hourly rate ranges from $11.00 – $12.00, depending on the position. Our generous paid time off package, vacation plan, and 12 paid holidays give you the chance to relax, rejuvenate, or tend to personal matters. You’ll love our dynamic, fun work environment!

Interested? Please apply below or in person at our corporate office at 6 Campanelli Drive, Andover.

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American Training is seeking a full-time Job Coach to provide support and training to Guests at a variety of Job Sites, both group and individual. “Bring out the Best” in each Guest by assisting them to be successful. Develop positive relationships with employers, advocate for Guests, and act as liaison between the Guest and other providers. Teach, train, guides and direct Guests individually and in groups to reinforce skills, learn new work skills and to increase independence for attainment of ISP goals. Develop detailed job task analysis for a variety of jobs, and maintain compliance with regulatory requirements of the Department of Labor.

Requirements:

  • College Degree preferred but additional experience can substitute for degree.
  • Experience as a Job Coach is a plus. Must have one year of experience with people with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities.
  •  Strong organization and communication skills.
  •  Knowledge of appropriate paperwork necessary for mandated record keeping.
  •  Basic computer literacy skills, work processing and data spread sheets.
  •  Use the highest standard of ethical conduct at all times, this includes respecting the confidentiality of Colleagues and Guests.
  •  Demonstrate effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  •  Participate in a workplace climate that celebrates and encourages diversity.
  •  Positively promote the image of our Guests with developmental disabilities and American Training, Inc.
  •  Maintain an excellent training record by positively completing all training requirements.
  •  A valid driver’s license, the use of a personal vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage and a satisfactory CORI are required.

We offer a competitive benefits package; medical and dental insurance, generous earned time off, paid holidays and vacation, a fun work environment, and much more.

Interested?  Please email your cover letter and resume to careers@americantraininginc.com.

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What does a Direct Care Support Relief Colleague do ?  Direct Care Relief is a pool of Colleagues that are flexible with their availability and might work different shifts weekly depending on the staffing needs. These Colleagues work in our Specialized Housing Branch and Day Services and are responsible for carrying out the day-to-day activities of the program: to include planning of activities, community outings, data collection, record keeping and caring for the personal needs of the Residents.   Specialized Housing and Day Program locations are located throughout the Merrimack Valley depending on staffing needs.

Who’s a great fit for this position? American Training is looking for people with the following experience and skills:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Experience working with people with disabilities is strongly preferred
  • As part of the relief pool, you must have the ability to be flexible with hours and be able to cover shifts based on different staffing needs weekly.
  • Valid driver’s license required. Ability to use personal registered and insured vehicle
  • Satisfactory CORI and DDS finger printing

Many shifts are available:  Weekdays available: 8 am-4 pm and 9 am – 3 pm, Evenings 3-11 pm, and various weekend hours.  Please indicate your availability when sending in your resume.  You must be available to attend required training.

Join our team of talented professionals and work at one of the Best Places to Work North of Boston. Experience Our WOW! Magic Way of Working by being part of the people, the culture, the fun, and the passion for excellence that is American Training. We are looking for talented, highly flexible individuals with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team, a positive attitude and a true passion for advocating for the people we serve, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

Interested?  Please apply below, in person at our corporate office at 6 Campanelli Drive, Andover, or email your cover letter and resume to jodihowshan@americantraininginc.com

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American Training is seeking a Paraprofessional for our Andover, MA location. In this role, you will work, one to one, with an American Training Guests to ensure safety while implementing a broad variety of activities to promote the goals, needs and desires of that Guest. The Paraprofessional will also be responsible for providing skills training and personal care for the Guest.

We are looking for a kind, compassionate individual with a deep commitment to working as part of a skilled team and dedication to advocating for Guests, to assure that they are receiving a level of support consistent with best practices while incorporating our WOW! Magic philosophy.

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent and at least one year of experience working in a mental health or developmental disabilities setting.
  • Experience may be waived if additional education indicates competence and regulations are met.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are required.

 

We offer a competitive benefits package; medical and dental insurance, generous earned time off, paid holidays and vacation, a fun work environment, and much more.

Interested?  Please apply below, in person at our corporate office at 6 Campanelli Drive, Andover, or email your cover letter and resume to careers@americantraininginc.com

 

 

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