Job Openings

Stavros employs about 150 employees at our offices in Amherst, Springfield and Greenfield. We encourage people with disabilities to apply for positions at Stavros. However, please don't send us a resume unless you are applying for a posted job opening.

Current Job Openings

Position: Information and Referral Specialist

Looking for motivated bilingual (English/Spanish) individual seeking to join our Information and Referral team. Full-time (35 hours) position based out of the Amherst office.  Individual expected to respond via telephone and in person to requests for general information about Stavros services and other agencies benefiting people with disabilities.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Managing high call volume in a timely manner.

Directing callers to the resources available both internally and externally in a professional manner.

Good communication skill to ensure respectful delivery of service.

Working as a team with staff to ensure the quality of services delivered.

Remain current with community resources and issues attending all required trainings.

Ability to manage WILD system to accurately record all information and appropriate referrals made.

If interested, send me a copy of your resume to Director of IL Services, Yashira Ruiz, 210 Old Farm Road, Amherst MA 01002.  Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Posting open until April 3, 2018.

Position: Skills Trainer

Description: Skill Trainer will provide the following services, for MassHealth members who apply to Stavros for the PCA Services:  Assessment, Orientation and Skills Training.  To educate and assist individuals with disabilities to acquire and maintain personal assistant services so that they will be able to effectively manage their own PCA programs and live independently. In addition, to monitor the progress in acquiring and maintaining personal care assistant services.

Requirements: To remain informed about State and Federal regulatory changes in policy and procedures as they are related to the Personal Assistant Services through readings and meetings assigned by the Director of Skills Trainers and Skills Trainer Coordinator. To review the performance of PCA consumer and/or surrogates to ensure that they are administering the Program in compliance with the MassHealth PCA program regulations and ensuring that the participant has maximum control over their programs. To identify additional needs of Consumer that help maximizes their independents; including but not limited to transportation, housing, communication needs, social/recreational, advocacy, assistance equipment, and MassHealth (Medicaid) eligibility and to report these to the Skills Trainer Coordinator. To be knowledgeable about the services provided by Stavros; to represent Stavros in a professional manner; to be aware of the independent living philosophy and encourage and foster others; to take/keep control of their lives.

Must have personal experience with disabilities, be well-organized, computer literate, and have excellent written/verbal communication skills. Reliable transportation a must. Bi-lingual applicants encouraged to apply. 

Send resume and cover letter to: Natasha Gonzalez, Stavros, 227 Berkshire Ave. Springfield, MA 01109. AA/EOE. People with disabilities encouraged to apply.

Position: Bilingual Peer/Advocate Counselor

Seeking full-time bilingual (English/Spanish) individual to work with people with disabilities in solving problems related to independent living.  Applicant is expected to provide independent living skills training and teach self-advocacy. Must have personal experience with disabilities and be informed about state and federal laws and regulations necessary to assist consumers’ complete independent living goals.

Interested applicants should send resume with cover letter to  Yashira Ruiz, Dir. of Independent Living Services, 210 Old Farm Road, Amherst, MA 01002 by April 13th, 2018. Persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

READ THIS MESSAGE If you are interested in WORKING as a Personal Care Attendant !

Important Message for people interested in becoming Personal Care Attendants (PCA): Stavros does not hire Personal Care Attendants, people with disabilities are responsible for hiring their own PCAs. If you wish you may visit  Rewarding Work Resources to learn more about how to become a PCA or file an online application.

Learn more about the The PCA job board here