The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. The Worcester Staffed Apartment Program serves three women who are supported by the North Central DDS Area Office. The apartment is located in Worcester.
Individuals served are diagnosed with mild intellectual disabilities and mental health challenges. The age range is 21 to 28. The focus is expanding current independent living skills and mental health stabilization. The women enjoy various amounts of independent time both at home and in the community. There is a focus on community inclusion/participation.
The Bridge provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. The Bridge is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
The Program Manager is responsible for the overall day to day operations of the Staffed Apartment Program. This position provides oversight of the clinical and administrative services for the individuals served, and includes on-call coverage. The ideal candidate is someone who has strong managerial skills.