Program Manager (Residential) Canton MA


Lifeworks, Inc

Job Title: Program Manager – Residential

  • BA/BS in Human Services / related field
  • MAP Certified
  • A copy of a Covid-19 vaccination of two shots will be required
  • Working with intellectual and developmental disability adults

Hours: 40 per week

Schedule: Monday: (9 am -5 pm), Tue: (9 am – 5 pm), Wed: (2 pm – 10 pm), Thurs: (9 am – 5 pm) Fri: (10 am – 6 pm)

Yearly Rate: $59,353

Hourly Rate: $28.53

Bi-Weekly Rate: $2,282.81

Locations: Canton, MA

Job ID#: 590



If you want a position in which the work you do every day makes a meaningful impact on many lives, then this is the agency for you!! Lifeworks continues our commitment to self-determined support, careers with competitive wages, and developing innovative opportunities that enhance everyday lives as an industry leader.  

Who We Are?

Lifeworks has been a champion for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities since 1954. Lifeworks was founded by families who recognized the importance of advocacy and breaking down barriers for people with disabilities to be part of the community.

Lifeworks Mission

Advocacy – Empowerment – Opportunity

We focus on serving the community and people with disabilities as we live and work together. We envision a community where people with disabilities are more broadly valued, hired by employers, receive support, and participate in ordinary activities.

As a Residential Program Manager at Lifeworks, you will be a part of a caring and compassionate team supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and receive a signing bonus shortly after joining our team.

If you are an adaptable, creative and caring person who enjoys working as part of a team helping to empower, advocate and provide rich opportunities for individuals, then we’d like to talk with you about joining our Lifeworks, residential team!

In your role as a Residential Program Manager, you will oversee and manage a home for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and the employees that work within that home. As a Residential Program Manager, you will ensure the health and safety of the individuals, develop ISP plans that reflect individual needs, communicate with families, guardians, and the individual’s medical providers, as well as, provide guidance and oversight to the direct care staff, and oversee the day-to-day operations of the home.

Benefits package that includes:

  • 403(B) matching up to 3%
  • Excellent Salary
  • $1,000 signing bonus, payable after 3 months
  • Health Insurance with 3 plan choices and up to 75% employer contribution. Benefits available upon hire
  • Dental, Vision and Short-Term disability insurance is available
  • 4.4 weeks of Paid Time Off in your first year of employment
  • Long-Term Disability insurance & Life Insurance free for employees
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • 11 paid holidays


  • BA/BS in Human Services / related field
  • MAP Certified
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Valid driver’s license & personal vehicle required
  • An interest in enhancing the lives of the people we support each and every day

For a full list of job opportunities or to learn more about Lifeworks, please visit

All candidates must be able to successfully pass a CORI, reference, multi-state background, and driving record check.

Please contact our recruiter for further information:

Dorothy Scott

HR Recruiter

789 Clapboardtree Street

Westwood, MA


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