Residential Counselor - Part Time (7878-709)
Company: Riverside Community Care, Inc.
Posted on: September 23, 2022
We make a difference - in your community and in your career!
We are looking for upbeat, conscientious and hardworking
residential counselors for our site in Reading!
Massachusetts residents may qualify for a $4,000 Sign-On Bonus
through the Massachusetts HireNow Program.
Great part time opportunity available to join our growing, stable
and highly regarded organization, obtaining human services
experience while making a difference in the lives of others.
The Residential Counselor works as part of a team to provide direct
supports, guidance, education, advocacy and supervision for
individuals with developmental and/or cognitive disabilities.
The Residential Counselor helps individuals with complex medical
and behavioral health needs to maintain their physical and
emotional health, foster relationships with housemates, family and
community, live safely in the community and develop the skills
necessary to increase the individual's independence. Interaction
between staff and individuals will reflect an appreciation of each
Positions similar to Residential Counselor are: Home Health Aide /
HHA, Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA, and Personal Care Attendant
/ PCA .
Riverside offers an outstanding staff training program, excellent
supervision, competitive salary, benefits package and career
Schedule: Tues, Thurs & Fri 3pm-11pm; Sat 9am-11pm (38 hours)
* Must have current training/certification in First Aid, CPR,
Medication Administration (MAP) and HIV/AIDS and Infection Control,
or be trained and certified within designated Riverside Must
maintain valid certifications throughout employment
* Must attend Safety/De-escalation Training as provided by
Riverside. Will be required to attend PAC training, restraint
training or other types of training needed to de-escalate clinical
* Staff are encouraged to attend trainings; must attend trainings
required by the Department of Developmental Services, Riverside,
and the Developmental and Cognitive Disabilities division
* High School Diploma required
* At least one year of related experience required
* Ability to communicate in and comprehend the English language,
including clearly documenting individual progress and activities in
program records required
* Ability to work as a member of a team and to function
* Valid driver's license and regular access to a reliable vehicle
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and
engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an
inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the
richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer
committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age,
color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation,
military status, national origin, disability, or any other
characteristic as established by law.
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