Residential Counselor l

Job Type

Full Time

Published

10/30/2018

Start Date

11/05/2018

Application Deadline

10/30/2018

Address

Chelsea
Massachusetts
United States

Description

  • Bay Cove Human Services, Inc.
  • a leading Massachusetts human services organization, seeks a Residential Counselor who will provide direct care services to adults living in a Residential Program.
  • Bay Cove’s Long Term Support Services provides housing support for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities.
  • As an integral member of the team, the Residential Counselor will provide ADL (Activities of Daily Living), case management, medication administration, symptom management, behavior planning and social/recreational skill building support for our clients.
  • We are looking for someone who strive to: Challenge thinking.
  • Be different.
  • Lead change.
  • Bay Cove is looking for people who are inspired and inspiring.
  • You will: Ensure the individuals stability, safety, health promotion and maintenance, as well as acquisition of community living skills.
  • Accompany residents on appointments and community outings.
  • Implement behavioral and psychiatric rehabilitation treatment plans.
  • Work collaboratively with other treatment providers, family, and guardians to ascertain that the needs of the clients are attended to in a manner that maximizes each person’s dignity and quality of life.
  • Provide crisis intervention and routine medication administration.
  • Maintain cleanliness of home, providing assistance with cleaning rooms and common areas and fully cleaning areas that residents do not have the skills to complete.
  • Assist in all aspects of home life such as meal planning and preparation, budgeting and leisure time.

Qualifications:

  • What you will need to bring: Experience – Previous and demonstrated skills working effectively with adults in a residential or inpatient setting.
  • Skills – Proficient in written communication.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and have the compassion and patience needed with service adults with severe disabilities.
  • License/Certification – Valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass MAP certification within 90 days of hire.
  • Keywords: Developmental Disabilities, Intellectual Disabilities, Autism, Care Worker, Caregiver, Residential Counselor, Direct Care, DSP, CNA, HHA, Advocacy, Support, Human Services, Nonprofit
  • Driving License Required? Yes


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

recruiter@baycove.org
http://baycove.org

Please apply using the link provided


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