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William J. Gould Associates, Inc.

Weekend Residential Staff, Boston Area Programs- Hourly Position

Fellside, Medford, MA


Reporting to the Clinical/Program Director, this position is responsible for providing leadership for a transitional and community-based program supporting adults with mental illness on their journey toward recovery and greater independence. The position provides the link to full-time staff regarding resident and Extended Community member concerns, crises, issues, etc. that come up over the weekend period.


Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure that all program participants receive optimal quality of care and support.
  • Be aware of resident schedules (comings and goings) and maintain an accurate account of who is in the building and their well-being.
  • Respond to emergencies during shift, including use of on-call clinical support.
  • Follow through with any crisis plans put in place by on-call clinical staff.
  • Do medication check-ins as scheduled and assist residents and extended community members in obtaining information for medication concerns.
  • Uphold all policies/guidelines set by Gould Farm and the Boston Area Programs.
  • Complete morning and evening log checklist sheets, including all relevant information during shifts; summarize in weekend log notes.
  • Complete household projects as requested and transition with staff at the beginning and end of shift.
  • Tend to the general appearance of the house and encourage residents to maintain a clean, orderly, and safe home. Assist residents with chores and menu planning.
  • Assist residents with transportation support; provide occasional transportation in Fellside vehicle in circumstances authorized by on-call staff.
  • Support Boston Area Program Extended Community members by phone; support any Extended Community members on respite at Fellside during the weekend, which may include implementing particular intervention plans; support an occasional Gould Farm guest visiting or arriving on a weekend.
  • Act as front line person for any maintenance concerns that arise on Fellside property. Contact on-call staff and follow appropriate plan as situation warrants.  


Qualifications: BA degree with 2-3 years in human services desired. Compassion, warm and clear communication skills and driver’s license required. Good organizational, computer and planning skills and the ability to work independently and collaboratively as a team member. Patience, interest in learning and wellness, and a sense of humor required. Available to work Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays on a rotational basis. Willingness to restrict activities/home environment to low risk exposure to COVID-19 during the coronavirus pandemic. Knowledge of Boston area, non-smokers and

Updated November 2021


availability for additional weeknight substitute shifts preferred. Rate of pay: $18.50/hr (awake hours) & $13.50/hr (asleep hours).


Contact Info: If interested, send cover letter & resume to: sbranca@gouldfarm.org.

Job Description

William J. Gould Associates, Inc.

Weekend Residential Staff, Boston Area Programs- Hourly Position

Fellside, Medford, MA


Reporting to the Clinical/Program Director, this position is responsible for providing leadership…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level
Compensation
See below
$18.50/hr for awake hours & $13.50/hr for asleep hours.

Benefits

Meals provided

Meals provided

Location

On-site
34 Grove St, Medford, MA 02155, USA

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