Alternatives Awake Overnight Counselor - Lunenburg Women's ABI Residence (Lunenburg) in massachusetts, United States

Overview

The Lunenburg program is a four person home serving women with acquired brain injury requiring residential support with their physical, medical, and emotional challenges.Services include community integration, and development of social and leisure skills.Hands-on specialized personal care assistance, including transfers and lifting, are also be provided by the direct support professionals. Clinical and nursing supports are provided on site.

Our agency provides excellent supervision, as well as various training and advancement opportunities. Our agency is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides some tuition reimbursement for continuing education.

Responsibilities

Overnight Awake Residential Counselors provide support, guidance, advocacy, case management, and empowerment to the women served in this community residential setting.

Duties include hygiene (personal care), lifting, assisting with transfers, documentation, assisting with group therapy, transportation, behavioral intervention, role modeling, and recreational activities.

Candidates must have the ability to remain awake and alert during the overnight shift.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Human Services/Social Services related field preferred.

  • Experience and/or internship with intellectually disabled adults.

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED/HiSET.

  • Must be 21 years of age.

  • Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite, including Word.

  • CPR, First Aid, and MAP (Medication Administration Program) certified or certifiable.

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification and/or commensurate experience preferred.

Job ID2018-3754

CityLunenburg

StateMassachusetts

Base RateUSD $13.51/Hr.