Alternatives Residential Counselor - Lunenburg Women's ABI (Sunny Hill) 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 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

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.

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

  • Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle

Job ID2018-2987

CityLunenburg

StateMassachusetts

Base RateUSD $13.51/Hr.