Hob: Residential Counselor-Hadley House (331)

ServiceNet

21 Olander Drive
Northampton, MA 01060

Company Description:
Salary Range:Location:
Per Year NORTHAMPTON, MA
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeHuman Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Required

Preference: Nice to have
Skills/Certifications/Licences:
Description:
Mental Health Residential Counselor
Hadley, MA
Full-Time

We’re looking for inspiring team members who enjoy bringing out the best in people and are especially motivated to work with adults in mental health recovery.

As a Residential Counselor, you will:

• help create a supportive, homelike environment for the individuals in our residence;
• assist program participants in making plans to meet their specific recovery goals;
• restore and teach daily living skills; and
• engage participants in meaningful activity in the house and in the community;
• write daily shift notes and other communications.

You’re someone who has:

• a high school diploma or GED (college would be an added plus);
• basic computer skills;
• a driver’s license and acceptable driving record, since you’ll be driving residents to various appointments and events;
• the physical ability to attend to residents’ safety needs;
• above all, the kind of positive energy, patience, and compassion needed to motivate others;
• background check (CORI).

Schedule:
Tuesday – Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total=40 hours

Tuesday-Saturday 8am-4pm
Total=40 hours

Thursday-Friday 11pm-7am with 2pm-4pm on Thursdays
Total=32 hours


Pay & Benefits:

We offer a starting wage of $12.50/hour—plus a $0.50 wage differential for MAP certification—and provide paid orientation and training for certification in First Aid, CPR, the Medication Administration Program (MAP). And we also offer a generous time-off package; comprehensive health and dental insurance plans; a 403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching; long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.

Interested?

Please email your resume and cover letter to jobs@servicenet.org, noting Search #331 in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status. We are proud to be a tobacco-free employer.
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