Hob: Direct Care FLEX Residential Counselor-Holyoke (701)


21 Olander Drive
Northampton, MA 01060

Company Description:
ServiceNet employs more than 1,500 people in our diverse network of mental health and human service programs throughout western Massachusetts and Worcester County – from professional therapists who offer a wide range of evidence-based therapies in our behavioral health centers, to direct care staff in our group homes and enrichment centers, to the vocational specialists at our working farm in Hatfield. And we have a variety of interesting, challenging positions available. We hope you will apply!
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeSocial Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Required
Up to One Year
Preference: Preferred
Driver's License - Preference: Required
FLEX Residential Counselor
Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin County – for people with Brain Injuries

If you enjoy bringing out the best in people, and are up for a challenge and the rewards that come with it, consider joining ServiceNet’s extraordinary residential team.

A passion for working with people who are living with a disability. Direct experience is great, though we can help you learn what you need to know so long as you have commitment to the work.

This position assists residents with personal care (bathing, dressing, and eating); drive them to appointments, errands, and to community events. You will help with their exercise programs, play games, work on projects, and share time outside. As a member of the care team, you’d help prepare meals, clean, do laundry, and help keep the home pleasant and comfortable. You will be required to complete daily reports/communications, and ensure resident safety.

We provide the same level of care in our homes that we’d want for anyone we love.

Direct care experience is great, though we can help you learn what you need to know so long as you have commitment to the work.

• Basic computer/office skills Microsoft Office (daily reports/communications).
• Physical ability to perform the requirements of this position.
• A valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record.
• High School Diploma or GED is required.
• Background check.
• PABC Certified
• MAP Certified
• Must be willing to travel to Hampden, Hampshire, and Franklin County
• Must have one year experience working as a Residential Counselor
Vacancy 1 (2807)
Tuesday - Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 40 Hours

Vacancy 2 (3024)
Sunday - Thursday 3pm-11pm
Total 40 hours

Vacancy 3 (3118)
Sunday – Thursday 3pm-11pm
Total 40 hours

Vacancy 4 (2667)
Tuesday - Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 40 Hours

Vacancy 5 (3101)
Tuesday-Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 40hrs

We provide a paid orientation, and training to obtain certification in First Aid, CPR, and PABC.

Our starting wage of $16.00/hour a $.75 wage differential will be paid for MAP certification, we offer:
• a generous time-off package;
• comprehensive deductible 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.

Please email your resume and cover letter, and schedule you are interested in, noting Search #701 in the subject line, to jobs@servicenet.org. 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.