Hob: Direct Care Residential Counselor-West Springfield (240)

ServiceNet

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:
15 Per Hour WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA
Job Type:Category:
Full / Part TimeSocial Services
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Required

Preference: Nice to have
Skills/Certifications/Licences:
Driver's License - Preference: Required
Description:
Residential Counselor
In our West Springfield Program – for people with Brain Injuries


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

As a Residential Counselor, you will:

• assists residents with personal care (bathing, dressing, and eating);
• drive them to appointments, errands, and to community events;
• you will be required to complete daily shift notes and other communications;
• help with their exercise programs, play games, work on projects, and share time outside;
• help prepare meals, clean, do laundry, and help keep the home pleasant and comfortable.

You’re someone who has:

• High School Diploma or GED is required;
• valid driver’s license and acceptable motor vehicle record;
• physical ability to perform the requirements of this position and ensure residents safety;
• basic computer/office skills;
• physical ability to perform the requirements of this position and ensure residents safety;
• Background check (CORI).

Schedule:
Vacancy 1 (1204)
Thursday 4pm-9pm
Friday 9am-9pm
Saturday 3pm-11pm
Total 25hrs

Vacancy 2 (392)
Thursday 9pm-9am
Friday 9pm-9am
Saturday 5pm-9am
Total 40hrs

Vacancy 3 (394)
Tuesday 9am-3pm
Wednesday 9am-3pm
Thursday 9am-3pm
Friday 7am-3pm
Saturday 7am-3pm
Total 34hrs

Vacancy 4 (395)
Tuesday 8am-3pm
Wednesday 8am-3pm
Thursday 3pm-11pm
Friday 3pm-11pm
Saturday 7am-5pm
Total 40hrs


Pay & Benefits

We offer a starting wage of $15.00/hour—plus a $0.75 wage differential for MAP certification—and provide paid orientation and training for certification in First Aid, CPR, the Medication Administration Program (MAP).

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, and schedule you are interested in, noting Search #240 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.
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