[Close] 

Residential Counselor I / II LOD


US-NY-Cheektowaga
Category Residential Care Mental Health
Type Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Shift Days
Department Residential
Corporation Name Living Opportunities of DePaul (LOD)
Overview
Under the direction of the Residence Manager, provides care, rehabilitative training, support and supervision for the development and / or enhancement of community living skills to residents.
Apple Blossom
Responsibilities
Provide teaching, monitoring and recovery oriented supports in accordance with OMH 593 and 595 including the following rehabilitative services; Assertiveness/Self-Advocacy Training, Community Integration/Resource Development, Daily Living Skills, Health Services, Medication Management Training, Parenting Training, Rehabilitative Counseling, Skill Development, Socialization, Substance Abuse Services, and Symptom Management.
Ensure that each resident on his or her caseload receives comprehensive planning in a person centered approach for; admission (including the completion of admission notes), ongoing recovery oriented services, and discharge.
Observe, monitor, document, and report resident behaviors as well as their progress in accordance with agency standards.
Assist Residents in the preparation of nutritious meals, including food preparation when needed.
Assist in planning, implementation, and support of recreational activities.
Provide safe transporting of resident when needed.
Complete household chores assigned by supervisor to maintain cleanliness and safety standards.
Supervise and document resident medications in accordance with agency policies.
Perform any other duties necessary for the effective and efficient operation of the community residence.
Qualifications
RC I: High school diploma or GED required. Human services experience preferred. Driving record that meets agency's "clean driving record policy".
RC II: QMHS Standard. Bachelor's degree in Human Services, or an Associate's degree in Human Services with 3-years FT related paid experience, or a High school diploma and 5 years related paid experience. Driving record that meets agency's Clean Driving Record Policy.
PM18

PI105521073



Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Senior Counselor I A
Ronkonkoma, NY Phoenix House
Financial Aid Counselor I
Rochester, NY University of Rochester
Part-Time On-Call Psychological Health Outreac...
New York City, NY Serco
Retail Coverage Merchandiser II
East Meadow, NY Acosta Sales & Marketing
Sports Club for Kids Camp Counselor
Hicksville, NY Town Sports International Holdings Inc
Maintenance Technician II
Glen Cove, NY Inframark, LLC