Riverside Community Care Residential Counselor - Relief in Wakefield, Massachusetts
Residential Counselor - Relief
We make a difference- in your community and in your career!
Are you looking to work extra hours?
Come work for our Developmental and Cognitive Services Division at Riverside Community Care!
We are looking for upbeat, conscientious and hardworking Residential Counselors!
Flexible relief opportunity that allows an employee to obtain human services experience while making a difference in the lives of others! Work with individuals to identify their strengths, develop and practice new skills, and actualize their hopes and dreams.
In this position you will work as part of a team to provide support, supervision, skills training for individuals; also, you will assist on community outings with individuals with developmental disabilities. This is a great environment to gain hands-on skills in a fast growing and specialized sector of the mental health and human service field.
Relief Counselors must be certified in CPR, First Aid, and Medication Administration; on-site training is provided.
Flexible shifts available in: North Reading, Reading, Wakefield, Peabody and Stoneham
Our Ideal Candidate:
Riverside Community Care takes pride in its employees for being hardworking, compassionate, and respectful. As a residential counselor the ideal candidate would be comfortable with hands on direct care. Our ideal candidate would have these qualities along with the following skills and experience:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
Basic computer skills required
Valid driver’s license required
Ability to assist in the lifting of an adult person
High School Diploma required.
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.
Wakefield, Massachusetts, United States