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Offer: Residential Counselor - Part-time - Varying Shifts:

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Part Time
Albany, NY


Residential Counselor - Part-time - Varying Shifts

This program works with individuals from ages 4-12
Residential Counselors are front line staff who make a tangible, everyday difference for kids. They provide for the physical and psychological needs of emotionally disturbed youth and adolescent clients in our residential programs. Residential Counselors positively influence youth through consistent support, function modeling and attentive care.  
ESSENTIAL tasks AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other tasks may be assigned. Employees are expected to be awake and alert while working. Provide for the physical and psychological needs of clients, including physical safety, hygiene, clothing, food (cooking when necessary), medical care, and providing a reliable and nurturing environment. 1:1 Residential Counselor ?Follow an individual youth's 1:1 expectations plan, ICMP, and any safety plans in place ?Engage the youth in activities and conversation that are age appropriate and at the appropriate developmental level ?Document in writing a summary of each shift ?Lgain the history and specific issues connected with the youth who requires 1:1; will gain how to safely manage any crisis ?Seek and obtain training in any particular area specific to the youth who requires 1:1 care ?Transport 1:1 client for medical, mental health, and other essential needs  
Education and practice Associates degree preferred; HS degree required.  
Northern Rivers is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All candidates will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or discapability status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law.  
The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or candidates because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant.  


Job Category: Health Services [ View All Health Services Jobs ]
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Job Location: Albany, NY, Other
Address: Albany, NY
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 05/23/2020 / Viewed 26 times
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