Residential Counselor

$15 Starting Rate Plus Weekend Shift Differential

Caring, compassionate, consistent, reliable and responsible workers with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. Provide a positive and supportive environment with respect, dignity and confidentiality. Engages and promotes joyful interactions with all students, clients and staff at Berkshire Meadows.

Adult Residential Counselor (3-11pm)

Adult Residential Counselor (3-11pm)

Work directly with adults with developmental disabilities assisting with meals, dressing, bathing, toileting, and residential activities. Daily work includes the development of communication, choice-making, and keeping individuals safe, engaged and active. Participate in planning and implementing leisure time activities

 

Basic Job Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Valid driver’s license (MA, CT, or NY State). Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, stand for long periods of time. Prefer, experience working with a Special Needs population. Must meet program requirements for background checks (Acceptable CORI - Criminal Offender Record Information and OIG)

Full-time with Full Benefits:
40 hours per week (5 days, each shift 8 hours) with 2 consecutive days off
32 hours per week (4 days, each shift 8 hours)
 

Part-time 8 Hour Shifts, Minimum 2 shifts per week, Prorated-Benefits:
24 hours per week (3 days, each shift 8 hours)
16 hours per week (2 days, each shift 8 hours)
 

Part-time 6 Hour Shifts, Minimum 2 shifts per week, Prorated Benefits:
24 hours per week 3-9 pm (4 days, each shift 6 hours)
24 hours per week 5-11 pm (4 days, each shift 6 hours)
18 hours per week 3-9 pm (3 days, each shift 6 hours)
18 hours per week 5-11 pm (3 days, each shift 6 hours)

Generous Benefits Package

and real opportunities for career growth! Low-cost health insurance (if you have coverage & decline get $1 more in your hourly rate), 100% Paid full Family dental insurance; Starting on your first day a 401k match up to $800 per calendar year, Company-sponsored pension plan, Tuition Reimbursement - up to $4,000 per year, Life insurance, Short and Long Term Disability Insurance, Supplemental Life/AD&D.