Community Integration Counselor

Community Options, Inc.
Rockville, MD
Jun 11, 2018
Jun 21, 2018
Full Time
Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states. We are actively seeking a Community Integration Counselor. This role provides individualized services designed to assist participants in managing and overcoming the difficulties confronted by an individual with a disability living in the community.WE HAVE FULL-TIME & PART-TIME SHIFTS AVAILABLEStarting Rate - $11.50/hourValid Driver's License.Responsibilities:Support and encourage individuals to increase their ability to be as independent as possible.Meet with waiver participants on a regular basis- either in the individual's residence, the community, or an office setting.Collaborate with the Case Manager to develop and facilitate programs which meet the social, emotional, physical and personal needs of the individual.Provide ongoing support for integration efforts.Document individual's progress toward acquiring community integration.Assist in building a support network between the individual and the community.Ensure medical consultation forms are completed, by the physician, for each medical appointment attended.Administer medication(s) as needed and ensures required documentation is completed.Coordinates all leisure and volunteer opportunities.Working Conditions:Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds, and to assist an individual physically.Work will take place in community and residential settings.Competitive Benefits:Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)Paid Holidays-Including a Birthday HolidayGenerous Paid Time Off (PTO)Employee Incentive & Discount Programs403b Retirement Plan with Employer MatchExceptional Career Growth OpportunitiesIf interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]Please Visit Our Website to Complete an Online Application! Options is an Equal Opportunity EmployerM/F/D/V