Residential Counselor

Employer
Rock Creek Foundation
Location
Great Mills, MD
Posted
Oct 15, 2021
Closes
Oct 18, 2021
Ref
145910099
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time
To apply now, text STMARYSRC to 301-804-1032! Rock Creek Foundation is in search of a PRN (scheduled as needed) Residential Counselor to join our team in our Great Mills and Lexington Park, MD residential homes to support individuals with developmental disabilities reach goals and live productive and healthy lives in the community. We offer excellent benefits, including an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Wellness and Engagement Program, companywide Employee Recognition Program, flexibility and work life balance, professional development, and growth opportunities. Are you ready to establish your career in a Human Services field with a reputable non-profit organization? Are you passionate about creating positive change in your community by serving individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities? If so, we encourage you to apply and join our team! Commitments: Assists in planning recreational activities. Counsels residents in identifying and resolving social or other problems. Compiles records of daily activities of residents. Writes and submits incident reports as needed. Supervises group-sponsored trips and social functions. Ascertains need for and secures services of physician. Answers telephone and sorts and distributes mail. Escorts individuals on trips outside establishment for shopping or to obtain medical or dental services. Plans menus. Comply with COMAR, MHP and company regulations. Implement resident rehabilitation plans and record appropriate data. Record and submit all necessary documentation for billing. Qualifications: High school diploma (or equivalent) and three (3) years' related experience. Must possess a valid driver's license with less than two (2) points as well as current automobile insurance. Ability to move/lift up to 50lbs. Availability to work nights and weekends. Mental Health experience preferred. Certified Medical Technician license preferred. Salary: $11.75 per hour New hires who show proof of their completed COVID-19 vaccination will earn a sign on bonus on their first paycheck. COVID-19 Precautions: Personal protective equipment provided and required Social distancing guidelines in place Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place Daily COVID-19 symptom screenings About Us: At Rock Creek Foundation, a subsidiary of The Sante Group, we believe that having a disability and/or a mental illness should not prevent anyone from having the opportunity to participate in everyday life. That's why we have been pioneering the field of behavioral health services for the dually-diagnosed. We want to ensure that each person we serve can develop the skills they need to live as independently as possible, in their own communities, and is able to realize his or her potential in ways that they could not do so before. The Sante Group aspires to create an organization that places value on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and inclusivity. To achieve this success, it is essential that all members of our organization feel secure, welcomed, and respected. All members of our organization have a responsibility to uphold these values. Thw Sante Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. Rock Creek Foundation participates in E-Verify.