Riverside Community Care Relief Residential Counselor, Cognitive Disabilities in Waltham, Massachusetts

Job Description

Division: Developmental and Cognitive Services

Location: Waltham, MA

Great part-time opportunity to obtain human services experience while making a difference in the lives of others.

Obtain hands-on experience working with adults to manage both the mental health issues and cognitive effects of a brain injury.

Work as part of a cohesive team committed to providing support, supervision, and skills training for adults learning to make healthy life decisions. We work to encourage individuals to identify their strengths, develop and practice new skills, and actualize their hopes and dreams. 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.

Successful candidates for this position will be invigorated by the potential to help consumers served succeed in the next chapter of their life story - while understanding that the road to that success is paved with small victories, frequent set-backs and daily struggles.

CPR, First Aid, and Medication Administration certifications required.

Supervision provided.

Positions available in Waltham and Watertown, MA.

Positions similar to Residential Counselor are: Home Health Aide / HHA, Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA, and Personal Care Attendant / PCA .

Required Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and basic computer skills required. Valid driver's license required. Required Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Previous related experience preferred.

Tracking Code: 1046-709

Job Location: Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Part-Time