Organization: East House Corporation
Posting Start: 03/31/2021
Job Title: Relief Counselor – per diem
Posting End: 07/31/2021
A Brief Job Description:
Provides per diem coverage to a mental health community residence. Counsels, supports, and trains residents based on identified goals and objectives as well as participates in the overall supervision and monitoring of the facility to ensure a safe and recovery focused environment. Monitors the clients’ self-administration of medication, keeps accurate and thorough records, responds to emergencies, and addresses the needs of the clients that arise during shift. Assists with the daily operation of the residence through light housekeeping, cooking, inventory, and grocery/supply shopping. Supervises and coaches residents in their responsibilities for cleaning, meal preparation, and safe and sanitary conditions within the home. This East House program is licensed by the NYS Office of Mental Health.
Hours: Per diem employees are expected to work at least 16 hours minimum per month. Evening (3 PM to 11 PM), overnight (11 PM to 7 AM), and weekend (day, evening, and overnight) shifts available.
A high school diploma and some paid human services experience, preferably in mental health or substance use.
All employees are required to have a valid NYS motor vehicle license, safe driving record, and an insured personal vehicle for use at work.
Interested applicants should apply online