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Residential Counselor

Leominster, Massachusetts Jobs

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$27,487 - $33,595


  • Serve as a residential counselor for a specified number of residents as requested by a supervisor.
  • Develop, implement and document treatment needs assessments, treatment plan, and progress reviews as part of continuous quality improvement activities.
  • Work with residents to assist with activities of daily living and foster a sense of safety in the community which includes personal hygiene and self-care skills, money management and budgeting, symptom management, relapse prevention, use of public transportation and transporting, problem solving and conflict resolution, and other interventions as necessary.
  • Ensure healthful menu planning, food shopping, and meal preparation through coordination and assistance.
  • Monitor residents medication, refills, documentation of medications and changes, assist with attending appointments, and safe storage.
  • Lead two or more skill development or recreational groups per week as assigned.
  • Attend teams and case conferences and collaborate with other providers for designated residents.
  • Provide outreach as designated to community-based residents.
  • Prepare daily log entries, incident reports and other required paperwork to ensure the program meets the standards.
  • Work with residents to maintain the residence on a daily basis including chores, bedroom upkeep, yard work and other light housekeeping duties.
  • Perform other related job duties as assigned in order to provide quality rehabilitation services. May include transporting residents in personal car or program vehicle, physical assistance, close supervision, and other such duties.
  • Human Rights, dual diagnosis, infection control, CPR, First Aid, MAP, agency and divisional policies and procedures as well as other required competencies.
  • Respects diverse views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors.


  • Grade 6:Residential Counselor II:
    Requires a Bachelors degree; preferably in the field of psychology or human services
  • Awake overnight staff must be able to remain awake and alert during the overnight shift to ensure a safe and healthy environment for our clients and co-workers
  • Demonstrated strong work ethic, ability to work independently, and ability to contribute to team objectives required.
  • Applicants should be able to multitask, possess excellent problem solving skills, be committed to providing quality care and enjoy working with people.
  • All bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Proven ability to work within team setting and to act as self-starter.
  • Must be able to pass a CORI background check

Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Job ID: 1724364179906621771



Residential Counselor

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