Developmental/Brain Injury Outreach Counselor-Northampton-Coolidge

OUTREACH COUNSELOR

Northampton

Are you ready to help people and make a difference? Then consider what career opportunities ServiceNet has to offer!

Our Northampton Outreach program is located within walking distance of many coffee shops, restaurants, and Northampton's vibrant downtown scene. This position works with a variety of individuals with many different abilities who may also struggle with mental health challenges. You will be out in the community with a participant helping them to live more independent lives. Areas of support could include health and hygiene maintenance, money management, domestic skills, as well as meal planning and preparation. During the summer your days may consist of day trips to places like the beach, picnics even baseball games!

TRAINING AND QUALIFICATIONS

We provide the same level of care in our homes that we'd want for anyone we love. We pay for your orientation and training to obtain certification in First Aid, CPR, the Medication Administration Program (MAP), and Applied Non-Violence. Other requirements of the job include:

?  A passion for working with people who are living with a disability. Direct experience is great, though we can help you learn what you need to know so long as you have commitment to the work.

?  Basic computer skills.

?  Physical ability to perform the requirements of this position.

?  A valid driver's license and acceptable motor vehicle record.

?  High School Diploma or GED is required.

?  A hobby or special interest you would enjoy sharing with residents and colleagues, and a sense of humor!

We'd also conduct a routine background check.

SCHEUDLE:

Vacancy 1

Wednesday 12pm-8am

Thursday 12pm-8am

Friday 12pm-8am

Total= 24 hours

Vacancy 2

Sunday 8am-4pm

Monday 12pm-8am

Tuesday 12pm-8am

Thursday 12pm-8am

Total= 32 hours

WHAT WE OFFER

We believe in a healthy balance between work and the rest of your life.  So in addition to our starting wage of $12.50/hour and $12.75 if MAP certified, we offer:

?  a generous time-off package;

?  comprehensive, low-deductible health and dental insurance plans;

?  a 403(B) retirement plan, with employer matching;

?  Long-term disability benefits; paid life insurance; tuition assistance; and several more benefit options.


ServiceNet is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.  We are proud to be a tobacco-free employer.