Riverside Community Care Mental Health Counselor - Group Living Environment in Walpole, Massachusetts

Mental Health Counselor - Group Living Environment

Tracking Code

2362-709

Job Description

We make a difference - in your community and in your career.

Group Living Environment (GLE) - Mental Health Counselor

Great opportunity to become part of our innovative Adult Community Clinical Services program (ACCS), working as part of a team in a Group Living Environment setting.

As a GLE Counselor you will build upon your past work experience in the mental health field, assisting adults in the community.

Primary responsibilities include providing guidance, education, supervision, and direct supports to assist individuals served with maintaining their physical and emotional health, living safely in the community, and developing the skills and resources necessary for successful independent living.

Services are designed around each person's strengths and interests, with a focus on promoting resiliency and recovery for all participants. Interactions will be guided by an appreciation for those being served as unique individuals and adults, with the expectation and goal of mutual learning and growth.

Training and supervision provided.

Schedule: Flexible - one weekend day included (Sunday-Thursday or Tuesday-Saturday)

Hourly rate: Without a Bachelor's degree $15.36/hr; with a Bachelor's degree $15.92/hr

Required Skills

  • Ability to communicate in and comprehend the English language, including clearly documenting consumer progress and activities in program records required

  • Must have the ability to remain awake and alert throughout the shift

  • Must have valid driver's license and available, dependable transportation and be willing to provide transportation to persons served in personal vehicle, as needed

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree or one year related experience preferred. High School Degree/GED required

Riverside Community Care is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities. We provide equal opportunity for all persons seeking employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.

Job Location

Walpole, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular