Concern for Independent Living, Inc. is a non-profit agency committed to helping individuals and families to live in the community with dignity and enhanced opportunities through the provision of housing and support services. We are one of the largest housing agencies of this kind in New York State, currently serving approximately 850 individuals and families in over 220 locations. Concern offers a variety of housing options with individualized support services designed to support personal growth and independence.
The Counselor is responsible for assisting the Supervisor and Service Coordinator in the delivery of direct services to the clients, as well assisting in the overall running of the site. The counselor provides a variety of services, ranging from the teaching of skills to delivery of concrete services to providing counseling to the clients.
Duties and Responsibilities:
â¢ Provides direct care services to clients.
â¢ Responsible for documentation of clients assigned to as well as documentation relating to other clients progress.
â¢ Monitors the site, coordinates and participates in house activities such as preparation of meals, chore activities, recreational activities, safety checks etc.
â¢ Provide rehabilitative support services in daily living skills, health services and others as assigned.
â¢ Monitors medication; does medication counts; prepares medication sheets.
â¢ Assists with transportation of clients.
â¢ Performs unit inspections, assists residents with upkeep and cleanliness of individual units
â¢ Attends weekly supervision and staff meetings.
Qualifications: Full time counselor positions require a Bachelors degree or 2 years experience in a Psychology, Rehabilitation, Social Work or other mental health discipline. Part-time positions require experience working in a similar setting or with people with mental illnesses.
Saturday & Sunday; 4pm - 12am
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