Riverside Community Care Respite Counselor, Community Crisis Stabilization - Relief in Norwood, Massachusetts

Job Description

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Respite Counselor, Community Crisis Stabilization Relief

Seeking organized, energetic, and thoughtful respite counselors to help ease people in crisis back into the community!

The Crisis Stabilization and Respite is located in the heart of Norwood, MA and offers respite to 11 people at a time.

This is a great entry-level opportunity to join our organization as relief Respite Counselor in our adult mental health facility. The ideal candidate would work as part of our cohesive, experienced, multi-disciplinary team to help consumers transition back into the community.

Flexible relief shifts available including evenings, weekends and overnights.

Primary responsibilities include participation in and implementation of daily operations, ensuring quality of care, intake of new consumers, implementation of treatment plans, facilitation of groups, along with supervision and assurance of consumer safety and stabilization.

This is an excellent way to gain experience in the mental health field. Riverside Community Care provides orientation, training, supervision, and opportunities to advance to all its employees.

Our Ideal Candidate

Riverside Community Care takes pride in its employees for being hardworking, compassionate, and respectful. Our ideal candidate would have these qualities along with the following skills and experience:

Required Skills

  • Valid driver's license and reliable personal vehicle required for local travel Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or Associate's degree required

  • Minimum of one year experience in a mental health setting strongly preferred

Tracking Code: 1021-709

Job Location: Norwood, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Part-Time