The Kennedy Center, Inc. Residential Counselor in Trumbull, Connecticut

Residential Counselor

Salary: $12.00 per hour


  • Provide supervision and counseling to residents so as to foster their individual growth and development.

  • Ensure resident's medical, dental, dietary, psychological and all other service recommendations and treatments are followed through as identified on the Individual's Overall Plan of Care.

  • Responsible for supervision of leisure skill activities, preparing meals, cleaning and household chores.

Hours: See below


  • High School Diploma, Bachelors Degree in Human Services preferred.

  • One year experience working with persons with disabilities preferred.

  • Valid Drivers License and ability to possess a Sate of CT Public Service License.

  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.

  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification and eligible for DDS medication certification

  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.

  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.

  • Ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.

  • Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.

  • Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.