Counselor for Mental Health Residential Program

Counselor for Mental Health Residential Program

Direct Care/Service Planning
Western Region
4 weeks

Responsible for providing counseling and training to mental health clients in a group home or supported apartment setting. Partners with each client on caseload to develop an individualized Service Plan that is timely and based on client-identified goals and objectives. Duties also include support to clients, monitoring the self-administration of medication as needed, record keeping, responding to emergencies, communicating with agency On-Call Consultants and performing other routine tasks as assigned. Responsible to Program Manager. Program is regulated by NYS OMH.

High school diploma and 5 years human services or Bachelors degree in human services or equivalent combination of education and experience. NYS motor vehicle license, safe driving record and availability of personal vehicle for work required.

Full-time, 35 hours. Schedule may be Tuesday – Saturday or Sunday – Thursday and includes two evening shifts a week as well as one weekend shift a week.

Job Features

  • Job Category
    Full Time, Nonprofit
  • Agency
    East House

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