Seacoast Mental Health Center Per Diem Residential Counselor in Greenland, New Hampshire

If you like making a difference in your community and are passionate about working in a nonprofit organization Seacoast Mental Health Center is an excellent choice!

We have an immediate Opening for a Per Diem Residential Counselor positon. This position will report directly to the Housing Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • The Per Diem Residential Counselor (RC) will be called upon on an as-needed basis to work as a Residential Counselor when a full time Residential Counselor is not able to work a shift. Per Diem evening, weekend, and occasional overnight hours will be offered at Fairweather Lodge, an 8-bed group home for adults with severe and persistent mental illness.

  • The Per Diem RC will help clients perform activities of daily living; foster socialization and community integration activities; facilitate cooking, chores, and food shopping as indicated; offer support to clients; ensure client rights; complete billing documentation and assist with medication administration.

Education Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s level degree in Psychology or other related field required.

  • Some experience working in the Human Services field with mentally ill adults preferred.

  • Medication Administration training must be completed within the first month of hire.

  • CPR and First Aid training must be completed within the first month of hire and maintained throughout the duration of employment.

  • Defensive Driver training must be completed in order for the Per Diem RC to drive any Agency vehicle.

  • TB testing must be completed during orientation period