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.
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.
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