Residential Counselor-Berkshire Meadows Job at JRI in Housatonic, Massachusetts 01236
- Housatonic, MA 01236
- Job Type
- Full-time, Part-time
- Salary: $15.00 /hour
Berkshire Meadows is a Residence, School and Day Rehabilitation program serving children and adults, Berkshire Meadows is essential and MUST continue operating. We hire caring, compassionate, consistent and Reliable, Responsible workers with a desire to make a difference in the life of individuals with limited communication, physical and cognitive skills. We are based in Housatonic MA, nestled in the beautiful Berkshire mountains. Join us and be part of a caring dynamic team.
Work directly with children and adults with developmental disabilities. Assist with meals, dressing, bathing, toileting and residential activities. Daily work includes the development of communication, choice making, and keeping individuals safe, engaged and active. Participate in planning and implementing leisure time activities. Be part of an active engaged team working together.
High school diploma or equivalent. Must be able to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Valid driver’s license (MA, CT, or NY State). Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, stand for long periods of time. Prefer, experience working with a Special Needs population. Must meet program requirements for background checks (Acceptable CORI – Criminal Offender Record Information and OIG).
Starting Rate and Shift: $15/hour plus weekend shift differential
Full-time with Full Benefits 3 – 11 pm:
40 hours per week (5 days, each shift 8 hours) with 2 consecutive days off
32 hours per week (4 days, each shift 8 hours)
Part-time 8 Hour Shifts, Minimum 2 shifts per week, Prorated-Benefits 3-11 pm:
24 hours per week (3 days, each shift 8 hours)
16 hours per week (2 days, each shift 8 hours)
Part-time 6 Hour Shifts, Minimum 2 shifts per week, Prorated Benefits 3-9 pm:
24 hours per week 3-9 pm (4 days, each shift 6 hours)
24 hours per week 5-11 pm (4 days, each shift 6 hours)
18 hours per week 3-9 pm (3 days, each shift 6 hours)
JRI is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to building and maintaining a diverse community. Persons from diverse backgrounds including women, communities of color, the LGBTQ community and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Posted 15 hours ago
Company Location: Housatonic, Massachusetts 01236