Qualifications: High school
and 1 year experience in a related field;
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in a related field or any
combination of disability related experience and college
education of 2 years or more..
Mission: The training
Counselor provides services that enable the persons served to
personal, social and independent living skills.
Work Schedule: To be determined. Sunday, Monday,
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.
shifts: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m., 11:00
p.m to 7:00 a.m.
40 hours per week. Part time also available.
Example of Responsibilities:
Assists in the support, development and
habilitation of the persons served by
participating in the implementation of established programs.
Assists persons served in the development of personal care habits.
Participates in individual and group therapy sessions.
Participates in resident staffings.
Provide crisis intervention when necessary.
Supervise residents in all of their activities on and off the
Provides information to parents and other
interested parties while maintaining Avenues
standards of confidentiality.
Ensure safe living conditions for all persons served.
Must pass State required background check.
Must pass State required program to pass medications to residents
Valid drivers license required.
Attend seminars, conventions and other training sessions for the
purpose of career
growth and development.
Performs other duties as required or assigned.
Desired Leadership Skills: Effective
(written and verbal)
Strong work ethic
Reports To: Program
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