Residential Care Counselor Job

Job Number: EPB13920

Job Title: Residential Care Counselor

Department: CADD Exeter House - 1202139

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Hours: Rotating Schedule between week 1 and week 2 as followed.

Week 1: Sun 7:00am-2:30pm and 2:30pm-8:30pm (double), Thu 3:00pm-11:00pm

Week 2: Tue 3:00pm-11:00pm, Sat 7:00am-2:30pm and 2:30pm-8:30pm (double)

Requirements:

  • Baccalaureate Degree in a Human Service field. (Equivalent experience may be substituted for educational requirements).
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.
  • Six months to one year of direct child care work with emotionally impaired youth.

Description:

  • Responsible for the care and safety of assigned children.
  • As a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team, assumes primary residential care counselor role.
  • Responsible for input into the formulation of a therapeutic residential treatment plan, and the implementation, observation, and documentation of this program under the direction of the Residential Care Supervisor