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  • Awake Weekend Overnight Counselor - MRC Women's Residence (Fitchburg)

    Job Locations US-MA-Fitchburg
    # of Openings
    USD $12.40/Hr.
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    This program is a four-bed residential treatment program for women funded by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC).  The home is fully accessible and provides residential support to women with physical, medical, and emotional challenges. Hands-on specialized personal care, including transfers and lifting, are provided. The program utilizes a Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) treatment model which focuses on emotion regulation, behavioral stabilization, socialization skills, and life skills development.


    Our agency provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. Our agency is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.


    Awake overnight counselors provide support to individuals who live in the program. 


    Candidates must have the ability to remain awake and alert during the overnight shift.


    Overnights are responsible for: hygiene (Activities of Daily Living/ADL's - including assisting with hygiene, toileting, transfers, etc.), transportation, medication administration, recreational activities, meal preparation, documentation, and all other duties as assigned by supervisor.


    • Bachelor's Degree in a Social Services related field preferred, and/or experience or internship with adults with intellectual disabilities.
    • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) experience preferred.
    • Candidate must have a current, valid driver's license and the minimum of a high school diploma or GED.
    • Candidates must demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Word and be First Aid, CPR and MAP (Medication Administration Program) certified or certifiable. 


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