Residential Counselor
SD013
 Dix Hills, NY
MINIMUM RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Understand the program’s policies, routines and regulations.
  • Interpret and enforce the policies, procedures, rules and regulations at all times in a consistent manner and in keeping with their intent regarding the delivery of services to the residents in care.
  • Remain alert to problem identification and crisis resolution as required.
  • Attend in-service training sessions, conferences and/or workshops as required and authorized by the Program Director.
  • Participate in monthly staff meetings and supervision with Senior Counselor.
  • Maintain a safe and comfortable environment for the residents.
  • Conduct scheduled group meetings with residents as needed.
  • Drive clients to meetings, treatment, etc.
  • Observe and record residents’ medication usage.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Hourly rate is $15
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CASAC-T or substance abuse education/experience
  • Valid NYS Drivers License
  • Acceptable clearance checks for State Central Register, Driver license.
  • Compliance with health regulations for physical/mantoux testing.