As an Adult 1:1 Counselor you will plan and provide direct services to one client, which includes positive role modeling in the areas of life skills, community utilization, healthcare, and social and recreational activities. In addition, you will provide vocational training, which includes seeking vocational opportunities and enhancing supports for work for that individual.
A High School diploma or GED is required. While the ideal candidate for this position has a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, education, recreation or a related field; or has equivalent experience, candidates with a high school diploma/ GED and are new to the human services field are encouraged to apply! Knowledge of DDS procedures and regulations and experience working with a special needs population preferred. Upon hire into this position, you will attain MAP certification for medication administration. He or she must have the ability to handle children/ individuals in crisis safely, with compassion. A valid driver’s license with a clean driving record is required.
Fluent English speaking and writing skills, empathy and the ability to listen, good time management skills and professional appearance and demeanor are all required for this position. $15.00 per hour.
38 hours: Sun 8a -10p, Mon – Wed 2p-10p (Sandwich Rd, Plymouth)
30 hours: Thurs, Fri 2p-10p, Sat 8a-10p (Sandwich Rd, Plymouth)
24 hours: Fri, Sat 8a -8p (Great Hill, Sandwich)
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Latham Centers, Inc. (Latham) provides equal opportunity for all individuals served and employed. Latham does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, age, veteran status, or any other category protected under applicable law in treatment or employment at Latham, admission or access to Latham, or any other aspect of the programs and activities that Latham operates.