As a Clubhouse Counselor I, you provide individual and group support to the members of the Clubhouse. Through assessment and development of Individual Action Plan (IAP) goals, Clubhouse counselors work in partnership with Clubhouse members to improve life skills and self-determination within the established work areas of the Club, as well as in social and community activities.
The Clubhouse Counselor I will teach, coach, and facilitate skill development for all work area members; provide meaningful work opportunities within the work areas and encourage member participation in activities; communicate and reinforce the Clubhouse culture/philosophy to the membership as well as other involved providers and community resources and implement and support all Clubhouse policy and procedures. Other responsibilities include:
Maintain program records for members. Support Clubhouse members in the documenting of progress on their personalized Action Plan, if they choose to do so.
Assist with management and oversight of Clubhouse art studio and exhibitions, overse daily operations of Art Studio and computer area
Facilitate arts projects and provide group and one to one support within the Communications and Arts Unit of the Clubhouse
Facilitate projects with groups and individuals, facilitate computer trainings and publication of newsletter
Work with artists to develop their portfolios and support them in presentation, marketing and exhibiting of their work
Work with members to curate several group exhibits per year, including promotion, opening receptions and sales
Create linkages to community venues and further education and employment opportunities
Promote peer leadership opportunities to support the sharing of skills and leadership opportunities
Oversee sales documentation
Why Vinfen? We are committed to you! We offer great training, great benefits, career growth and job security!
Our comprehensive and generous benefits package includes:
A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan
First-rate Medical, Dental and Vision plans that are open all employees scheduled to work 30 hours per week or more. Plus, we offer a generous employer contribution toward the cost of medical insurance!
Employer-paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance (no cost to you!)
Employer-paid Short-Term Disability Insurance along with the option to purchase additional, voluntary, Short-Term disability insurance
Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care)
Voluntary Term, Whole Life, Accident and Critical Care Insurance
Generous paid time off (Employees scheduled to work 20 hours or more per week):
15 days of Vacation per year
11 Paid Holidays
10 Sick Days per year
3 Personal Days per year
Educational Assistance and Remission Programs
$500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap!
Other generous benefits including discounted YMCA memberships, access to discounted movie tickets and more!
Founded in 1977, for 40 years Vinfen has been a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. To learn more about Vinfen, and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our website at www.vinfen.org/careers.
My Job. My Community. My Vinfen.
Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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A bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology or related field is preferred, but experience may substitute for education. High school diploma or GED required.
1-3 years experience in Human Services required.
Strong art background preferred.
Strong time management and writing skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills, good judgment and the ability to coach and mentor.
All applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have a current, valid, US drivers' license for at least one year.
All applicants mus