Counselor

Elwyn Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 2 months ago

COVID-19 Considerations:

Starting October 15th, all Elwyn team members working in Philadelphia healthcare, long-term care and nursing home settings, will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless the worker has a religious or medical exemption. If you are offered and accept a position with Elwyn, you will be required to provide proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of the pre-employment onboarding process.

  • Sign-on bonus of $1,000 available for Life Skills Associates new hires, whose full-time employment starts after September 27, 2021. Sign-on bonus of $1,000 is payable after completion of 180 days of employment. Current & former employees are not eligible for the sign-on bonus. See HR for sign-on bonus guidelines.

Who are we looking for? YOU. We want team members that operate with integrity, are reliable, enjoy doing a good job and get excited about impacting the lives of others.

Who are we? We are Elwyn. We are the leader in education, treatment, and support services to children and adults with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and related behavioral health challenges.

What do we offer? We offer excellent health/wellness benefits, generous time-off, paid training, retirement benefits, career growth and a safe work environment (PPE).

Are you looking for meaningful ways to contribute towards the lives of others? Do you have experience caring for others? Do you enjoy working in a team?

If yes, then we definitely want to speak with you about our full-time, part-time, and PRN entry-level Caregiver positions.

Various Shifts Available at sites in Delaware County and Philadelphia, PA Full Time, Part Time and PRN

Elwyn's Community Residential Services Programs are looking for commited, enthusiastic and dedicated team members to support individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in their homes and communities. If you are looking for a challenging, yet engaging and enriching career, please consider applying

Locations and shifts are available throughout Delaware County

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Schedules medical appointments for consumers.

  • Provides transportation for appointments, outings, etc.

  • Performs administrative duties, including accepting/delivering accurate messages, filing, etc.

  • Supervises, assists, and trains consumers in self-care and independent living skills, including bathing and all areas of personal hygiene.

  • Participate in the development and implement the ISP.

  • Assists consumers in food shopping, preparation, serving, cleaning and care of home, laundry, personal hygiene, menu planning and implementation, etc.

  • Documents consumer progress and other necessary documentation.

  • Ensures confidentiality of consumer records.

  • Performs related work as required.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Relevant training and/or experience in the field of Human Services (experience working directly with individuals with developmental and/or intellectual disabilities preferred).

  • Must have current, valid driver's license in state of residence, three (3) years driving experience in the United States, and acceptable driving record; otherwise-qualified candidate may be considered for non-driving position with less than three years of driving experience in the United States to be converted to a driving position upon completion of said three years

EDUCATION REQUIRED:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Elwyn does not discriminate against an employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic disposition or marital or veteran status in hiring, promoting, demoting, training, benefits, layoffs, terminations, recommendations, rates of pay, or any other term or condition of employment.

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