This program specializes in serving women referred by the Department of Developmental Disabilities who have intellectual disabilities, as well as psychiatric diagnosis and/or eating disorders. This service combines a five-person residential home with several single apartments and is staffed 24 hours a day. The treatment focus is on mental health stabilization, community inclusion, job development, and relationship development and maintenance. 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.
Residential Counselors provide support, guidance, advocacy, case management, and empowerment to the adults served in this community residential setting.
Bachelor's Degree in a Social Services related field preferred
Experience and/or internship with intellectually disabled adults
Bilingual English/Spanish and/or bi-cultural preferred
Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle