We are seeking an enthusiastic and compassionate individual to join our team as a Support Counselor.
In this position, you will assist an adult individual with disabilities in learning independent living skills. Your duties will include:
Starting pay rate is $12 per hour. $500 1-year sign-on bonus for full-time employees working 32 hours or more per week.
Are you the right one for us?
If youre our ideal candidate, youll preferably have post-secondary training/coursework or an Associates Degree. Preferably, you will have prior experience working as a Residential Counselor, Supports Counselor, Job Coach, Employment Specialist, Behavior Aide/Technician, and/or Home Health Aide. Lastly, you will be willing and able to travel to and support clients throughout Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Most importantly, you will be passionate about our mission to assist individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in finding the supports, services and opportunities they need to live the life they dream of. You will be a reliable, compassionate, resourceful and detail-oriented professional who is able to balance outstanding service with excellent work-ethics. You will also be an exceptional problem-solver and excellent communicator who is able to foster effective, collaborative relationships with clients and families and embrace a compassionate, team-based culture.
When you join our team at Companions, you will be joining a company that offers: