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Residence Counselor

Job posted:
06/13/2019

Job Schedule

Evening hours

Job Status

Part Time

Location

Fassett Road IRA (Elmira, NY)

Number of Hours

20

Nature of Work:
• The Residence Counselor is responsible for the actual implementation of each individual's Individualized Program Plan as determined by the individual and his/her Service Planning Team. This includes, but is not limited to; ongoing teaching/assisting with community integration, social and recreational activities, money management, transportation, behavioral needs and overall health and well being of the individual. The Residence Counselor meets regularly with the Shift Supervisor, QIDP, Residence Manager and confers with other members of the individual's Service Planning Team to ensure services are appropriate and meet with expressed (or implied) needs, likes, and choices of the individual. Will respect each individual’s home, belongings, and Agency property. 

Minimum Qualifications: 
• High School diploma or GED is preferred. Verbal and written communication skills are necessary in order to perform the essential functions of the position.
Prefer at least one year of experience in the field of Developmental Disabilities or related field of experience.
• A valid driver’s license with driving record that meets insurability guidelines to operate Agency-owned vehicles.

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