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Job Details

Post Date 5/18/2017
Title Per Diem Mental Health Residential Counselor
Employment Type Per Diem
Work Hours Varies
Location (County) Camden
City Hammonton
State NJ
Requisition Number 17-0588
Description

Join our team today and immerse yourself in a rewarding career for years to come!

 

As a Substitute/Per-diem Residential Counselor, you will work within an adult group home setting in Hammonton, Camden County, NJ. The adult group home is part of Oasis Expansion and will provide services and support to mentally ill adults who currently reside in our group homes located on the grounds of Ancora Psychiatric Hospital as well as individuals who are currently hospitalized and ready for discharge. 

 

Responsibilities:

• Provide onsite consumer supervision

• Train and assist with hygiene, grooming, meal preparation, laundry, and household chores

• Provide functional assessments of consumers

• Supervise and organize recreational activities

• Record significant shift incidents and observations

• Train and direct in all Activities of Daily Living

• Respond to emergency situations as directed by the Program Supervisor

• Main availability to consumers and staff on a 24 hour emergency basis

 

Benefits:

• Competitive salary

• Medical and dental insurance

• Vision plan

• Retirement plan

• Flexible spending plans • EXCELLENT time benefits

• Opportunity for personal and career growth

• Team oriented environment – we practice the FISH! Philosophy

Requirements

Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree (BA, BS, BSW) from an accredited college in a mental health related discipline; one year of related work or life experience if the four year college education is not in a human service field or a combination of one or more years of college plus work or life experience equal to four years • A license as a registered nurse (RN) • A license as a practical nurse (LPN) plus two (2) years of related work or life experience • High school diploma or equivalent plus four years of related work or life experience • Good verbal and writing skills All positions require a valid driver’s license in good standing, pre-employment drug screening and criminal background check. Oaks Integrated Care considers applicants for all positions without regard to: race; color; religion; sex; national origin; age; sexual orientation; marital or veteran status; the presence of a medical condition, genetic information or handicap, unrelated to performing the tasks of the job; or any other legally protected status.

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