$1,000 Sign-On Bonus: $500.00 at hire and $500.00 after you complete 6 months of service
The Individual Support Counselor works as part of a team to provide direct supports, guidance, education, advocacy and supervision for individuals with developmental and cognitive disabilities.
The Individual Support Counselor helps individuals live safely in the community, maintain their physical and emotional health, foster relationships with family and community to develop the skills necessary to increase the individual’s independence. Interaction between staff and individuals will reflect an appreciation of each individual’s uniqueness with the expectation and goal of mutual learning and growth.
The catchment area is Norwood/Walpole Area.
Schedule: Monday-Thursday 9am-2pm (20 hours)
- Ability to communicate in and comprehend the English language, including clearly documenting individual progress and activities in program records
- Ability to work as a member of a team and to function independently
- Valid driver’s license and access to dependable transportation
- High School Diploma; Bachelor’s degree preferred
Riverside Community Care is dedicated to respect, integrity and engagement of all individuals. We are committed to building an inclusive and culturally competent organization and we value the richness of having a diverse applicant pool. As an employer committed to equal opportunity, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, national origin, disability, or any other characteristic as established by law.