The Bridge of Central Massachusetts, Inc. Day Program Residential Counselor - Northborough Community Residence (NCR)Sign on Bonus in Northboro, Massachusetts
The NCR program provides a therapeutic living environment for young men and women between the ages of 18 and 22 with mental health challenges. The program goal is to help young adults referred by the Department of Mental Health to develop independent living skills, healthy relationships, personal independence, and the skills to manage their illness. The program has an on-site clinician and vocational day programming. The goal is to teach the skills necessary for the young adults to live independently. The program utilizes Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) as the treatment model.
Residential Counselors provide support, guidance, advocacy, case management, and empowerment to the young adults served in this community residential setting. The day program counselor works Monday Through Friday 1st shift.
Bachelor's degree in a Social Services related field preferred, and/or experience or internship with population. Eligible candidates must be at least 21 years of age with a current, valid driver's license and the minimum of a high school diploma or GED. Eligible candidate must demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Word. Candidate must be First Aid, CPR, and Medication Administration Program (MAP) certified or certifiable.