Direct Care Counselor/Overnight

Home for Little Wanderers 8 reviews Roxbury, MA
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Job Description

Foster healthy, appropriate relationships with our clients through daily interactions with them. Develop an understanding of level system (cards, behavior contracts etc). Supervise and coordinate activities of daily living including hygiene, clothing, chores, and other activities. Assist children with the transition from each scheduled activity. Provide First Aid appropriately as needed. May plan and participate in activities with students on an individual and small group (less than 6) level in accordance with treatment plans and goals. Teach age appropriate life skills and social skills through modeling, counseling, and other techniques. Participate in groups and activities designed to enhance growth and development. Participate in off campus recreational/educational activities. Maintain a safe and supportive environment. Manage living, dining, educational, recreational areas to provide a clean, organized environment for students. Insure adequate supervision of students through coordination of care with other staff.

Education and Experience:High school diploma or equivalent. 1 year child care experience in a residential setting with similar population of children.
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Home for Little Wanderers Reviews

3.2
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      Great company, with a wonderful reputation. Everyone is extremely well connected

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