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Part-Time Residential Counselor at a Residential Facility! (GREENFIELD)

Part-Time Residential Counselor at a Residential Facility! (GREENFIELD)

Compensation: $13.00 to $15.80 per hour (commensurate with experience) plus an excellent benefits package
Employment type: part-time

Our Company:
 Psynergy is an adult high-end residential facility that provides housing option for individuals who desire a home-like setting coupled with care and supervision. Our atmosphere celebrates hope, promotes personal growth and builds social networks. We have three locations: Morgan Hill, Greenfield, and Sacramento and growing!

We believe that together, we can achieve more. The prospect of community integration for individuals experiencing mental distress can be a reality - we offer a New Vision of community life. We are committed to creating innovative options for individuals to move out of locked settings and into successful community living.

Job Summary: We are looking to hire several responsible, experienced, dedicated Residential Counselors to complement our team and work the day and swing shifts, on a part-time basis.

Responsible for recreational, educational, life skills and other activities that contribute to the achievement of our resident's goals and objectives. Provide conditions and direct client services according to Psynergy's established procedures and schedules.

Responsibilities and Duties:
- Provide assistance individually and in groups to supports clients in all areas of daily living and working.
- Observe, perform and document timely narrative entries of resident's daily activities in the "daily log" according to established process and assures paperwork/reports are completed
- Monitor residents' behavioral changes for signs and symptoms of mental illness, reinforce positive appropriate behavior, offer counseling and support to residents in need
- Encourage all clients to attend activities, groups and scheduled appointments
- Assist cleaning staff and kitchen staff with the redirecting of clients
- Provide client transportation in agency vehicles to off-site outings and appointments, or to obtain program supplies or other agency business
- Assure facility is clean and well kept; perform light cleaning duties as needed
- Encourage and assist clients in completing tasks as needed such as assisting incontinent clients with laundry, room cleaning and changing sheets; and monitoring/assisting diabetic clients with maintenance of special diets
- Familiarize self with the overall health status of all clients especially clients with diabetes, current illness, and/or restricted health care conditions
- Administer PRN medications and completes Medication Log and/or other audits according to medication room policies and procedures
- Take vital signs in certain situation and reports results
- Remain awake and alert while on duty for shift.
Job Requirements:
- High school diploma or GED
- 1-2 years related experience preferred
- Valid CA driver's license, current automobile insurance, and a good driving record as documented by a DMV report
- Valid standard first aid/CPR card from an accredited institution and be able to administer first aid in an emergency situation
- Knowledge of Microsoft Word; Microsoft Excel; inventory software; internet software; order processing systems; and database software preferred.

 We strive to maintain a diverse, motivated, and positive work environment at all of our locations. This is a part-time position with a rate of $13.00 to $15.80 per hour (commensurate with experience). You may be required to work one weekends and holidays. We offer an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO) and 5% 401(k) matching and profit sharing.

 If you are selected to move forward in our process we will contact you to complete an application and criminal background check form (Required). Please no phone calls. Visit our web site for additional information on our company at:

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome diversity in the workplace.

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