Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Residential Counselor - Evenings or Overnights in Red Hook, New York

DEVEREUX ADVANCED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

"Changing Lives and Nurturing Human Potential"

We are looking for full time Direct Support staff in Red Hook, NY for overnight and evening positions.

Pay for these positions starts at $12.00/hour and up based on education and experience.

If you are looking to make a positive difference in the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities then Devereux is the place for you!!

YOU

Will Add Value By :

  • Assisting clients in daily living activities including health & personal management, achieving personal goals, recreation, and daily household living.

  • Maintaining a safe and therapeutic treatment enviornment that meets the physical, emotional, and personal needs of program clients while improving functioning and minimizing interfering behaviors.

  • Providing client documentation to include shift reports, incident reports, and individual progress notes.

  • Facilitating proper medical care including medication administration for clients.

Organization Profile:

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. We have a unique model that connects the latest scientific and medical advancements to practical, effective interventions in the treatment of behavioral health.

We were founded in 1912 by one of the first pioneers in the field, Helena Devereux. Today, we are a national non-profit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of Autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Additional Details:

The primary purpose of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners.

Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan.

Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision, Supplemental Life, and Accident coverage are available to FT employees.

*It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.

To learn more about our comprehensive benefit package, visit

http://learn.devereux.org/benefits . In addition to these benefits we also offer a healthcare option through MVP here in New York.

And remember: Working at Devereux helps you qualify for loan forgiveness for both Direct and Federal Perkins Loans!!

For more information visit

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/repay-loans/forgiveness-cancellation/charts

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Requirements

  • Have a High School Diploma/GED with 2 years of related experience OR an Associate's Degree with 1 year of related experience.

  • Have a Valid NY Driver's License.

  • Be flexible, patient, energetic, creative, and have a sense of humor.

  • Have a strong passion for working with and helping children and adults with special needs.