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Behavioral Health Counselor

Transitional Housing Program | Chester, NJ | Full Time

Job Description

Responsibilities:

Providing direct residential support services to consumers in community residences as they prepare for more independent living.

FULL-TIME OVERNIGHT SHIFT: Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11pm-9am

  • Provides on site consumer supervision.
  • Participates as a team member in the maintenance and care of agency facilities and ensures safety of the consumers in those facilities.
  • Transports consumers in agency vehicles in a safe, cautious and responsible manner.
  • Observes consumers’ self-administration of prescribed medication as per agency procedures; Provides medication education.
  • Supervises and assists consumers in housekeeping, maintenance, and upkeep of the residence.
  • Documents service delivery and maintains accurate and timely clinical documentation.
    Functions as a team member by covering shifts, facilitating groups, participating in program activities, communicating all relevant information to other team members, covering co-workers duties as needed.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school in mental health, social work, psychiatric rehabilitation, nursing, or a related discipline; a combination of one or more years of college plus work or life experience together equaling four years; OR licensed as a Practical Nurse (LPN) plus two years of related work or life experience; OR a High School diploma and four years of related mental health experience.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, with a good driving record.

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