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Residential Support Staff - Private Residence* (Sign On Bonus) - Overnight Shift

Residential Support Staff - Private Residence* (Sign On Bonus) - Overnight Shift

The Community Support and Rehabilitation Team (CRT) at NCSS is seeking a caring and flexible individual who can be sensitive to the changing needs of the population served in the supportive residential program.  Core tasks include providing care to adults with severe mental illness in a way that respects each resident’s dignity and abilities and creating a safe and supportive environment for all individuals that reside in the home. This position is eligible for a $1,000.00 sign-on bonus to be paid out at a designated time. Mention the phrase “HIRE ME” in your cover letter to qualify. This is an open position that is critical to care working for an agency that is continuing to provide essential services during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Current Available Shift:

  • Overnight: 6:00 pm to 6:00 am; days subject to change

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work collaboratively with each resident’s treatment team, other agencies, and community resources
  • Support residents in strengthening independent living skills
  • Provide support around activities of daily living
  • Assist in problem solving needs, behavioral interventions, and providing strengths-based education with the goal of recovery
  • Facilitating daily group and house activities
  • Medication administration
  • Cooking and light house cleaning
  • Timely clinical documentation
  • A valid driver’s license in good standing and the ability to transport clients in your vehicle

Skills and Abilities Preferred:

  • Being a strong team player with good communication skills
  • Self-motivated, task oriented, compassionate, and organized qualities
  • A strong understanding of client centered treatment
  • Knowledge of mental illness

NCSS is a short 25 minute commute from the Burlington area and close to Interstate 89.  Please send resume and cover to careers@ncssinc.org or apply online at www.ncssinc.org/careers.

May 12, 2020
Behavioral Health
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services field, preferred, however an Associate’s Degree with relevant experience will be considered
St. Albans, VT
NCSS
Full-Time
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