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Senior Community Integration Counselor in Columbia, MD at Community Options

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Columbia, MD
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/24/2018

Job Description

Community Options, Inc. is a national non-profit agency providing services to individuals with disabilities in 11 states. 

We are seeking a Part-Time Senior Community Integration Counselor to provide individualized services designed to assist participants in managing and overcoming the difficulties confronted when living in the community.

Starting Rate: $12.50/hour

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred.
  • Minimum 1 year of related work experience, preferably working with individuals with disabilities.
  • Understanding and commitment to community based supports for people with disabilities.
  • Valid Driver’s License.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in managing Community Integration Counselors.
  • Monitor and schedule required staff trainings, seminars, and conferences.
  • Monitor fiscal, medical, personnel, and ISP documentation to ensure accuracy.
  • Monitor and schedule vehicle maintenance.
  • Assist in maintaining and monitoring petty cash.
  • Monitor and report health and medical needs of individuals.
  • Build a support network between the individuals and community members.
  • Prepare progress reports monthly and quarterly.
  • Control overtime and budget hours.
  • Coordinate transportation.
  • Serve as an active member of each person’s Inter-Disciplinary Team (IDT), which includes involvement in Individual Habilitation Plan development.
  • Develop individualized daily routine for each participant.
  • Seek volunteer jobs for participant.
  • Plan at least one weekly group activity.
  • May perform the duties of Direct Support Professionals or CIC as necessary, in accordance with current staffing needs.

Working Conditions:

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds, and to assist an individual physically.
  • Work will take place in community and residential settings.

Competitive Benefits:

  • Insurance Options (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Holidays—Including a Birthday Holiday
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Employee Incentive & Discount Programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunities

If interested, please click Apply Now or send resume to: Resumes-HW@comop.org

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Community Options is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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