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Residential Counselor - Certified Apartment ProgramPOSITION SUMMARY
The Residential Counselor is a Direct Service member of the Residential Team. The Residential Counselor provides quality care to residents. This facilitates growth and development of the expertise necessary for independent living through training and assistance. The residents’ care is in conformity with the Individualized Service Plan, certifying/regulatory bodies including OMH/OPWDD/HUD, and Gateway’s goals.
-Assist residents with everyday living expertise to foster growth and independence
-Encourage individuals to participate in activities that promote health and wellness
-Support residents with personal care needs
-Use best practices to ensure safety of individuals and coworkers
-Participate in everyday household maintenance
-Model appropriate social interactions for individuals
-Transport residents to appointments in agency vehicle
-Ensure all documentation is completed according to regulations and policies
-Complete all requires trainings and certifications