Live-In Residential Counselor
Los Angeles, CA 90079
Specialized Health Services, Inc.
Be a part of a team to support adults with intellectual challenges. Great opportunity for students studying nursing, social work or psychology or a person who wants part time work with a lot of free time! Live in a quiet neighborhood, two blocks from Ventura Blvd. You will have the opportunity to provide support for client's emotional needs and teach life skills. Four clients live at this home, each with their own bedroom and who are able of providing for their own personal care needs.
The Live-in position includes room and board (private bathroom), free utilities, free cable TV and internet . This position requires you to live in the home and work part-time, approximately 20 hours per week.
Duties include: medication administration, meal preparation, cleaning to maintain the facility, community outings and client supervision.
Wage: $14.25- $14.65 per hour depending on experience.
Hours: Monday 3pm-9pm, Saturday 7am-2pm and Sunday 2pm-9pm, more hours available to cover other shifts as needed.
Requirements for the job:
- Must be 21 years of age.
- Must have a three year driving history, with only maximum of two points on your record and no DUIs.
- Must have your own reliable car, insured in YOUR NAME.
- Must pass a background check (at agency's expense)
- Must pass a physical and TB test (agency's expense).
We are a small non-profit agency seeking a patient, compassionate and easy going person to fill this position. You will find it very rewarding to work with our wonderful clients!
We were established specifically to meet a unmet need for day program services for adults who have both a developmental disability and a mental illness. We have operated three day programs and a residential facility for over 34 years!