Residential Counselor - Lakeview - $1000 Sign On Bonus

Create a safe and supportive home environment for adults with mental health issues. 

Lakeview is a long-term recovery-based Howard Center group home for 16 adults with mental health challenges. Many of our residents have lived together for decades, and several of our dedicated team members have worked at Lakeview for decades as well.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a stable, therapeutic environment
  • Implement treatment plans
  • Teach independent living skills
  • Provide supportive counseling, medication management, and crisis intervention
  • Help residents strengthen coping and symptom management skills 
  • Maintain the safety of the house by monitoring who is coming and going

Requirements:

  • Experience working with individuals experiencing major mental illness and substance abuse issues.
  • Ability to handle crisis situations, work in a team environment and maintain respectful relationships is essential
  • Valid driver's license and transportation

Structure:

  • Part-time:
    • Wednesday 1PM to 11PM
    • Friday 4:30 - 10PM
    • Sunday 7PM to 10PM
    • Monday 7PM to 10PM
    • Tuesday 7PM to 10PM
  • Non-exempt position 
  • $18.37 hourly rate
  • We offer a competitive salary commensurate to experience

Benefits:

  • 36 paid days off
  • 401k with up to 8% employer contribution
  • Excellent Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability Insurance
  • Childcare stipend

*All sign on bonuses are exclusively offered to external staff and internal staff are not eligible.

*All referral bonuses are exclusively offered to internal staff and external applicants are not eligible.

Howard Center is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The agency's culture and service delivery is strengthened by the diversity of its workforce.  Minorities, people of color, LGBTQIA and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  EOE/TTY. Visit "About Us" to review Howard Center's EOE policy.