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Direct Care Counselor - Children's Residential

Company: Hartford HealthCare
Location: Stratford
Posted on: November 14, 2020

Job Description:

Description

Job Schedule: Per Diem

Standard Hours: 1

Job Shift: Shift 1

Shift Details: flexiblitly to cover all shifts; mornings, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays

Workwhere every moment matters.

Everyday, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing incommon: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here.  We inviteyou to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcarenetwork.

St. Vincent’s Medical Center inBridgeport has more than 3,200 employees. It includes a 473-bed communityteaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a largemultispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults andchildren. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in Fairfield County to beintegrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system’ssecond-largest hospital.

Job Summary:

•Provides informal training and direct care to clients based on person-centered

plans, individual needs/requests and daily household operations.

Responsibilities:

•Supervises, trains, and/or assists client in accordance with the person-

centered plan, including personal care, recreation, and reinforcement of

individual habiliation objectives.

•Assures client's personal property and adaptive equipment is clean and in

good order including wheel chair, clothing and living space. Plans, schedules

and transports clients to work, appointments and community activities.

•Documents routine medications and treatments as prescribed by physicians

and/or health care professionals.

•Assists individuals with meal preparation and encourages good nutritional

habits and adherence to prescribed diets.

•Effective communication, oral, written and electronic skills.

•Assists in all duties essential to the operational needs of the site.

•Assists individuals to meet their physical emotional spiritual developmental

health and safety needs.

•Adapts positively to fast paced changing environment.

•Maintain required licenses certifications and trainings.

•Completes all related paperwork for mandatory compliance with DDS and

other related agencies.

•Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

•Required Credential(s):

•Licensed Drivers License credentialed from the Connecticut Department of

Motor Vehicles obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

•One or more of the following:

•Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Red Cross

obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

•Certified Heart Saver AED credentialed from the American Heart Association

(AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Work Experience:

•1 year experience assisting individuals with disabilities or completion of

Human Services training program preferred.

Wetake great care of careers.

With locations around the state, HartfordHealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development andgrowth.  Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge –helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and communityeducation to countless men, women and children.  We know that a thrivingorganization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefitsprogram designed to ensure work/life balance.  Every moment matters. And this is your moment .

Keywords: Hartford HealthCare, Stratford , Direct Care Counselor - Children's Residential, Other , Stratford, Connecticut

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