Careers

Current Employment Opportunities

Residential Counselor / Overnight Awake

Salary: $12.00 per hour plus $.20 differential

Responsibilities:

  • Provide supervision and counseling to residents so as to foster their individual growth and development.
  • Ensure resident's medical, dental, dietary, psychological and all other service recommendations and treatments are followed through as identified on the Individual's Overall Plan of Care.
  • Responsible for supervision of leisure skill activities, preparing meals, cleaning and household chores.

Hours: See below

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma, Bachelors Degree in Human Services preferred.
  • One year experience working with persons with disabilities preferred.
  • Valid Drivers License and ability to possess a Sate of CT Public Service License.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Must maintain CPI, CPR and First Aid certification and eligible for DDS medication certification
  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.
  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.
  • Ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.
  • Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.
  • Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.

Date Posted:

04/13/15 - Broadhurst / Fairfield - 40 hrs.
Tuesday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Wednesday
Wednesday: 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Thursday
Thursday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Friday
Friday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Saturday

12/22/14 - Carroll Apts. / Bridgeport - 13 hrs.
Tuesday: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Wednesday

01/18/15 - Daniels Farm / Trumbull - 16 hrs.
Friday 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Saturday
Saturday 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Sunday

07/02/15 - Daniels Farm / Trumbull - 37.5 hrs.
Wednesday: 8:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Thursday
Thursday: 8:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Friday
Friday: 8:30 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Saturday

06/05/15 - Hilltop / Trumbull - 30 hrs.
Thursday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Friday
Friday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Saturday
Saturday: 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m. Sunday

07/20/15 - White Plains Road / Trumbull - 30 hrs.
Wednesday: 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Thursday
Thursday: 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Friday
Friday: 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Saturday

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479
hr@kennedyctr.org