Awake Overnight Counselor

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

Education:   A.A. Degree in Human Services field OR

Experience:  Six months experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities.

 

SCOPE OF WORK

 

The Awake Overnight Counselor is responsible to the participants in the residential program for assisting in the provision of a safe and warm home-like environment.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

 

  • Support participants in the daily care of the home including housekeeping, maintenance and meal preparation.

  • Assist in the design of the daily activity schedule for two individuals.

  • Implement the evening/sleep schedules and plans.

  • If supporting children, provide individual attention and care to children unable to attend school due to illness or school closings.

  • Assist in planning for adequate supplies of food and household goods for the provision of nutritious meals and effective maintenance of the home.

  • Assists individuals in attending emergency medical appointments.

  • Perform daily duties in coordination with Residential Instructional Associate to facilitate effective program implementation.

  • Perform any duties as assigned by the Community Support Coordinator.

  • Adhere to agency Policies and Procedures, federal, state and local regulations and applicable standards promulgated by the Accreditation Council. The Awake Overnight Counselor reports directly to the Community Support Coordinator.

Call us:

301-926-2300

Find us: 

9075 Comprint Court

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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