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Direct Support Counselor Residential

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Jewish Community Services (JCS) is a comprehensive human service agency that provides a broad range of services that meet the diverse, multi-dimensional needs of individuals and families throughout Central Maryland. Join our team of professionals as we work to create a community in which every person is able to achieve his or her highest quality of life and well-being.

Jewish Community Services (JCS) currently serves individuals in our ALU homes with developmental disabilities in our Residential Program that are in need of compassionate and caring Direct Support Counselors.

Residential Direct Support Counselor/Medical Appointment Specialist  responsibilities include providing personal care including housekeeping; lifting, transferring, bathing, administrating medication, meal preparations, and performing general household duties as well as community integration (i.e. transporting individuals to doctor appointments advocates on behalf of the individual and provides medical professionals with accurate information, grocery shopping, and recreational activities).

 

OPEN HOUSE EVERY TUESDAY 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. AT OUR PARK HEIGHTS  LOCATION

 

URGENTLY HIRING : MEDICAL FLOATERS 30.00 – 40.00 HOURS PER WEEK , SOME WEEKENDS. START TIMES BETWEEN 7:00 A.M & 9:00 A.M.

 Please fill out form below prior to entering the building and provide COVID Vaccination card Upon Entry. Masks are required to enter the building.


 https://forms.associated.org/view.php?id=106607 

 

House Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Duncannon 9am -9pm 9am – 9pm
AON AON AON AON
Shamrock 3pm-11:30pm 3pm-11:30pm 3pm-11:30pm 3pm-11:30pm
Laurelwood  8am-10pm  8am-10pm
  9am-9pm
Scotts Hill  9am-11pm 9am-11pm
  3 pm -11pm
  9am – 3pm 9am – 3pm 9am – 3pm 9am – 3pm 9am – 3pm
Church Hill 7 am – 11 pm 7 am – 11 pm
 Bonnie Brae  1pm -9pm   1pm -9pm   1pm -9pm   1pm -9pm   1pm -9pm
  3-11 pm EOW
Wood Court 8 am – 11pm 8 am – 11pm
  8 am – 3 pm EOW 8 am – 3 pm

EOW

 

 * COVID Vaccination and Proof of Vaccination Required*

  • Minimum age: 21 years old
  • Current Certified Medication Technician (CMT), verifiable through the MBON, 1-year DDA client experience
  • Current MD driver’s license w/acceptable driving record (no more than 2 points) and 3 years of driving experience
  • Must have access to your own vehicle with valid insurance (may be required to use your own vehicle to transport individuals as needed)
  • Sensitivity to Jewish Culture
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • CPR & First Aid

 Preferred:

  • A valid Certified Medication Technician (CMT) certification from Dimensional Health Care Associates, Inc
  • DDA Trainings such as: BPS, OSHA, etc.

*Preference to candidates with required DDA trainings

What do we have to offer?

  • Vacation leave offered for any shifts of 20+ hrs./wk.
  • Health plus other benefits offered for any shifts of 30+ hrs./wk.
  • Vision and Dental offered for any shifts of 20+ hrs./wk.
  • 401(k) retirement plan offered for any shifts of 20+ hrs./wk.
  • Paid training
  • Free JCC Membership (taxes apply) offered for any shifts of 20+ hrs.

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Jewish Community Services (JCS) is a comprehensive human service agency that provides a broad range of services that meet the diverse, multi-dimensional needs of individuals and families throughout Central Maryland. Join our team of professionals as we work to create a community in which every person is able to achieve his or her highest quality of life and well-being.

Jewish Community Services (JCS) is an equal opportunity employer.

The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore and its Agencies are equal opportunity employers, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran's status, physical or mental disability that does not prohibit the performance of essential job functions (with or without reasonable accommodation) or any other basis protected by federal, or applicable, state or local law.

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