Program Counselor - Hewitt, MN
Status: Part Time
Schedule: 4 days per week for 2.5 to 3 hours (after 3:45pm)
Meridian Services provides assistance to people with developmental disabilities in a variety of programs within in home settings. We encourage consumers to pursue their dreams and desires, our employees support them to make meaningful choices and encourage them to become a part of their communities. We believe that our employees are the key to their success. We are looking for caring, compassionate and motivated employees to join our team and begin a meaningful career.
We are seeking Direct Care Professionals/Program Counselors to provide assistance to individuals with disabilities; behavioral or medical complexities.
As a Program Counselor, you will support our consumers with daily activities that may include medication administration, personal cares and meal preparations/planning. Program Counselors may accompany the consumer(s) out into the community on a regular basis in order to facilitate the consumer’s participation in a range of activities. Additionally, Program Counselors will follow client specific behavior plans and program goals to improve the quality of life for those we serve.
Your specific duties will vary, depending on the consumers you support and the hours you work.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record as determined by Meridian Services policy.
Current vehicle insurance.
Six months of experience in human services preferred.
Successful clearance of local and/or state background checks.
To learn more about our company including open positions as well as full job descriptions, please visit our website: www.meridiansvs.com.