Stonington Institute - North Stonington, CT

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Stonington Institute began serving recovering alcoholics in 1957 as Starlight Farms, a working farm where adults in recovery were introduced to the principles of Alcoholics Anonymous. Today, we are the longest continually operating, free-standing, voluntary treatment facility in New England. Our main campus is located in North Stonington, CT, in its original private and peaceful rural setting. We have additional clinical sites in Groton, CT. Transportation and off-campus housing assistance make our programs and services accessible to a statewide clientele. Those programs include: medical detoxification, rehabilitation/residential treatment, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient treatment (both day and evening), ambulatory detoxification. The Institute accepts private insurance, state-funded plans and self pay arrangements.

Direct care workers are responsible for the day to day supervision and safety of clients with developmental disabilities. This includes facilitating various therapeutic groups and activities in a residential setting. This individual functions as a team member in the delivery of services.

All shifts available.


Minimum HS diploma + 2 years in a residential behavioral health setting. Experience with adolescents and valid drivers license required; PSL preferred. Experience working with developmentally delayed or low functioning population required. Applicants must pass criminal background check, DCF check, and pre-employment testing including drug screen.

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