Requisition Number: WOMAN-ADLCO-H-12-2019-01
Job Title: ADL Counselor
City: Ardmore
State: PA

Minimum Degree Required: A - High School/GED
Minimum Years of Experience: 1
Salary Range: $13.25 hr.

ADL Counselor

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Description/Job Summary

Program Summary
Womanspace Ardmore is a residential treatment program for women who experience chemical dependence. Recovery and therapy in a home-based atmosphere is aimed at rehabilitation and a return to the community. 

Position Summary
The ADL Counselor is a direct-service position. We are looking for a part-time ADL for 20-25 hours a week M-F and on-call for all shifts.

Responsibilities:

Life Skills, Recreation and Educational Counseling
  • Conduct has 1 hour group on each shift (except overnight shift)
  • Chaperone residents at appointments / field trips / hospital when required
  • Assist in GED, bus schedules, other needed services.
Daily Accountability
  • Support residents in the daily "Accountability Sheet" that outlines the daily schedule
Food and Household Goods
  • Assist, monitor and support cooking
  • Support, assist and monitor meal preparation and cleanup
  • Support for implementation of a sound nutritional program
Medication and Health Management
  • Assist residents in securing prescriptions
  • Log in Medication Log Book
  • Monitor the residents' self-administration of all medication
  • Assist residents in scheduling medical appointments and follow-up medical recommendations
  • Collection of urine samples as assigned
General Program 
  • Conduct, facilitate and document fire as directed by the Director
  • Participate in Case Consultation Meetings, Staff Meetings and Supervision Assigned by the Director
  • Read log daily and document in log at the end of each shift
  • Inventory each resident's possessions upon admission and discharge
  • Provide emergency coverage for next shift
  • As assigned by Director to insure continuity of care
Requirements 
High School Graduate or GED. 
1 year of previous experience.
Must be able to climb three flights of stairs every hour.
Valid driver's license required.

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

Responsibilities/Duties

 Life Skills, Recreation and Educational Counseling
  • Conduct has 1 hour group on each shift (except overnight shift)
  • Chaperone residents at appointments / field trips / hospital when required
  • Assist in GED, bus schedules, other needed services.
Daily Accountability
  • Support residents in the daily "Accountability Sheet" that outlines the daily schedule
Food and Household Goods
  • Assist, monitor and support cooking

Required Experience

1 year of direct service in human services

Required Education

High School of GED

Required Qualifications

High School or GED

Program Summary

Womanspace-Ardmore is a residential program for women in recovery from drugs and alcohol
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Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.