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Social Rehabilitation Counselor

|  Job ID # 18-12

Location:

Putnam, CT

Description:

The Community Support Division of United Services has a community based full time position for a Social Rehabilitation Counselor. We are looking for a dynamic individual interested in improving the social and wellness needs of adult clients with mental health issues and co-occurring disorders. This position will complete our experienced Putnam team. This candidate will be working primarily in the community in what is known as “the clubhouse without walls model.”

The successful applicant will be able to coach and model the elements of a healthy lifestyle. This will include teaching cooking classes promoting active exercise, as well as other wellness topics to help members improve their health and longevity.

The candidate that we are seeking will have strong interpersonal skills including client engagement. This individual will also, support our social clients as they become more involved in community settings such as volunteering and participating in community events at the library, for example. The right candidate will be effective collaborating with their team, as well as have the ability to work independently.

Schedule:

Monday, Thursday, Friday – 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday – 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday – 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in relevant human services field required.

Salary Range:

$14.62 – $16.54 per hour depending on experience

 United Services is an Affirmative Action Employer EEO/M/F/D/V.