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Careers

Residential Worker

The Residential worker provides supervision and support to clients living in a group home or apartment/community setting. They encourage residential client’s wellness and recovery through group activities, education in daily living skills, supportive counseling and medication management.
This position includes the following shifts totaling 36 hrs per week.

Saturday – 7am-3pm = 8hrs
Sunday – 4pm – Monday 8am ( awake overnight) = 16 hrs
Thursday – 12pm – 12am= 12 hrs

All shift work at this location between 11pm and 8 am, qualifies for shift differential pay.
Benefits include: Health Ins, Dental Ins, Life Ins, Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, 403B Retirement Plan & Voluntary Insurance plans. Generous paid time off including, vacation, sick, personal and holiday time.

The position requires meeting of documentation standards, and required clinical competencies as identified. Basic computer/keyboarding skills, including familiarity with word processing programs, (MS Word preferred) for report writing, forms, records, letters, etc., ability to learn and use the electronic client record keeping system, additional requirements may occur as specific job needs evolve. Understanding of various treatment theories and modalities which are considered as standard or usual in the treatment of the adult psychiatric population and their families needed.

Qualifications: BA degree from an accredited college or university with a major in a mental health, health, or other appropriate human services related discipline; or a licensed registered nurse; or a combination of one or more years of college plus related work or life experience together equaling four years (The individual is required to have at least one year of related work or life experience, if the four year college education does not meet the requirements above.); or a license as a practical nurse plus two years of related work or life experience; or a high school diploma or the equivalent, plus four years of related work or life experience.
Preferred Qualifications: As listed above plus experience in the field of Mental Health Services; Valid drivers license. Good driving record, meets recommendations of Agency Automotive Insurer.

Position requires CPR/First Aid training, be obtained prior to delivering services alone and within 30 days of hire. We will provide training if none currently exists.

Residential Worker P/T

This position is for an every other Saturday, 11pm – 7am (awake overnight) shift.
All shift work at this location between 11pm and 8 am, qualifies for shift differential pay.
Please see qualifications for Residential Worker in the above ad.

Residential Workers for Relief Coverage
This position is for relief coverage and has no regularly scheduled hours.
Objective of this position is to cover shifts when regularly scheduled staff are off from work.
Please see qualifications for Residential Worker in the above ad.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.  

 

Applicants/employees are subject to inquiries to the NJ Central Registry, a Criminal Background Check and Motor Vehicle Report, all when and as required.

 

Resumes should contain a cover letter indicating position being applied for. Forward to: HR@westbergen.org  or fax to 201-957-1566

 

 

 

Updated 6/10/21