Community Support Counselor- Adult Day (CSC-AD)
Job Type
Full-time
Description

  

Knowing you are changing the world, even if it’s just for one person, is incredibly rewarding. At The Faison Center, a nationally recognized leader in disability services across the lifespan, it happens daily. We spend our days creating life changing opportunities for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and other developmental disabilities. As a community support coach working in our Day Program you will support adult clients in their pursuit of maximal independence, growth, and fulfillment.


Artists who need afternoons and weekends to work on their craft, musicians who are in bands and need time to practice and play, aspiring special education teachers and clinicians—all of these great people and those with other interests, backgrounds and experiences have a place to work at The Faison Center.  


Requirements

 

  

Benefits for Full-time Staff*:

-Leave every day at 4:00pm 

-Over 4 weeks of time off, with additional paid sick leave 

-Current employees are eligible for referral bonuses 

-100% college tuition paid for approved coursework

-Multiple paths and opportunities for advancement

-Access to free meditation apps, campus yoga programs, and six free counseling sessions through our employee assistance program

-Dental, health, vision, life insurance, and 403B retirement benefits


Job Summary: 

We will train you to perform all necessary duties when working with students.

-Deliver one-to-one and small group instruction to adults while using the community as their classroom.

-Facilitate participation in social, recreational and leisure activities

-Help individuals maximize their potential and connect with their community

-Collect data to measure individual progress

-Work collaboratively with a team to help individuals achieve meaningful outcomes and improve their quality of life


Qualifications: 

-Current valid driver's license required

-High school diploma or equivalent required

-Bachelor's degree preferred

-Experience working with individuals with disabilities is great, but more importantly we value a desire to help make a difference in people’s lives


The Faison Center is an equal opportunity employer. 



Salary Description
$14.54/hour