The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. This program specializes in serving women referred by the Department of Developmental Disabilities who have intellectual disabilities, as well as psychiatric diagnosis and/or eating disorders. This service combines a five-person residential home with several single apartments and is staffed 24 hours a day. The treatment focus is on mental health stabilization, community inclusion, job development, and relationship development and maintenance.
The Bridge provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. The Bridge is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
Residential Counselors provide support, guidance, advocacy, case management, and empowerment to the adults served in this community residential setting.
Bachelor's Degree in a Social Services related field preferred.
Experience and/or internship with intellectually disabled adults.
Bilingual English/Spanish and/or bi-cultural preferred.
Must be 20 years of age.
Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle.
Proficiency with Microsoft Suite including Word.
First Aid and CPR certified or certifiable.