Resident Counselor III- Full Time Term

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Job Code: PD20-36
Posted On: Thursday, 2nd July 2020
Department: Resident Services
Location: Bauer Park
14635 Bauer Drive Rockville MD 20853
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: 4 Year Degree
Pay Rate: Grade 20- Minimum - $49,994

Job Description:

This 18 month, Full-time Term, position is responsible for providing crisis intervention, information, and referral and counseling service for elderly and disabled residents of senior, adult, independent living facilities. Will coordinate service delivery from County and nonprofit agencies. Will advocate for new services and maintain clear and concise records including the Resident Services database and statistical and program reports. Will organize and facilitate groups and community projects in conjunction with the Divisions Programming Team.  This is an 18-month Full-Time term position continuation of this position is dependent upon grant approval.


Preferred Skills:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Counseling or related field (MSW preferred) 
  • Minimum of three years experience with low-income families.
  • Must have experience working with and creating programs for elderly and disabled populations.
  • Must have the ability to relate well to people of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
  • Must possess excellent assessment, oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have the ability to work independently and exercise good judgment.
  • Must have the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Must have good computer skills (Word & Excel).
  • Must have working knowledge of community resources.
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred.