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RELIEF COUNSELOR

Relief Counselors at Vinfen Connecticut ensure a safe and healthy environment for the people we serve, supporting them and encouraging them to become more independent and be more active within their community.

As a Relief Counselor, you provide support and care to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities or psychiatric conditions on a per diem basis. In your role you will work together with the people we serve, their families, friends, employers, and other support staff to transform their lives.

Relief Counselors have a range of duties include administrating medication under the Medication Administration Plan (MAP), implementing treatment plans, and assisting people with activities of daily living, such as household chores and cooking. You also strengthen residents’ connection to their community by providing transportation on outings such as shopping and doctor’s appointments.

You will face challenges in your work, but also witness people overcoming limitations and making tremendous gains in their lives. Vinfen Connecticut offers a comprehensive orientation and ongoing employee training to provide you with the tools you need to do your job. We also offer certifications at Vinfen Connecticut to make it easy for you to stay up-to-date on the best practices in health and human services. Working as a Relief Counselor at Vinfen Connecticut is also a great way to learn more about what we do and begin your career with us in providing excellent health and human services.

View available positions and to apply on our job openings page.