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Mental Health Residential Counselor (Swing/Day/NOC Shifts)

Sequoia Mental Health Services Beaverton, OR
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Are you looking for a career not just a job? Sequoia Mental Health Services has immediate openings for Residential Counselors

Join a caring, trauma-informed team of people who are impacting the lives of adults with mental health issues! Current positions open! On the job training opportunity. Sequoia MHS offers a 100% employer paid medical benefit plan after 90 days of employment and a generous PTO package.

Sequoia MHS is non-profit agency that services adults with mental illness and addictions. The two residential homes and one residential facility are part of a larger agency that has outpatient programming for children & families, adults, supported employment, integrated dual diagnosis and more. At Sequoia MHS we believe that people with mental health disabilities can live independently in the community. We provide services to achieve those goals.

Job Description:

Provided supportive services to adults with a diagnosed severe and persistent mental illness in the milieu of a residential home/facility. Supportive services include meal prep, cleaning, transportation to and from appointments and/or community integration outings.

Assists with administration of medications as ordered by a licensed medical professional.

Assists clients in activities of daily living (ADLs) necessary to reach their personal goals on their Service Plan.

Collaborates with all treatment team members regarding menu planning, shopping, preparation of meals and kitchen clean up.

Oversees house safety (fire drills, security of house at night, arbitration of disputes among residents, monitor and report maintenance safety issues, etc.)

Document all meaningful interactions with residents at the end of each shift according to policy and Oregon Administrative Rules.

Responsible for documenting all incidents prior to completion of shifts and notifying supervisor immediately of any critical incident.

Must attend all staff meetings.

Staff must be awake and alert at all times.

Staff will maintain professional boundaries and ethics at all times.

Shifts Available:

Full-time, Part-time


High School Diploma or equivalent

QMHA credential preferred


Must be 18 years of age or older

Caregiving experience or volunteer work within Social Services

Comfortable using computers including electronic health records

Salary: $13.00 /hour

Sequoia Mental Health Services

Why Work Here?

Great Benefits, Room for Growth and the Opportunity to Make a Difference!

At Sequoia Mental Health Services (SMHS) we create opportunities and enrich the lives of people who struggle with mental health and/or addictions. We provide opportunities for housing, employment and recovery, opportunities for families to reconnect. We believe that all people have the ability to recover; to develop the skills and resources needed to determine their own path, to manage their own wellness, and to re-discover their own identity. Sequoia is committed to excellence in all areas of its business. As such, we offer a competitive employee benefits package to eligible full-time employees, including but not limited to: - Medical/dental/vision coverage with NO employee premium - Life and Short term disability insurance - 24 days of Paid Leave per year - 403(b) retirement savings plan - Flexible Spending Account (FSA) - Paid Holidays


Beaverton, OR