Awake Overnight Counselor – $2,000 Staff Retention Bonus!


Website Lifeworks, Inc

Job Title: Awake Overnight Teacher/Counselor

  • A copy of a Covid-19 vaccination of two shots will be required
  • $2,000 Staff Retention Bonus!

Hours: 40 hours per week

Work Shift: Wednesday (10pm – 8am = 10 hrs), Thursday (10pm- 8am), Friday (10pm – 8am = 10 hrs.), Sat (10pm – 8am = 10 hrs.), Sunday (10pm-8am)

Days Off:  Sunday, Monday, Tuesday

Yearly Rate: $38,147.00

Hourly Rate: $18.33

Locations: Norwood, MA

Job ID#: 650

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As an Overnight Teacher/Counselor (Awake) at Lifeworks, Inc you will be a direct support professional (DSP) supporting people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a residential program. You will be working in a beautiful home in a suburban town outside of Boston and receive a staff retention bonus shortly after joining our team.

If you are an adaptable, creative and caring person who enjoys working as part of a team helping individuals live as independently and safely as possible in their community, then we’d like to talk with you about joining our team of Overnight Teacher/Counselors (Awake) who are dedicated Direct Support Professionals (DSP).

In your role as an Awake Overnight Teacher/Counselor (Awake), you and your team will work together with the people we serve to develop their independence skills thereby increasing each person’s quality of life, providing case management, and teaching skills to enhance their abilities and provide advocacy on their behalf, as well as, build and strengthen their lives.

Excellent benefits package that includes:

  • 403(B) matching
  • Excellent Salary
  • $2,000 staff retention bonus, payable after 4 & 6 months
  • Health Insurance with 2 plan choices and a 75% employer contribution. Benefits available upon hire
  • Dental, Vision, and Short-Term disability insurance is available
  • 4.4 weeks of Paid Time Off in your first year of employment
  • Long-Term Disability insurance & Life Insurance free for employees
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account


  • A copy of a Covid-19 vaccination of two shots will be required
  • GED or High School Diploma
  • Valid driver’s license & personal vehicle required

For a full list of job opportunities or to learn more about Lifeworks, please visit

Please contact our recruiter for further information

HR Recruiter

789 Clapboardtree Street

Westwood, MA

781-540-4016 (c)

781-762-4001 (w)

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