Residential Counselor (PRN)
July 26, 2017
Works with the treatment team to develop and maintain a therapeutic milieu and classroom setting assuring the health, safety, and therapeutic support of all youth. Assists with classroom instruction and both coordination and implementation of healthy age appropriate activities for residents during times/days when school is closed or not in session. Facilitates and documents various therapeutic and educational groups in support of each youth’s treatment plan.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) in human services related area from four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience working in a residential treatment setting, or with high-risk youth and families, is preferred. Bilingual in Spanish language is preferred. Current driver’s license with acceptable driving record and proof of auto insurance.
Ability to successfully complete First Aid, CPR, and manual restraint training, to be provided by agency