Residential Counselor

***UMFS is currently seeking Evening Youth Counselors to the the Leland team.  Bilingual preferred but not required.***

SUMMARY

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.

EOE