Youth Counselor Relief

UMFS is seeking PRN Evening and Overnight Relief Youth Counselors for the Child and Family Healing Center located in Richmond, VA.

SUMMARY

Participate as a member of the treatment teams in Child & Family Healing Center’s residential program to meet the social, recreational, behavioral, and educational needs of youth exhibiting acute emotional and behavioral difficulties. Plan, implement, and participate in social and recreational activities for youth. Provide support primarily to assigned Cottage, and additional support in other cottages as needed.  Provide a safe and therapeutic milieu that meets the physical and emotional needs of our clients. Implement treatment protocols established by a multi-disciplinary team.  Attend to the administrative functions by, completing required documentation and actively participating in professional development opportunities offered at UMFS. 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE  

Bachelor’s degree in related field and six months of experience working with youth or the equivalent combination of education and experience. 

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS 

Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record and proof of auto insurance. First Aid, CPR, and manual restraint certification. 

BENEFITS

401(k), 401(k) match up to 6%

Virginia United Methodist Credit Union

Christmas Club

and more…

 

EOE