Center for Family Services is seeking a motivated, culturally sensitive, organized and experienced individual for the Senior Residential Counselor position within its Juntos Program. This is a part time position in a quickly growing organization that positively influences children and teens. The Senior Residential Counselor is dedicated to successfully reaching program goals, provides oversight to a large team of counselors, and ensures the health and well-being and daily living needs of program youth are met. This is a Weekend Only Position
Location: Burlington, New Jersey
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Senior Residential Counselor provides administrative supervision to a team of counselors as well as coordinates recreation activities, medical consultant appointments, and all aspects of over the counter and prescription medications for program youth. The Senior Residential Counselor sees the program's big picture needs and regularly schedules meetings with staff to discuss plans and address areas of potential program. This individual assures the continued training and development of program staff and coordinates program activities with appropriate liaison agencies. The Senior Residential Counselor develops and promotes relationships with other social service and related agencies and represents the program in the community. This individual co-leads groups and coordinates appointments with therapists, assists residential counselors in providing life skills education and works closely with staff in carrying out and following through on education and jobs related goals.
All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Many positions require motor vehicle record evaluations and medical clearances. Center for Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.
All interested applicants should email a cover letter, indicating desired position and salary requirements, along with resume