Residential Counselor - Full Time Overnight- Together, Glassboro NJ

***500 Sign on Bonus***  Center for Family Services is offering all new hires a $500 bonus!   The bonus will be paid in two installments.  The signing bonus is taxable, and all regular payroll taxes will be withheld.

Center For Family Services is seeking a responsible, dedicated individual to fill the Residential Counselor Position with our Together Program. We are looking for an experienced and professional Residential Counselor.  This position requires patience, dedication, understanding, and a passion for engaging and providing supervision and structure for youth. This position requires providing program management including carrying out direct service activities pertinent to the goals of the program.

Location: Glassboro, New Jersey

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Residential Counselor works with and engages youths (13-17 years old) as well as assists in providing life skills education. They co-lead groups with therapists and counselors and ensure that program structure is consistent with stated goals and objectives. The Residential Counselor supervises programs for youth while ensuring structure within the programs. They ensure that daily living needs are met through directly working with youth. This is an awake overnight position.

Requirements: 

  • High School or equivalent required but a 4 year college degree is preferred
  • At least 3 years' experience working with youth required
  • Must be available for day, evening, weekends, and holidays
  • Must complete mandatory training for Residential Programs
  • Must successfully complete criminal background checks and drug testing
  • Current driver's license with a driving record of at least three years
  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration 

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.