Residential Counselor - Home Base (225)

Position Summary:

Center For Family Services is seeking motivated and compassionate individuals for the Residential Counselor positions within its HomeBase Program.  The positions available are in a growing program that provides transitional living assistance for young men age 16-20. Through HomeBase, young men have the opportunity to participate in community activities and to work together to support each other, encouraging them to care about themselves and others. The program also helps young men develop an independent living plan and set goals for a positive future. The Residential Counselor is a key member of the program's team in providing direct counseling services and support to young men in the program.

Location: Camden, NJ

Job Status: Relief

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Residential Counselor engages in caring supervision and structure for youth in residence which is consistent with stated goals and objectives. This individual teaches budgeting and money management skills and also provides life and social skills training, guides, instructs, and counsels youth in the program. The Residential Counselor oversees goal setting groups and provides on-to-one assistance. The Residential Counselor ensures that youth complete their goals as set forth in their treatment plan.


  • High School Diploma is required but a Bachelor's Degree is preferred

  • Two years' experience working with adolescents

  • Current driver's license with a good driving record of at least three years

  • Vehicle with current insurance and registration

About Employment at Center For Family Services: Apply and get hired at Center For Family Services, a leader in the non-profit sector and named as a top workplace in the region since 2010. As part of our team, you will be recognized as our most valuable resource. Our staff balance best practices with personalized care. Together our team makes a positive difference in the lives of people in need. If you're interested in a rewarding career, Center For Family Services is a great place to grow as a professional. For more information about our top workplace, please visit Center For Family Services website at

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